Duke Women's Lacrosse BIO
4 Kitty Morrissey
2014: Played in two contests as a rookie, seeing the field against Elon (2/7) and Davidson (3/13).
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner for Allison Thomas at Springside … US Lacrosse All-America honorable mention selection as a senior … Also garnered first team all-league honors her final season after notching 69 goals, 18 assists, 30 draw controls and 43 ground balls … Concluded her prep career with 144 goals, 72 assists, 110 draw controls and 143 ground balls … First team all-league selection as a junior … Two-time member of team PASLA for the national tournament … Participated in the Champion All-American Showcase during the summer of 2013, leading her squad to the showcase title … Also competed on Springside’s cross country and track and field teams, helping to set school records in the 4x400 meter and the sprint medley relays … Named to the academic honor roll.
Personal: Born Katharine Ashton Morrissey on March 24, 1995 in Philadelphia, Pa. … Daughter of Jim Morrissey and Patricia Owens … Has six siblings - Annie Morrissey, Henry Morrissey, Maggie Morrissey, Alex Kahoe, R.G. Kahoe and Scott Kahoe … Stepsister, Alex, is currently an assistant women’s lacrosse coach at Vermont and was formerly an assistant coach at Duke (2007-11).