Senior (2010)... Named to the NFHCA All-American third team ... NFHCA West Region first team ... All-Big Ten first team ... Was selected to appear in the NFHCA Senior Game in College Park, Md. ... Was one of six players to start all 22 games for the Wolverines ... Helped a defense that had six shutouts and a 1.71 goals against ... Had the team's two defensive saves against Connecticut (Sept. 5) and Northwestern (Oct. 15) ... Scored both goals off penalty corners in the 2-0 win over Iowa (Oct. 10) ... Scored the game-winning goal in overtime in the 4-3 win over James Madison (Sept. 10) ... Had a penalty-stroke goal against Ohio State (Oct. 22) ... Had one of Michigan's six goals in the shutout win over Quinnipiac (Sept. 19) ... Assisted in back-to-back games against Central Michigan (Sept. 12) and Albany (Sept. 18) ... Led the Wolverines with 80 shot attempts, 30 of which were on goal.
Junior (2009)... First team All-Big Ten... named to Big Ten All-Tournament team... first team Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region selection... Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 5)... led the Wolverines in scoring (19 goals) and tallied five assists on the season... led team with 43 points... her 19 goals and 43 points were the most by a Wolverine player since 2004 (Jessica Blake had 19 goals and 47 points in 2004)... tied for sixth all-time for most goals in a single season, tying Jessica Blake (2004) and Sherene Smith (1995)... posted a career-best nine-game point streak from Sept. 20 - Oct. 18 (12-3-27)... five two-goal efforts on the season... tallied season-high five points on two occasions -- two goals and an assist at Ohio State (Oct. 17) and two goals and an assist against Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament first round (Nov. 5)... netted three game-winning goals on the season.
Sophomore (2008)... Started 19 games, missing one with injury ... All-Big Ten Conference second team selection ... Led the U-M team in scoring with12 goals, five assists and 29 points ... Netted two goals, including one off the penalty stroke, vs. Central Michigan (Oct. 14) ... Tallied the lone goal in the first half at Indiana (Oct. 14) ... Scored all three U-M goals in a 3-0 win vs. Northwestern (Sept. 27) in the Big Ten opener ... Assisted on the game-trying marker vs. California (Sept. 25) ... Scored the game-tying goal with 58 seconds left in regulation vs. UConn (Sept. 21) ... Posted a second-half helper vs. Saint Louis (Sept. 13) ... Contributed to Michigan's two second-half tallies at Ball State (Sept. 12), scoring the game-tying marker before assisting on the gamewinner with 8:21 remaining in regulation ... Tallied Michigan's lone goal vs. Maryland (Sept. 7) ... Tallied a hat trick vs. No. 2 Wake Forest at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge (Aug. 31) to collect first career multi-goal game.
Freshman (2007)... Started all 23 games ... Assisted on the Wolverines' first goal at Kent State (Oct. 9) ... Tallied the game-winning goal (unassisted) against Penn State (Sept. 23) ... Registered the game-winning assist vs. Iowa in double overtime (Sept. 21) ... Scored first career goal against Vermont (Sept. 15) ... Made collegiate debut vs. North Carolina at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge (Aug. 25).
Prep... Graduated from Warwick High School (2007) ... Distinguished Honor Roll ... Named to the 2006 NFHCA High School All-America second team ... NFHCA High School All-Mideast Region team (2006) ... Pennsylvania All-State first team (2006) and second team (2005) selection ... Two-time Lancaster-Lebanon League First Team All-Star (2005, '06) ... Also competed in track and field ... 2007 Lancaster-Lebanon League champion in 300-meter hurdles and 4x400m relay ... Three-time Penn Relays participant.
Club/Junior Team... U.S. Under-21 Team (2008) ... Participated in the U21 team's 2008 tour of Argentina ... Competed at the AAU Junior Olympics (2004) ... Two-time participant of the USFHA Futures Tournament (2003, '04, '05).
Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in general studies ... Born on December 19, 1988 ... Daughter of George and Pamela Way ... Father wrestled at Lock Haven (1973-1977) and served as a senior captain ... Sister, Georganne, competed in cross country and track at the University of Kentucky (2003-07).
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