SU's Murray named ACC Women's Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Published 06/23 2014 09:30PM

Updated 06/23 2014 09:33PM

Alyssa Murray
Alyssa Murray/Photo courtesy of Syracuse University Athletic Department
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Syracuse University senior standout Alyssa Murray has been named the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

She is one of a seven members of the Orange on the All-ACC Academic Team, which is the most by any school in the conference.

Murray finished her career with 362 points, which tie her for eighth on the NCAA’s all-time scoring list and rank second in SU history.

She is a two-time Tewaaraton Award finalist and three-time 1st-team All-American.

Murray, who was a Child and Family Studies major, finished second in the nation in scoring this year with 110 points.

She became the first SU player to record 100 or more points in a season three times.

Murray is only the second player in SU history to post 300 points, 200 goals and 100 assists in her career.

The other six members of the Orange selected to the All-ACC Academic Team include:
  • Senior Amy Cross
  • Senior Natalie Glanell
  • Senior Kasey Mock
  • Senior Katie Webster
  • Junior Devon Collins
  • Junior Kailah Kempney

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