20 - Kat Sutton
Kat Sutton
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
High School: Saratoga Springs
Position: A/M

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Captain...enters the season ranked seventh all-time at Holy Cross with 79 career draw controls.

2012: Served as a team captain...missed the entire season due to injury, and received a medical redshirt...member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy...earned Patriot League Academic Honor Roll accolades.

2011: Started in all 17 games…earned second team All-Patriot League honors…led the team with 35 goals and a career-best 44 points…tied for 10th in the Patriot League with 2.06 goals per game…second on the team with a career-best nine assists…led the team with a career-best 14 free-position goals…her 0.82 free-position goals per game were third in the Patriot League…tied for the team-lead with 27 draw controls...tied for third with a career-best 21 ground balls…posted a career-best eight caused turnovers...recorded at least one point in the first 15 games of the season, extending her point scoring streak to 44 straight games…netted at least one goal in the first 14 games, as her goal scoring streak went to 43 games…scored two goals, including the game-winner, against Yale (2/26)…posted three goals and two assists in the win at Sacred Heart (3/19)…tallied four goals and one assist at Vermont (3/30)…netted three goals in the victory over Navy (4/2)…earned Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week (4/4) honors for her performances versus Vermont and Navy…scored a season-best five goals with one assist in the win at Lafayette (4/23)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Named second team All-Patriot League…played in all 17 games with 16 starts…led the team with a career-best 36 goals, while ranking second with 42 points and fifth with six assists…scored at least one goal in all 17 games…her 2.12 goals per game tied for seventh in the Patriot League...second on the team with 27 draw controls and tied for fifth with 17 ground balls…led the team with 11 free-position goals…tallied four goals in the win over Mount St. Mary’s (3/3)…recorded three goals and two assists in the victory over Vermont (3/13)…netted the game-winner against Bucknell (4/3)…had five goals and an assist in the win over American (4/24).

2009: Played in all 16 games with 12 starts....named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week twice...ranked fourth on the team with 20 goals and fifth with 24 points, in addition to dishing out four assists...second on the team with 25 draw controls...picked up 14 ground balls and caused five turnovers...scored at least one goal in the last 12 games of the season...recorded her first collegiate assist in the season-opening victory over UMass (2/17)...scored her first collegiate goal and added an assist at UMBC (3/6)...had two goals and one assist at Bucknell (3/28)... named Patriot League Rookie of the Week (4/6), after posting two goals against Yale (4/1), and two goals and one assist in the double-overtime win over Lehigh (4/4)...earned Patriot League Rookie of the Week (4/19) honors for the second time, scoring two against UConn (4/15) and a season-best three goals in the win over American (4/18).

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Saratoga Springs H.S. in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., for coach Sue Hoffman...senior captain...earned U.S. Lacrosse All-America honors in 2008...led the team in scoring with 59 goals and 39 assists for 98 points as a senior, in addition to picking up 70 ground balls...received the team’s MVP Award and the school’s Outstanding Athlete Award in 2008...totaled 51 goals and 18 assists for 69 points as a junior...earned first team All-Star accolades from the Times Union and the Saratogian in 2007 and 2008...received first team Suburban Council All-Star honors in 2007 and 2008, after being a second team selection in 2005 and 2006...four-time member of the New York State Scholar-Athlete Team...member of the Albany Elite club team for coach Lindsey Hart, playing in the 2007 Empire State Games...also a four-year member and senior captain of the varsity tennis team...member of the Saratogian All-Star tennis team in 2007 and 2008...member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Rod and Amy Sutton...has one sister (Patricia)...her sister currently serves as the Crusaders’ assistant coach, and is Holy Cross’ career record holder in goals (215) and points (291)...a Sociology major.

Sutton's Career Statistics

2009 16 20 4 24 0 14 25 5
2010 17 36 6 42 1 17 27 4
2011 17 35 9 44 1 21 27 8
Total 50 91 19 110 2 52 79 17