Former Boulder HIgh School attack/midfielder Audrey Brown was one of 10 newcomers named to the 2017 UMass Lowell Women’s Lacrosse roster. Head Coach Carissa Medeiros announced the 2017 roster in August.
The River Hawks welcome Alexis Knoblock (Cicero, N.Y.), Kyra Lowenberg (Amherst, N.H.), Audrey Brown (Boulder, Co.), Keeley Henry (Horsham, Pa.), Nicole Sheintul (Baldwin, N.Y.), Kendra Nolan (Oak Ridge, N.J.), Samantha Lee (Pelham, N.Y.), Cameron McKelvin (Westminster, Md.), Hana Caster (North Attleboro, Mass.) and Brianna Spinnato (Baltimore, Md.).
“We are so excited about our incoming class of freshmen this year,” said Medeiros. “They represent lacrosse programs all across the country, and will bring with them a wealth of experience and uniquely different styles of play that will undoubtedly add to the depth of our squad.”
Brown’s bio from the UMass Lowell website is presented below.
Name: Audrey Brown
Hometown/High School: Boulder, Co./Boulder High School
Position: Attack/ Midfield
Club Team: Team 180
High School: Four-year varsity lacrosse player for Boulder High … state Championship finalists freshman and sophomore year … led her team to the state semifinals as a junior … was a member of the Jewish club.
Personal: Daughter of Ben and Angela … has a total of six siblings, three brothers and three sisters … sister Sarah plays lacrosse at Colorado University … loves singing and baking … favorite TV shows include Grey’s Anatomy, Gossip Girl and Friday Night Lights … favorite professional team is the Denver Broncos … lists Serena Williams as her favorite athlete … hopes to travel after college.
Coach Medeiros on Brown: “Audrey is really skilled at the draw and eager to learn and be coached. She is great kid and has a tremendous lacrosse IQ. We anticipate her being able to add a lot of depth to our midfield.”
The River Hawks finished 2016, their first year of Division 1 play, with a 1-16. They compete in the America East Conference.