3 - Lauren Matuszczak
Lauren Matuszczak
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: East Longmeadow, Mass.
High School: East Longmeadow
Position: MIDFIELD

As a Junior in 2010:
Saw action in 16 games, making 16 starts…Finished second on the team in goals (29), second on the team in assists (16), and third on the team in points (45)…Earned All-NEC First Team honors and awarded with a NEC All-Tournament selection...Named Bobcat Athlete of the Month for the month of April…Picked up her first points of the season with four (three goals, one assist) on 3/3 in a 16-8 defeat against Connecticut…Registered one goal and one assist on 3/11 against Fairfield in a 12-14 defeat…Recorded two goals and an assist in back-to-back games against Bryant and California on 3/13 and 3/19…Picked up a goal on 3/21 against Central Connecticut State University in a 20-4 win…Scored three goals in a 19-9 victory against Iona on 3/24…Recorded a goal and two assists against Monmouth in a 8-7 victory on 4/1…Picked up two assists against Mount St. Mary’s on 4/3 in a 13-5 win…Registered two goals and two assists in a 15-11 victory over Wagner on 4/7…Tallied two goals and an assist against Robert Morris on 4/9 in a 12-8 victory…Recorded a career high five points (three goals, two assists) against Saint Francis on 4/11 in a 19-6 win…Scored a career high four goals, and added an assist, in a 12-13 defeat against Columbia on 4/14…Tallied a goal and an assist on 4/17 against Sacred Heart in a 5-9 loss…Registered three goals in a 8-4 victory over Monmouth on 4/23…Picked up a goal and an assist on 4/25 in a 7-12 loss to Sacred Heart.

As a Sophomore in 2009:
Saw action in all 16 games, making nine starts...Tenth on the team in scoring with four points on four goals...All four goals came against NEC opponents (CCSU, Long Island, Saint Francis (Pa.) and Wagner...Posted 15 ground balls, 20 draw controls and nine caused turnovers...Named to the 2009 NEC All-Tournament Team.

As a Freshman in 2008:

Played in all 16 games, starting in nine... Scored a goal and recorded two assists in her first collegiate game against Iona... Scored two goals and notched an assist against Robert Morris on April 4... Scored two goals, including the game-winner on a free position shot, against Sacred Heart in the Bobcats’ comeback 10-9 victory on April 11... Led the NEC in game-winning goals with four... Had a goal and an assist in the NEC Tournament first round win over Mount St. Mary’s on April 25... Finished the season with 19 points on 10 goals and nine assists... First in points among first-year players on the Bobcats. 

Before Quinnipiac:
Played lacrosse, basketball and field hockey all four years at East Longmeadow High School... Named First and Second Team All-Scholastic in consecutive years in lacrosse... Named First Team All-Scholastic in Field Hockey... Team Captain of both field hockey and lacrosse... Named Team MVP in both sports.

Personal:
A native of East Longmeadow, Massachusetts...
Father played baseball and soccer at UMass...Daughter of Anne and Rick Matuszczak...Has one brother, Robert...Majoring in advertising.