ALL-BIG EAST and All-American Candidate
Four-year starter for the Irish ... team's top returning scorer from 2003 ... candidate for all-BIG EAST, all-Region and All-American honors as a senior ... named to coaches' preseason all-BIG EAST team ... will team with Andrea Kinnik as co-captain for the 2004 season ... proven player who comes through in clutch situations ... solid, all-around player at both ends of the field ... tough, tenacious player with a driving will to win ... plays the game with great heart and intensity ... athletic player with excellent lacrosse skills ... constantly working to improve all aspects of her game ... worked her way into the starting lineup as a freshman and has been a starter ever since ... has good speed and continues to improve her stick skills ... threat to score anytime she has the ball ... selected to Dean's List in three of her last four semesters ... comes into her final season at Notre Dame with 63 goals and 21 assists for 84 points in 47 career games ... has started 46 of those 47 games ... ranks seventh all-time in goals (63), eighth in assists (21), sixth in points (84) and 10th in ground balls (74).
AS A JUNIOR: Started all 15 games for Notre Dame ... was second on the Irish in scoring with 27 goals and 14 assists for 41 points ... ranked third in ground balls (31) and second in draw controls with 29 ... second on the team with 67 shots on goal ... first-team all-BIG EAST selection and second-team Brine/IWLCA all-Mid-Atlantic region selection ... had 12 multiple-point games during the season and nine games with two or more goals ... had career-best seven-point game (3g, 4a) in 19-4 win at Ohio University ... turned in career-high four-goal game (also had two assists for six-point game) in 16-13 win at Virginia Tech ... turned in three, three-goal games vs. Ohio, Syracuse and Connecticut ... had four games with two or more assists, including career-high four-assist game vs. Ohio University ... goes into the 2004 season with an 11-game point-scoring streak (22 goals, seven assists) ... had career-high five ground balls versus Yale at Orlando, Fla. ... recorded five draw controls in 13-6 win at Rutgers.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Started all 18 games during the season ... was third in goals (28) and fourth in points (34) ... was also fourth with 62 shots on goal ... had a .452 shooting percentage ... collected 37 ground balls, caused 11 turnovers and had 14 draw controls ... Notre Dame's top scorer in NCAA tournament with five goals and two assists in games versus Ohio State and Princeton ... had 10 multiple-point games and nine games with two or more goals ... recorded five-point game (3g, 2a) in NCAA first round game versus Ohio State ... had four games with three goals (Virginia Tech, Connecticut, Yale and Ohio State) ... had a six-game scoring streak (13g, 2a) between March 30 and April 14.
AS A FRESHMAN: Started 13 of 14 games during the 2001 campaign ... scored eight goals with one assist for nine points ... was fifth on the team with 39 shots on goal ... recorded six ground balls and had 14 draw controls ...scored first collegiate goal versus Denver ... had three-point game (2g, 1a) at Ohio University ... scored a pair of goals versus Georgetown ... closed the season with three goals in the win over Ohio State.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-sport athlete at Hunterdon Central High School ... won 11 letters in soccer (4), basketball (4) and lacrosse (3) ... holds career scoring records in both soccer and lacrosse ... participated in the North-South New Jersey All-Star Game ... played in United States Women's Lacrosse Association National Tournament in Longmeadow, Mass. ... captained all three teams as a senior ... named team MVP as a junior and senior in each sport ... garnered all-state honors as a senior in soccer and lacrosse ... recognized as part of all-conference team in all three sports as a junior and senior ... led soccer team to conference, regional and state championships as a senior ... named to all-city team as a senior in soccer, basketball and lacrosse ... member National Honor Society ... daughter of Robert and Deborah Simon ... has one brother, Eric (`03), who was captain of the Notre Dame men's lacrosse team in 2003 ... father Robert played football at WPI ... born Feb. 27, 1982, in Ridgewood, N.J. ... American studies major in the College of Arts and Letters.
Simon's Career Stats