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Danielle Etrasco

Danielle Etrasco

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Position: Attack
Hometown: Massapequa, N.Y.
College: Boston University '13
Height: 5'3"
Birthday: 7/31/1991

Teammates on Danielle

Really fun to play with…brings excitement and youth…incredible finisher…has a really great ability to change the release point on her shot at the last second…plays mature, beyond her years…has a hunger to re-defend and get the ball back.

U.S. Team

  • Gold medalist at 2013 FIL World Cup in Oshawa, Ontario
  • Scored 17 goals and added three assists in seven tournament games
  • Recently switched from jersey No. 31 to 13, her college number
  • U.S. National Team (2011-13)

College

  • Tewaaraton Award nominee (2013), watch list (2012-13)
  • IWLCA All-American second team (2013), third team (2012)
  • IWLCA Northeast All-Region first team (2011-13)
  • All-America East (2011-13)
  • America East Co-Player of the Year (2011)
  • America East All-Rookie Team (2010)
  • As a senior in 2013, led the Terriers in goals (59), assists (20), points (79) and draw controls (43) and ranked second in caused turnovers (21)
  • As a junior in 2012, led the Terriers in goals (58), points (80) and draw controls (49) and ranked second in assists (22)
Year GP-GS G A PTS GB DC CT
2013 16-15 59 20 79 20 43 21
2012 17-17 58 22 80 17 49 4
2011 17-17 57 8 65 16 41 9
2010 19-8 18 6 24 12 24 6
Total 69-57 192 56 248 65 157 40

Getting to Know...

  • Nickname: Dani
  • Twitter: @delax13
  • Other sports played in high school: None
  • Favorite lacrosse player: Lindsey Munday
  • Favorite athlete from another sport: Henrik Lundqvist
  • Best advice received from a coach: Play every game as if it’s your last. Never give up and go after your dream.
  • Strengths as a player: Tenacity and drive to always keep improving
  • What should every player at your position be able to do on the field: Ride! Concepts are crucial, make your teammates look good.
  • Favorite drill: 5v4
  • Game-day ritual: Eye black
  • What do you wish you knew earlier as a lacrosse player: Listen to your coach the first time. He or she is probably right.
  • Best lacrosse moment: Making Team USA in 2011 on my 20th birthday.

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