Cards earn academic honors
Alyssa Voelmle becomes the eighth player to earn All-America honors in program history
Garcia, Monsen and Voelmle selected to first team; King and Mason named to second team
Cards will face No. 8 Stanford in first round game Saturday at 2 p.m.
No. 8 Cards will travel to Storrs, Conn. to face fourth-ranked Stanford in first round of NCAA Championship
Louisville Field Hockey v Boston College
Louisville Field Hockey v Duke
Louisville Field Hockey v North Carolina
Louisville Field Hockey v New Hampshire
Louisville Field Hockey v Indiana
Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region First Team Selection (2013)
All-BIG EAST First Team selection (2013)
Two-time All-BIG EAST Second Team selection (2011, 2012)
All-BIG EAST Tournament selection (2011, 2013)
As a junior (2013): Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region first team selection... All-BIG EAST First Team selection... BIG EAST All-Tournament selection... Started all 20 games... Led the team with a career-high 11 goals and 27 points... Two-time BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 9 and Sept. 30)... Named to the Preseason All-BIG EAST team... Won the team's Player's Player Award.
As a sophomore (2012): All-BIG EAST second team selection... Started all 20 games in the backfield... Third on the team with eight goals, three assists and 19 points... Registered the game-winner in the 3-2 victory over Central Michigan.
As a freshman (2011): All-BIG EAST second team selection... Named to BIG EAST all-tournament team... Started all 19 games... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll in the spring.
High School: Played four years for coach Tami Scola... All-State first team selection (2010)... Harrow Sports/NFHCA all-region selection ( 2010)... Three-time Mid-Penn Conference All-Star... Helped lead her team to the PIAA District III Championship and a runner-up finish in the PIAA State AAA Championship (2008 and 2009)... Member of the Patriot News Big 11 (2009 and 2010)- and earned second team honors in 2008... Member of the Mid-State Field Hockey Club (2007-11)... Competed in the USFHA National Field Hockey Festival twice - winning the gold medal in 2008... Also participated in the USFHA National Indoor Tournament and won four gold medals in the Keystone State Winter Games... Also lettered in basketball and soccer.
Personal: Full name is Alyssa Lynn Voelmle... Daughter of Mariann and Jack Voelmle... Birthdate is May 4, 1993... Has three siblings: John, Lena and Krista... Major is sport administration with a minor in exercise science... Post college ambition is to work with the United States Olympic Committee... Her mother played field hockey at West Chester University... Her father played baseball at Southern Benedictine College... Her sister, Lena, played field hockey at Syracuse...Before every game she listens to music and braids her hair a certain way... Her nieces and nephews inspire her to be a good role model... Favorite quote is: "Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another." - Napoleon Hill.