Columbia Lacrosse BIO
48 Karlee Blank

2011:  Started all 15 games in goal ... led the Ivy League in saves per game with 10.4 ... made 156 saves in goal ... finished with a .476 saves percentage for the year ... had a career-high 20 saves against Cornell ... also had an impressive showing in the Lions' win over Yale making 15 saves ... had 10 or more saves in seven games ... named Ivy League Defensive Player of the Week on April 18 after helping Columbia to a 2-0 week and making a combined 29 saves in two games.

2010: Started all 14 games in goal for the Lions ... recorded a season-best 13 saves in vs. Harvard ... averaged .422 save percentage.

2009: Appeared in three games as a first-year ... made eight saves in 41 minutes of action against Bryant ... made three saves in the second half against No. 2 Penn.

At Niskayuna: Earned three letters in lacrosse and two in field hockey ... captained lacrosse team as a senior ... first-team Suburban Council All-Star ... five-time NYSPHSAA scholar athlete ...  All-American as a senior ... Academic All-American in 2007 and 2008 ... first-team Times Union All-Star and Troy Record All-Star ... member of the National Society of High School Scholars. 

Personal: Majoring in political science ... Karlee Starr Blank, b. 11-24-90 in Albany, N.Y.

 

Year GP-GS Minutes GA GAAvg Saves Save % W-L
2009 3-0 71:58 11 9.17 10 .476 0-0
2010 14-14 838:19 178 12.74 130 .422 6-8
2011 15-15 912:01 172 11.32 156 .476 4-11
Total 32-29 1822:18 0 11.89 296 .451 10-19

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rexford, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna
College: CC
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