17 - Sara Cox
Sara  Cox
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chatham, N.J.
High School: Chatham
Position: D

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Chatham H.S. for coach Deb Marriott...senior captain...2008 and 2009 U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American...earned 2009 first team All-Daily Record honors...during 2009, was named first team All-Morris County and first team All-Iron Hills Conference, while during 2008 she earned second team All-Morris County and second team All-Iron Hills Conference accolades...led the team in interceptions from 2007-2009...team won the 2008 Group 1 New Jersey State championship and was the Tournament of Champions runner-up...played club lacrosse for the STEPS Elite for coach Mike Walsh...also a two-year member of the varsity basketball team...named the team's 2009 Most Improved Player...team was the 2009 Group 2 State runner-up...2008-2009 Scholar Athlete.

Personal: Daughter of Paul and Peggy Cox...her mother was a member of the rowing team at Notre Dame...has two brothers (Jason and Tyler)...her brother, Tyler, is a member of the lacrosse team at the University of Scranton (Class of 2011)...her aunt Janet Valickus (Class of 1980), her uncle Paul Valickus (Class of 1979) and her cousin Kathryn Valickus (Class of 2007) all graduated from Holy Cross...has not yet declared a major.