KUTZTOWN – Kutztown University senior Sarah Gabriele(Felton, Pa./York Catholic) of the women’s lacrosse team has been invited to play in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Senior All-Star Game, which will be held on Tierney Field at U.S. Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md. on Saturday, June 2, 2018.
The 44 players selected in each Division have been divided into two teams: North and South. The Division I teams will play the first game at 11:30 am, the Division II game will follow at 1 pm, and the Division III teams will cap off the event with their game at 2:30 pm.Admission for all three games is free of charge. The games will also be web-streamed live on IWLCA-tv.com.
Gabriele closed her four-year career at KU as the first player in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) history to hold a school’s career goals, assists and points records, with 176 goals, 57 assists for 233 points. She ranks 20th in PSAC history in scoring and 27th in points. Her 119 draw controls rate third at KU, while her 63 starts rank third and her 64 games played rank seventh.
The Felton native started in 16-of-17 games this year, and ended her senior season with the team-lead in goals (41), assists (20) and points (61). She recorded 24 groundballs, 10 draw controls and had seven caused turnovers. Gabriele also had a career-high .798 shots-on-goal percentage.
Gabriele was named the 2018 KU Female Senior Athlete of the Year at this year’s annual All-Sports Celebration.
Five other student-athletes from PSAC schools, including Shippensburg, Millersville, Mercyhurst, Slippery Rock and East Stroudsburg, were also invited to the event.