27 - Catherine Furman
Catherine Furman
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Garden City
Position: M

2009: Played all 16 games with five starts...recorded one goal and one assist for two points...picked up 16 ground balls, while she tallied eight draw controls and four caused turnovers...posted her first collegiate point with an assist against Harvard (2/21)...scored her first collegiate goal in the 16-12 win in the season-finale at American (4/18).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Garden City H.S. in Garden City, N.Y., for coach Diane Chapman...earned honorable mention All-America honors in 2008...received All-County accolades in 2007 and honorable mention All-County honors in 2006...team won the New York State Class B, Long Island and County championships in 2006, 2007 and 2008...member of the Long Island Yellow Jackets club team for coach Carol Rose...team went undefeated in the summer of 2008...also a two-year member of the varsity soccer team.

Personal: Daughter of Ronald and Theresa Furman...her father was a member of the golf team at St. John's and graduated in 1979, and is the Senior VP Media/Advertising Sales for the NFL...has two brothers (Ryan and Michael) and one sister (Elizabeth)...has not yet declared a major.