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17   Annie Thomas
Annie Thomas


Bel Air, Md.

High School:
John Carroll



Worth Noting
• All-Mid-Atlantic Region ('12, '13)
• Two-time All-BIG EAST ('12, '13)
• BIG EAST All-Tournament Team ('12)
• Preseason ILWomen All-American ('13)
• Unanimous Preseason All-BIG EAST ('13)
• Program's Freshman Record holder for assists (31 in '12)
• Tied 27-year-old program record for assists in a game(7 in '13)
• Enters 2013 with 18-game point streak (had a point in all but one game throughout first two seasons)

2013 (Sophomore)
• Appeared in 19 games, starting 18
• All-BIG EAST Second Team
• All-Mid-Atlantic Region First Team
• Preseason ILWomen third-team All-American
• Unanimous Preseason All-BIG EAST Team pick
• Had a point in all but one game, an 18-game streak, including averaging 5.0 points per game in the three postseason contests
• Tied Rita Ciletti's 27-year-old program record for assists in a game, assisting seven of Loyola's first 12 goals at Villanova to set a new career high
• Had 12 points in a three-game stretch, having five points vs. Cincinnati (2g, 3a), three goals at UMBC and four goals vs. Georgetown
• Had three hat tricks, scoring four goals vs. No. 9 Georgetown and at No. 3 North Carolina.
• Added three goals at UMBC
• Assisted Schmitt's game-winning goal with 10 seconds left at No. 16 Towson
• With seven assists at Villanova, set a new career-high with seven points

2012 (Freshman)
• Top ranked freshman in the NCAA in points
• All-Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team
• All-BIG EAST First Team
• With 31 assists, broke the program's 32-year-old freshman record for assists, previously held by Janet Eisenhut (set at 19 in 1980)
• Also ranked second on program's all-time freshman records for goals scored
• Named to BIG EAST All-Tournament Team
• WomensLax.com Rookie of the Week on March 26
• Started first career game at No. 10 Virginia
• Also scored first collegiate goal at UVa, adding one draw control and one ground ball
• Notched a hat trick at No. 20 Johns Hopkins
• Recorded back-to-back four point games (PSU/UMBC), dishing our four assists vs. UMBC
• Notched hat trick at No. 20 James Madison
• Scored the game-winning goal with 37 seconds left in overtime at No. 13 Georgetown and was named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll
• Had five points in back-to-back games vs. No. 6 Notre Dame and at Louisville, scoring four goals and assisting another
• Recorded five points on three goals and two assists vs. Rutgers
• Had five points on three goals and two assists against Villanova
• Broke freshman record for assists in a season during the Villanova game
• Had three goals and one assist at UConn
• Had five points vs. Syracuse in BIG EAST title game, scoring twice and adding three assists

Before Loyola
• Named US Lacrosse All-American as a senior
• Played for the South team at the Under Armour All-America game
• Two-time All-Hartford County ('10, '11)
• Also a two-time All-Metro First Team selection ('10, '11)
• High schoolteam earned a No. 1 national ranking during her freshman season
• Squad also won the IAAM 'A' Conference Crown that year
• Was a two-time IAAM All-Star
• Named to High School Tewaaraton Award Watch List