2012: Led a Tars
defense that ranked in the top five in the country in both scoring defense
(fourth) and caused turnovers (fifth)...played in all 17 games, starting 15...her
60 ground balls was good for second best on the team and was tied for a team
best in caused turnovers with 34...her 2.29 caused turnovers per game average
ranked her fourth in all of division II...also ranked in the top ten in ground
balls per game with 3.65...collected seven ground balls on three different
occasions in 2012...was named to the IWLCA All-American second team as well as
first team All-Region.
2011: Played and
started in 16 games in her first year with the Tars after transferring from New
England College...led the team in both ground balls (44) and caused turnovers
(22)...also added seven goals and two assists for a total of nine points
New England College: Named The Commonwealth Coast Conference
(TCCC) Rookie of the Year... started all 17 games for the New England College
Pilgrims... led the team in goals, assists, and overall points, scoring 46
goals, and notching 20 assists for 66 points... finished second on the team in
ground balls with 53, as well as second in draw controls with 43... was also
named to the TCCC All-Honorable Mention Team... given nod as TCCC Rookie of the
Week for the periods ending April 3, and April 11... scored four goals in her
first collegiate game on March 14, 2010 vs. Gwynedd-Mercy... scored career high
seven goals, and added two points for a career best nine points on April 12,
2010 against Daniel Webster... notched a career high four assists and six draw
controls on April 7, 2010 against Anna Maria... collected a career best
seven ground balls on April 15, 2010 against Roger Williams.
High School: Midfielder for the Williston Northampton
Wildcats... helped her team two 12-0 seasons both her junior and senior year,
as well as B Championships for each of the undefeated seasons... named MVP both
junior and senior year, as well as team captain for her final two high school
seasons... named to the All-Star Team, and participated in the All-Star Game.
Personal: Born December 4, 1990... daughter of Nancy and Frank
Palasz... has a brother, Brian... majoring in Education.