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Kirsten Wilhelmsen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wallingford, Pa.

High School:
Strath Haven

Height:
5-8

Position:
Attack/Midfield

Major:
Psychology

Kirsten  Wilhelmsen

01/28/2016

Wilhelmsen Named Preseason All-League

Junior was an All-Patriot League Second-Team selection as a sophomore

04/22/2015

Wilhelmsen Picks Up Academic All-League Laurels

Sophomore was also a Second Team All-League selection this season

04/20/2015

Women's Lax Pair Garners All-League Honors

Wilhelmsen, Rath named to the All-Patriot League Second Team

04/18/2015

Iona Stifles Comeback Bid in Overtime

Five goals from Carver not enough as Leopards end season with 13-12 overtime defeat

04/11/2015

Colgate Jumps Ahead Early, Downs Women's Lax

Raiders scored the first four goals and never looked back to put the game out of reach

02/22/2015

Lafayette vs. UC Davis

Photos by Rick Smith

04/12/2014

WLAX vs. Colgate

Lafayette vs. Colgate

03/15/2014

Lafayette vs Loyola

Photos by Rick Smith

03/08/2014

Women's Lacrosse at Navy

Photos by Kenya Allen

03/01/2014

WLAX vs. Binghamton

WLAX vs. Binghamton

2015 All-Patriot League Second Team
2015 Academic All-Patriot League
2014 All-Patriot League Second Team

2015:
Started all 17 games at attack and in the midfield for the Maroon and White as a sophomore...named to the All-Patriot League Second Team...was an Academic All-Patriot League selection...led the team in scoring with 47 goals and five assists for 52 points on the year...ranked third in the Patriot League and 32nd nationally in goals per game (2.76)...also ranked sixth in the conference in points per game (3.06)...led the team in draw controls with 45 to go along with 23 ground balls, good enough for third on the squad...also caused 14 turnovers...posted at least a point in all 17 games, inlcuding just three games without multiple points...recorded seven games with three goals or more...scored 12 goals over a three-game stretch with four against UC Davis (2/22), five versus Wagner (2/25) and three with an assist at Temple (2/28)...has a another four-game stretch later in the year with 16 scores, including three at Villanova (3/25), six at Boston U. (3/28), two against Holy Cross (3/22) and five in the win over Saint Mary's (4/1)...posted her best performance of the year in the win over Bucknell (4/8), tallying six goals and an assist in the 14-11 victory...picked up a season-high six draw controls in the loss to Loyola (3/14)...caused a season-high four turnovers against Villanova (3.25).

2014:
Started all 17 games in her freshman season...named to the All-Patriot League Second Team...was second on the team with 36 goals...picked up 21 ground balls, 17 draw controls and 15 caused turnovers...scored her first collegiate points with two goals and an assist at Marist (2/17)...netted a season-high six goals against American (4/5)...tallied five goals and an assist against Iona (4/19).

At Strath Haven
: Four-year varsity letter winner in lacrosse and soccer...served as captain during her senior year in both sports...named Team MVP for both sports...First Team All-Delco and All-Central League for both sports... 2013 All-American and Academic All-American winner in lacrosse...All-Philadelphia Team in lacrosse...was named Top Female Scholar Athlete...National Honor Society member.

Personal: Daughter of Tom and Tina Wilhelmsen...has two brothers, Steven and Dan...born on Feb. 25, 1995.