#5 COURTNEY McKIERNAN

Position Height Year
Midfield/Attack 5-4 Junior

Hope, RI
Scituate High School
 

Biographical Info

Junior Year (2012): Played in 15 games, starting nine of them....posted two goals and seven assists for nine points, while totaling 42 ground balls, seven draw controls and 26 caused turnovers....led the Anchorwomen in caused turnovers, while ranking second in ground balls...her 26 caused turnovers ranks fifth all-time in single-season program history...scored goals against Lasell on March 15 and against Simmons on April 21, while tallying a season-high three assists against Keene State on April 14...recorded a season-high five ground balls on four occasions, a season-high two draw controls on three occasions, and a season-high five caused turnovers on two occasions.

Sophomore Year (2011): Played in 13 games, starting all of them...totaled six goals and 13 assists for 19 points, while registering 35 shots, 42 ground balls, 14 draw controls and 14 caused turnovers...led the team in caused turnovers and tied for second in ground balls...posted season bests of two goals and seven ground balls in a 15-11 win at Worcester State on March 22...handed out a season-high three assists in the season opener at Emmanuel on March 19. 

Freshman Year (2010):
Played in 13 games, starting all of them...totaled three goals and one assist for four points to go along with 11 shots, 46 ground balls, 21 draw controls and 20 caused turnovers...led the team in ground balls and was second in caused turnovers...had one goal, four ground balls and a caused turnover vs. Keene State on April 10...named the Little East Conference Defensive Player of the Week once.

High School:
Earned All-State and All-Division honors in volleyball while at Scituate High School...2008 graduate...named team MVP.

Personal: Born March 31, 1990...psychology major...transfer from Siena College.