Women's Lacrosse



Irish Season Ends In First Round Of NCAA Tournament

No. 2 Northwestern knocked off Notre Dame, 12-7.


Records Fall In 22-2 Irish Win Over Cincinnati On Senior Day

Thirteen players scored goals for Notre Dame.


Irish Fall To Top-Ranked Wildcats In Evanston

Lindsay Powell scored three goals in the loss.


No. 6 Irish Stun Rutgers In Overtime, 13-12

Notre Dame scores two goals in final minute of OT.


No. 7 Irish Score Early, Hold On For 17-13 Over No. 16 Cornell

Three Irish players post hat tricks in win


FB: Practice Update April 2

UND.com updates the team practice from Monday, April 2, and looks back at the first eight practices of the spring for 2012.


2012 Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse: A Season in Photos

Images of the Irish from the run to another NCAA tournament.


4/18 Women's Lacrosse vs. Vanderbilt

The Women's Lacrosse team was victorious over Vanderbilt with a score of 12-11 on Wednesday at Arlotta Stadium.


Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse vs Stanford on February 19, 2012

Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse 17-14 victory over Stanford on February 19, 2012.

AS A SENIOR: Started all 18 games for the Irish, providing the team with a capable transition player that could help clear the ball from the defensive side of the field ... scored three goals and dished out four assists ... also added 20 ground balls, 19 draw controls and 10 caused turnovers ... finished fifth on the team in ground balls and sixth in draw controls ... scored goals against No. 16 Cornell, Louisville and No. 3 Syracuse ... tallied assists in wins over Cornell (17-13), Louisville (13-11), Rutgers (13-12) and Villanova (18-5) ... had an assist in three consecutive games from March 17-30 ... had six games with two or more ground balls ... tied career high with three ground balls each against Louisville and in the NCAA Tournament against national champion Northwestern ... had five games with two or more draw controls, including career-high five in a 13-12 overtime win against Rutgers ... filled up stat sheet in win against Louisville, scoring a goal, dishing out an assist, collecting three ground balls and causing two turnovers ... followed that performance with a one assist, one ground ball, one caused turnover and five draw control showing in win against Scarlet Knights ... had an assist, two ground balls and one draw control and caused turnover in 18-5 win versus Villanova ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

AS A JUNIOR: Started all 19 games at midfield for the Irish ... recorded 15 ground balls and caused nine turnovers ... had three ground balls against both California and Hofstra ... was named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in and started 18 games for the Irish ... scored three goals with one assist for four points, taking eight shots on goal ... had 17 ground balls, 18 draw controls and 10 caused turnovers during the season ... scored her first career goal in Notre Dame's 15-10 win over Duquesne (2/27) ... also added an assist and a season-high two caused turnovers in the game ... second goal of career came versus Northwestern (3/30) in 15-5 loss in Evanston, Ill. ... picked up the third goal of the season and for her career in 15-5 win over Cincinnati (4/17) ... had six games with two or more ground balls and six games with two or more draw controls ... equaled a career high with three draw controls against Connecticut (5/1) ... was named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Played in 14 games, making six starts at defensive midfield ... had one assist to go with six ground balls, eight draw controls and three caused turnovers ... first collegiate game came versus Northwestern (2/22) ... made first start against Rutgers (3/17) ... had career-high three draw controls and two caused turnovers in 16-13 win over Loyola (Md.) ... collected first collegiate point with an assist in 16-5 win at Cincinnati (4/3) ... missed six games from April 11 to May 2 with mononucleosis ... returned to play in the NCAA Tournament versus Vanderbilt (5/10) ... was named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Played three sports at St. Catherine's High School in Middlesex, England ... member of lacrosse, netball and tennis teams for four seasons ... also participated in gymnastics and track while in high school ... helped lacrosse team to conference and regional championships in 2007 and 2008 ... served as team captain of lacrosse and netball in her senior year ... member of England's Under-19 World Cup team in 2007 ... played against the Irish in an exhibition match as a member of this team ... was England's MVP in 2007 World Cup game against Canada ... was MVP of Senior Home Internationals with England's Senior World Cup team in 2008 ... full name is Kathryn Mary Newall ... daughter of Graham and Vicki Newall ... has two brothers ... born in Australia ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in finance.

Newall's Career Statistics

Year G-S SOG G A Pts. GB DC CT
2009 14-6 4 0 1 1 6 8 3
2010 18-18 6 3 1 4 17 18 10
2011 19-19 1 0 0 0 15 3 9
2012 18-18 4 3 4 7 20 19 10
Totals 69-61 15 6 6 12 58 48 32

Kate Newall
Kate  Newall


Middlesex, England

High School:
St. Catherine's



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