10 - Annie Boylan
Annie Boylan
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Phillips Academy Andover
Position: M

Enters the season fifth all-time at Holy Cross with 74 career draw controls.

2009: Started all 16 games...ranked third on the team with a career-best 10 assists, while she also recorded six goals and a career-best 16 points...led the team with 31 draw controls...finished fifth on the team with a career-best 22 ground balls...posted one goal and one assist for two points versus UMass (2/17), Siena (3/11), Fairfield (4/7) and Lafayette (4/11).

2008: Played in all 16 games with 14 starts...recorded a career-best eight goals, while she also had four assists for 12 points...led the team in draw controls with a career-best 43 which ranked second all-time at the school for a single-season...picked up 12 ground balls and recorded a career-best five caused turnovers...scored her first collegiate goal in the game at UC Davis (3/3)...had one goal and one assist at Colgate (3/8)...scored two goals at Navy (3/14)...recorded one goal and one assist in the 19-8 victory over Lafayette (4/5)...netted two goals in the 13-9 win over Sacred Heart (4/16).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Phillips Academy Andover...team captain as a senior...a four-year member of the field hockey team as she was a senior captain...in 2006 she received the Abbot Field Hockey Award which is given annually to a girl who has excelled in varsity sports and whose loyalty and good sportsmanship exemplify the highest ideals of Andover athletics...also a competitive horseback rider who has won one national championship and three reserve national championships...earned the 2007 Fuller Prize which is awarded to a member of the senior class who, having been at Andover for at least two years, has best exemplified and upheld in his or her life and work at Andover the ideals and traditions of the school...in 2006 she won the Stiles Prize which is awarded to the member of the Upper Middle Class whose judgment and loyalty to the school have been exemplary...Coordinator for Community Service Project (Pen Pals Writing Workshop).

Personal: Daughter of Dean and Vicki Boylan...her father was the captain of the Yale hockey team and graduated in 1973...he also played in the North American Hockey League for the Syracuse Blazers and was the captain for the Philadelphia Firebirds, while he also played for the New York Golden Blades of the World Hockey Association...has one brother (Dean) and one sister (Colleen)...her brother played football at Ohio Wesleyan...pursuing a degree from the Center for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies (CISS).