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Penn State returns 73 percent of its goal scoring from a team which set the all-time single-season program record for goals scored with 303 last season
Six student-athletes land on IWLCA Division I Academic Honor Roll
The Penn State Women's Lacrosse Team Returns 8-of-12 starters from last season's Final Four squad
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017
Appeared in two games off the bench in 2017 securing a single draw control in a road win against Northwestern (Apr. 13).
BEFORE PENN STATE
2015 graduate of Unionville High School … four-year member of the varsity lacrosse team … served as Team Captain during her senior campaign … led her team to the District Playoffs all four seasons … was a two-time First Team All-Ches-Mont and a two-year Philly National Tournament Team member.
Katelyn Marie Garvey was born November 8, 1996 to Carey and Jay Garvey in Reading Pa. … the oldest of four, she has a younger brother Kyle and two younger sisters Erin and Shannon … the most recent of a long list of Penn Staters, Katie’s aunt Cheryl Bump played on the women’s lacrosse team from 1994-98 while her two uncles Nate Bump ’98 and Lee Root ’95 were members of the baseball and swimming teams, respectively … Her father Jay was also a collegiate football player at Shippensburg University while her mother Carey played Lacrosse at Lafayette … Katie’s younger sister Erin is already committed to play lacrosse at Michigan beginning in the fall of 2018.
GARVEY ON PENN STATE
“I always saw myself at a big school with endless opportunities and high school spirit. Penn State undeniably offers both. The people here are so full of energy and are genuinely happy to be here. I feel so lucky to be at Penn State, I wouldn’t have it any other way”