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Erica Mihm
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Erica Mihm

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Annapolis, Md.

High School:
Annapolis

Height:
5-8

Position:
A


PENN STATE CAREER
2009 (Junior): Selected Second Team All-ALC...Academic All-Big Ten...In the starting line-up for all 17 games...Led the team in goals with 25...Finished second among Nittany Lions in assists (11) and points (36)...Posted her first career four-goal game in key 12-11 win over ALC foe Johns Hopkins (4/25)...Netted hat tricks in big games against Virginia (3/8), Maryland (4/3), and Ohio State (4/19)...Notched a season-high three assists in wins against Lafayette (2/18) and Colgate (3/3)...Converted on three of five free position attempts...Topped Penn State and ranked fourth in the ALC with 42 draw controls...Tallied 19 ground balls and seven caused turnovers.

2008 (Sophomore): Started in all 17 games for the season...Led the team with 42 draw controls...Tied for second in the team with eight assists...Scored 14 goals with a 51.9% shooting average...Either scored or assisted on a goal in the first nine games...Scored two goals against Northwestern (4/13), Cincinnati (4/18) and Johns Hopkins (4/26)...Totaled 10 ground balls and three caused turnovers.

2007 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games...Scored six goals in rookie campaign with her career first coming versus Bucknell (2/28)...Recorded nine draw controls and collected two ground balls.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
Named MVP of the 13-4 Annapolis H.S. Panthers as a senior...Selected First Team All-American, First Team Baltimore Sun, First Team All-County, First Team Coaches All-County, and Second Team All-Metro in senior season...Nominated to Tewaaraton Watch List...As a junior, voted Second Team All-County and received All-Metro honorable mention recognition by the Washington Post...Earned four letters in lacrosse and three in soccer...In 2005, was chosen Second Team All-County in soccer...A member of the National Honors Society, 2004-06...Won the Science Merit Award (2006), Language Merit Award, Annapolis Booster Club Scholarship, and Scholar Athlete Award (2003-06)...Played with SPLax and CCLax club teams.

PERSONAL
Erica Anne Mihm was born on January 20, 1988 in Annapolis, Md. to parents James and Helen Mihm...Brother, Jason, plays club lacrosse at Ohio State...Uncle, Richard Mihm, and aunt, Genie Pash, attended Penn State.

QUOTING COACH ISIDOR
"Erica had an outstanding junior season and we are looking to her to make an even bigger impact this season. She has the ability to score in so many ways that she is difficult to defend. Erica also plays a huge role in our draw control."

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