Columbia Lacrosse BIO
11 Sara Ruzzi

2016: Started in all 15 games for the Lions...Recorded a hat trick in back-to-back road games against Fairfield(2/24) and Marist (3/7)...Team-high two goals against Harvard (3/5)...Tallied a score against No.14 Duke (4/16)...Season game-high five goals in win over St. Jospeh's (3/19)...Tallied hat trick and an assist in win over Canisius (3/21)...Scored a game-high four goals in a road victory at Wagner (3/30)..Scored a goal on tthe road at No.16 Penn (4/9)...Scored two goals in the Lions first program win over Brown (4/16)...Found the back of the net for a goal against No.11 Princeton (4/23)...Finished the season with a career-high 32 goals and 35 points...

2015: Made eight starts and took the field in all 15 games… Recorded two goals and three assists in a win over Bucknell (4/14)… Finished the season with a career-high 16 goals, six assists and 22 points on a .500 shot percentage...

2014 7-0 0 0 0 0-0 2 3 0
2015 15-8 16 6 22 3-5 20 3 1
2016 15-15 32 3 35 9-15 8 5 2
Total 37-23 48 9 57 12-20 30 11 3

At Broadneck: A 2013 ESPN watch list defender, Ruzzi comes to Columbia as a well decorated defender. As a sophomore she was a Maximum Exposure All-Star selection and a Metro Team selection. Ruzzi is a three-time Coaches All-Anne Arundel County honoree and a two-time Academic All-American. She has also received a Brine All-American nod, a Capital All-County nod and finished her final season with a Maryland State Lacrosse Championship.

Position: Midfield/Defense
Height: 5'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Arnold, Md.
High School: Broadneck Senior
College: CC