5 Olivia McCarthy
5 Olivia McCarthy
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Sea Girt, N.J.
High School: Manasquan
Position: M
Major: Undeclared

As a sophomore: Earned the start in all 16 contests on the 2012 season ... Scored five goals on just 10 shots, also dishing out eight helpers for 13 points on the year ... Recorded career highs in points (3) and goals (2) against Sacred Heart on April 20 (2g, 1a) ... Went 1-for-3 on free-position opportunities ... Picked up six ground balls with seven draw controls and a caused turnover.

As a freshman: Appeared in 10 contests, earning three starts in the final four games of the season ... Recorded a tally against Robert Morris April 3 and another at home against Central Connecticut April 14 ... Added an assist against Sacred Heart April 8 ... Fired nine shots with five on goal ... Picked up a ground ball against Siena March 1 ... Finished fourth on the team in draw controls with 17, including six at Wagner April 21, an individual player high on the season ... The performance was also good to tie her for sixth in the single-game program records ... Named an NEC Academic Honor Roll selection.

Before Bryant: A 2010 graduate of Manasquan High School, McCarthy was a four-year varsity starter in lacrosse ... Named 2008 Offensive Player of the Year by the Coast Star as a sophomore ... Led the team in scoring with 60 goals and 15 assists as a junior, also scoring her 100th career goal that season ... Played club for T3 Shore Club ... Also a member of the Manasquan cross country team.

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Diane McCarthy, Olivia Rose McCarthy was born March 25, 1992.


Goals: 2 at Sacred Heart (April 20, 2012)
Assists: 2 vs. Saint Francis (PA) (April 13, 2012)
Points: 3 at Sacred Heart (April 20, 2012)
Ground balls: 2 vs. Robert Morris (April 15, 2012)
Draw controls: 6 at Wagner (April 21, 2011)
Caused turnovers: 1 vs. Robert Morris (April 15, 2012)