12 Katie Palasz
12 Katie Palasz
Height: 6-0
Year: SR
Hometown: Granby, MA
High School: Williston Northampton School
Previous College: New England College
Position: Defense
gp 18
p 17
g 10
a 7

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.

Recent Games
Apr 14 at McKendree W, 19-3
Apr 16 Saint Leo W, 19-4
Apr 21 at Lenoir-Rhyne W, 15-9
Apr 28 Fla. Southern W, 18-12
May 11 Lock Haven W, 11-10
May 18 vs. Limestone L, 11-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 -
Points 17 0
Goals 10 -
Assists 7 -
Shots 29 -
Shooting percentage 34.5 -
Shots on goal 20 -
Shots on goal percentage 69.0 -
Free position goals-shots 5-8 0-0
Ground balls 50 -
Draw controls 15 -
Turnovers 21 -
Caused turnovers 33 -
Fouls 18 -
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 18 at Queens (N.C.) W, 21-12 2 2 4 2-2 5 1 1 3 5 40.0 2 40.0
Mar 2 Stonehill W, 16-15 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 0 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 4 Regis (Colo.) W, 19-9 1 1 2 0-0 3 1 2 1 6 16.7 4 66.7
Mar 6 Belmont Abbey W, 19-7 2 1 3 0-1 6 2 2 5 5 40.0 3 60.0
Mar 11 Bentley W, 12-11 2 0 2 2-2 3 2 1 1 3 66.7 3 100.0
Mar 13 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 11-5 0 0 0 0-1 4 2 2 4 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 16 Limestone L, 13-12 0 1 1 0-0 3 1 1 3 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 23 Merrimack W, 16-7 0 1 1 0-1 1 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 27 Seton Hill   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fla. Southern W, 12-10 0 0 0 0-0 4 0 5 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 at Shepherd W, 18-9 1 0 1 0-0 0 1 0 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 11 at West Chester W, 12-9 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 2 2 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 13 at Lindenwood (MO) W, 13-12 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 14 at McKendree W, 19-3 0 1 1 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 Saint Leo W, 19-4 1 0 1 0-0 4 0 1 3 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 21 at Lenoir-Rhyne W, 15-9 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 1 3 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 28 Fla. Southern W, 18-12 1 0 1 1-1 2 0 0 2 1 100.0 1 100.0
May 11 Lock Haven W, 11-10 0 0 0 0-0 4 1 1 2 0 - 0 -
May 18 vs. Limestone L, 11-10 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 1 0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2010-11 17 16 7 2 9 1-1 44 28 22 22 14 50.0 9 64.3
2011-12 17 16 4 4 8 0-0 62 14 14 39 13 30.8 9 69.2
2012-13 18 17 10 7 17 5-8 50 15 21 33 29 34.5 20 69.0
Total 52 49 21 13 34 6-9 156 57 57 94 56 37.5 38 67.9
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 18 17 10 7 17 5-8 50 15 21 33 29 34.5 20 69.0
Conference - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 7 4 11 3-6 32 11 10 21 21 33.3 15 71.4
Away 7 6 3 3 6 2-2 16 2 10 12 8 37.5 5 62.5
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 1 0 0 - 0 -
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Wins 16 15 10 6 16 5-8 45 12 19 30 28 35.7 20 71.4
Losses 2 2 0 1 1 0-0 5 3 2 3 1 0.0 0 0.0
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February 1 1 2 2 4 2-2 5 1 1 3 5 40.0 2 40.0
March 7 7 5 4 9 2-5 22 10 8 14 18 27.8 12 66.7
April 8 7 3 1 4 1-1 17 1 10 14 6 50.0 6 100.0
May 2 2 0 0 0 0-0 6 3 2 2 0 - 0 -