Women's Lacrosse

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04/19/2013

Comeback Attempt At No. 5/5 Syracuse Falls Short For No. 7/7 Irish, 11-8

Notre Dame couldn't overcome 7-3 halftime deficit.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in six games ... recorded two draw controls and one caused turnover, with all three coming against No. 1 Syracuse.

AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in seven games ... credited with one ground ball, two caused turnovers and an assist ... got a ground ball against Detroit ... caused one turnover against both Cincinnati and No. 19 UConn ... assisted on a goal against No. 5 Syracuse at the Carrier Dome ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Collegiate High School in the spring of 2012 ... earned 11 letters during high school career - three in field hockey and four each in indoor track & field and lacrosse ... senior captain for lacrosse and track & field ... four-year starter in lacrosse ... selected as an Under Armour All-American as a sophomore and junior ... named to the Virginia National Team during both years as well ... tabbed all-league, all-state and All-American after leading team in points and assists as a senior ... named team MVP and selected as Collegiate School's Most Outstanding Female Ahlete ... selected all-league and all-state as a junior ... helped team to League of Independent Schools title three times ... named Richmond tournament MVP for all-star lacrosse ... helped squad to Top of the Bay Tournament title ... also named an Academic All-American as a junior ... standout on the track as well ... named league and Virginia Runner of the Year as a senior ... named all-league, all-state and all-metro multiple times ... school record holder in the 55m, 4x200m relay, 300m, 4x400m relay and the 500m ... league record holder in the 300m dash and the 4x200m relay ... apart of team that broke state record in the 4x200m relay ... named a two-time team MVP and also earned rookie of the year honors and the award for excellence in track ... in field hockey helped squad to league and state championships ... earned the coaches' award ... reached National Silver Standard three times ... active off the field ... worked for the school newspaper as a writer ... was a Geronimo Youth Girls Lacrosse coach and ref ... in the Spanish and Latin Club ... active in community service all four years ... named aRichmond Times Dispatch Scholar-Athlete ... earned the Lexus Student-Athlete Award ... spent all four years on the honor roll ... received an AP Scholar Award ... club teams included Geronimo Elite, DC Metro Seniors, Virginia National Team and DC Under Armour Team ... born in Richmond, Va., to Tommy and Teri Pruitt ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in finance while also pursuing a degree in film, television and theatre from the College of Arts & Letters.

Pruitt's Career Statistics

Year G-S SOG G A Pts. GB DC CT
2013 7-0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2
2014 6-0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
2015 4-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2016 12-0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 29-0 0 0 1 1 1 4 4

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Austin Pruitt
Austin  Pruitt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Richmond, Va.

High School:
Collegiate School

Height:
5-10

Position:
Midfield / Defense

Event Calendar

Delta

January 15
10:00 AM
Team USA
Bradenton, Fla. (IMG Academy)
February 5
1:00 PM
Northwestern
Notre Dame, Ind. (Loftus Sports Center)
February 10
7:00 PM
Liberty
Notre Dame, Ind. (Loftus Sports Center)
February 11
3:00 PM
Detroit
Notre Dame, Ind. (Loftus Sports Center)
February 14
7:00 PM
Marquette
Notre Dame, Ind. (Loftus Sports Center)
February 18
1:00 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, Mich. (TBD)
February 23
6:00 PM
Elon
Burlington, N.C. (Rudd Field)
February 26
12:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Koskinen Stadium)
March 4
1:00 PM
Louisville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Arlotta Stadium)
March 7
7:00 PM
Ohio State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Arlotta Stadium)
March 11
1:00 PM
Princeton
Princeton, N.J. (Alumni Stadium)
March 15
4:00 PM
Towson
Towson, Md. (Johnny Unitas Stadium)
March 18
12:00 PM
Virginia
Charlottesville, Va. (Klockner Stadium)
March 26
12:00 PM
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y. (Carrier Dome)
April 2
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Arlotta Stadium)
April 6
1:00 PM
Kennesaw State
Atlanta, Ga. (Fifth Third Bank Stadium)
April 15
12:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Arlotta Stadium)
April 22
12:00 PM
Boston College
Newton, Mass. (Newton Campus Lax & Soccer Field)
April 27
TBA
ACC Tournament
Richmond, Va. (Sports Backer Stadium)
April 28
TBA
ACC Tournament
Richmond, Va. (Sports Backer Stadium)
April 29
TBA
ACC Tournament
Richmond, Va. (Sports Backer Stadium)
April 30
TBA
ACC Tournament
Richmond, Va. (Sports Backer Stadium)
May 12
TBA
NCAA First Round
TBD
May 14
TBA
NCAA Second Round
TBD
May 20
TBA
NCAA Elite Eight
TBD
May 21
TBA
NCAA Elite Eight
TBD
May 26
TBA
NCAA Final Four
Foxboro, Mass. (Gillette Stadium)
May 28
TBA
NCAA Final Four
Foxboro, Mass. (Gillette Stadium)

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