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Claire Scarrone
Player Profile:
Claire Scarrone 824278
Position: Defense
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
City/State: Rumson, N.J.
High School: Rumson-Fair Haven Regional

Career Statistics

Career: Three-year starter on defense, starting 56 of 59 games played over her four seasons … Rounded out career with 72 ground balls, 33 caused turnovers and 14 draw controls … Twice earned All-South Region recognition from the IWLCA … NCAA All-Tournament Team pick in 2015 after leading the Blue Devils to the national semifinals for the first time since 2011 … Also guided the program to NCAA quarterfinal and second round appearances as a two-year team captain … Two-time All-ACC Academic Team selection and three-year member of ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016: IWLCA All-South Region second team and Tewaaraton Award watch list selection … Lone senior among a veteran defensive unit, pairing with goalkeeper Kelsey Duryea to guide the group to an 8.60 goals against average … That mark was good for fourth in the ACC … Helped defense keep opponents off the board for stretches of 15 minutes or more in 14 of 20 contests … Ranked third on the team in ground balls (26) and caused turnovers (14) despite missing the first three contests of the season due to injury … Also fifth on the squad in draw controls (8) ... Registered multiple caused turnovers on five occasions, including in both of the Blue Devils’ NCAA Tournament contests … Picked up four ground balls in wins over Virginia Tech (3/5) and Loyola (5/13) … Won career-best two draw controls in a pair of postseason meetings with North Carolina … Team captain … All-ACC Academic Team and ACC Academic Honor Roll. 

2015: Started all 21 contests during the Blue Devils’ run to the NCAA semifinals … Selected to the NCAA All-Tournament Team in addition to earning second team All-South Region and All-ACC accolades for the season … Ranked second on the team in ground balls, leading all field players with 30 … Also logged 12 caused turnovers and three draw controls … Helped the defensive unit rank second in the ACC with an 8.0 goals against average … Recorded three ground balls, a caused turnover and a draw control against No. 7 Syracuse in the ACC semifinals (4/24) … Totaled three ground balls, one caused turnover and one draw control in Duke’s three NCAA Tournament contests … Team co-captain … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll. 

2014: Entered the starting lineup as a sophomore, starting all 19 games on defense … Totaled 16 ground balls, three draw controls and six caused turnovers for the season … Picked up three ground balls against Notre Dame (5/11) and Maryland (5/15) in the NCAA Tournament … Member of a defensive unit that ranked fifth in the ACC and limited opponents to single-digit scoring 10 times on the year … ACC Academic Honor Roll. 

2013: Played in three games as a freshman, earning playing time against Presbyterian, Richmond and Boston University … Recorded the first caused turnover of her career in the win over the Blue Hose (2/10).

Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional ... Tabbed the No. 8 midfielder in the incoming freshman class by ESPN Rise ... Listed among the top 25 incoming freshmen in the country according to MaxPreps ... Garnered Under Armour and US Lacrosse All-America accolades her senior year ... Amassed career-high totals of 62 goals, 57 assists and 36 draw controls during her final season ... Earned all-state recognition as a senior ... Also named her conference's player of the year ... Finished her prep career with 139 goals, 112 assists, 252 ground balls, 95 draw controls and 110 forced turnovers ... Twice led her team to the New Jersey North Group II state finals ... Selected to play for the New Jersey Under Armour Underclassmen team during the summer of 2011 ... Named to Inside Lacrosse's watchlist for the top rising freshmen ... Earned Academic All-America honors ... Also lettered two seasons in basketball, guiding her squad to the state title ... Named to the honor roll all four years ... Member of the National Society of High School Scholars.  

Personal: Claire Concetta Scarrone ... Daughter of Michael and Martina Scarrone ... Has three sisters (Mary, Kathleen and Elizabeth) ... Sister, Mary, played lacrosse at Davidson ... Majoring in history.

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