Two Leopards finished in double digits
Lafayette opens its season on Friday at home against La Salle
Ptasinski achieves perfect semester GPA of 4.0
Ottewill-Soulsby had a career-high six blocks
Colgate scored 50 of its 76 points in the second half
Photos by Athletic Communications
Photos by: Nicole Palmasano
Lafayette Women's basketball at Lehigh (2/18/17)
Photos by Nicole Palmasano
Photos by Rick Smith
2015-16: Appeared in 28 of 29 games in her debut season on College Hill…cracked the starting lineup in 18 of her final 19 appearances...led team in both rebounds (8) and steals (4) in 21 minutes off the bench at Wagner (12/9)...made first-career collegiate start against Richmond (12/28)...grabbed a team-best 10 rebounds the following afternoon versus Coppin St. (12/29)...handed out five assists and shot 3-for-4 from the field at Loyola (1/2)…reached double figures in scoring for the first time with an 11-point effort against Army West Point (1/6)...set new season-highs in points (17) and assists (7) in a home win over Boston U. (1/9)...named Patriot League ROTW on Jan. 10 following those two performances...matched her season-high with 10 rebounds against Holy Cross (2/10)…registered four steals in back-to-back games against Navy (2/13) and American (2/17), and had a season-high five swipes the following week at Bucknell (2/24)…averaged 3.1 points and 3.8 rebounds per game on the season.
At North Shore: Led women’s basketball team to its first Long Island Championship in program history as a senior, sinking the go-ahead free throws late in a 49-47 victory...a five-year letterwinner in basketball...member of three Nassau County Championship-winning teams...three-year captain, three-time all-county performer and two-time all-state honoree...two-time Newsday All-Long Island Team member...scored over 1,000 points in her high school career...also lettered for four years in soccer and lacrosse...named to the Scholar-Athlete team for both basketball and lacrosse...two-time all-county player in lacrosse, with team winning a pair of Nassau County titles...also an all-conference performer in soccer...a four-year high honor roll student...member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society...played AAU basketball for the Long Island Lightning.
Personal: Daughter of John and Theresa Cantwell...her mother, the former Theresa O’Connell, is a former basketball player at Lafayette, ranking 12th in program history with 1,178 points for her career...she served as a team captain during her senior season in 1989-90...has one younger brother, Greg...born October 28, 1997.