27 Laney Ballard
27 Laney Ballard
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: New Windsor, Md.
High School: Gerstell Academy
Previous College: Shippensburg
Position: A
Major: Anthropology and Environmental Studies
Minor: Spanish
Club Team: Check-Hers Elite
gp 5
p 7
g 3
a 4

2018: CAC All-Academic Team.

Shippensburg (2017): Played for Nicole Miller ... Notched three points (2g, 1a) during fall ball ... Saw action in five games as the goalkeeper after volunteering for the position ... Made collegiate debut at Wilmington (Del.) (Feb. 25) ... Picked up first career start vs. Bloomsburg (Mar. 18) ... Finished with a 1-1 record ... Posted a 9.19 GAA in 169:41 minutes ... Recorded 17 saves ... Season-best eight stops and first career ground ball vs. Bloomsburg (Mar. 18).

Gerstell Academy: 2016 graduate ... Two-sport athlete (soccer, lacrosse) ... Lacrosse: Coached by Josh Gochnauer ... Tallied approximately 135 goals and 100 assists during her career ... Member of the Gerstell, Spanish, and History honor societies ... Academic first or second honors all four years ... Won President's Summer Challenge (Community Service and Leadership Studies) all four years ... Finalist for Norm Smith Leadership Award (highest leadership honors) ... Vice President, Diversity Club ... Theater Club ... Special Olympics volunteer ... Interned at middle school.

Personal: Delaney Rosemary Ballard ... Dean's List (Fall '16; Spring '17) at Shippensburg ... Scholar-Athlete Award (Shippensburg) ... Born January 11, 1998 in New Windsor, Md. ... Daughter of Bob and Nichole Ballard ... Father played two years of lacrosse at Maryland ... Grandfather (Jim McGregor) played football at Moorhead State and is in the Mount St. Joseph High School Hall of Fame for football ... Has a sister, Keeley.

Future Aspirations: Non-profit organization that does research and advocacy for people unproportionately affected by climate change and other environmental issues.

Why St. Mary's?: The atmosphere: everyone seemed like they could be my friend, the team and coach, academics, the campus - Everything!

Recent Games
Apr 11 No. 7 York (Pa.) L, 22-12
Apr 14 Frostburg State W, 19-5
Apr 16 Washington College L, 15-8
Apr 18 at Wesley W, 18-5
Apr 25 No. 3 Salisbury L, 20-8
Apr 28 at #4 seed Christopher Newport L, 19-16
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 5 3
Points 7 5
Goals 3 2
Assists 4 3
Shots 6 5
Shooting percentage 50.0 40.0
Shots on goal 4 3
Shots on goal percentage 66.7 60.0
Free position goals-shots 0-1 0-1
Ground balls 3 2
Draw controls 0 0
Turnovers 4 3
Caused turnovers 1 1
Fouls 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 21 No. 3 Washington and Lee W, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at McDaniel W, 19-11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 No. 15 Catholic L, 16-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Dickinson L, 15-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 at Occidental W, 16-10 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 15 vs. No. 8 Franklin & Marshall L, 13-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Roanoke W, 18-10 1 1 2 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 22 at Randolph-Macon L, 19-15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 at No. 6 Mary Washington L, 18-11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Christopher Newport L, 14-13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Marymount (Va.) W, 13-12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Southern Virginia W, 20-4 2 2 4 0-0 2 0 2 1 2 100.0 2 100.0
Apr 11 No. 7 York (Pa.) L, 22-12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Frostburg State W, 19-5 0 1 1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 Washington College L, 15-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Wesley W, 18-5 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 33.3
Apr 25 No. 3 Salisbury L, 20-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 at #4 seed Christopher Newport L, 19-16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2017-18 5 - 3 4 7 0-1 3 0 4 1 6 50.0 4 66.7
2018-19 1 - 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Total 6 - 3 4 7 0-1 3 0 4 1 6 50.0 4 66.7
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 5 - 3 4 7 0-1 3 0 4 1 6 50.0 4 66.7
Conference 3 - 2 3 5 0-1 2 0 3 1 5 40.0 3 60.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 3 - 3 4 7 0-0 3 0 2 1 3 100.0 3 100.0
Away 2 - 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 2 0 3 0.0 1 33.3
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 5 - 3 4 7 0-1 3 0 4 1 6 50.0 4 66.7
Losses - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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March 2 - 1 1 2 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
April 3 - 2 3 5 0-1 2 0 3 1 5 40.0 3 60.0