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Cass Cursaro

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Adelaide, Australia

High School:
Sacred Heart College

Height:
5-11

Position:
Midfield


2011 (Sophomore):
• Made her season debut against Virginia after returning from a 2010 injury
• Played in eight games
• Scored first goal of 2011 at Cincinnati

2010 (Freshman)
• Started all four games that she appeared in before going down for the season with an injury
• A big contributor in those four games, tallying five goals and two assists, while also picking five ground balls and causing three turnovers
• Scored a pair of goals and added a ground ball in her collegiate debut at Penn State (2/14)
• Notched a hat trick and added an assist in an upset road win at Virginia (2/20)
• Tallied a pair of ground balls and two caused turnovers and added an assist in a win at UMBC (2/23)
• Caused a turnover and picked a ground ball before getting injured in a loss to Denver (3/3)

Before Loyola
• Member of the Australian Senior Women's Lacrosse Team where she was a teammate of Greyhounds head coach Jen Adams, teammate Marlee Paton, Sarah Mollison, who plays at Maryland, and Kirsty Faulder, who plays at Denver
• Scored three goals and was fourth on the team with nine ground balls in the 2009 Women's World Cup and led the U19 Australian Lacrosse Team to the silver in 2007
• Played for the Brighton Bombers Lacrosse Club for Coach Mary Pickett, where she led the team with 52 goals and 22 assists and a victory in the 2009 Velocity Women's League title game

Personal
• Cassandra Jane Cursaro
• Daughter of Giuseppe and Kathryn Cursaro
• Has an older brother, Thomas, and an older sister Melanie
• Born in Morphett Vale, South Australia

Cursaro's Career Statistics

YEAR GP GS G A PTS SH SOG GW FPG GB DC TO CT
2010 4 4 5 2 7 16 12 0 0 5 1 7 3
2011 8 0 1 0 1 4 2 0 1 1 0 2 1
TOTAL 12 4 6 2 8 20 14 0 1 6 1 9 4