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Kim

Imbesi

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#20

Goalie
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: Bridgewater, N.J.
High School: Bridgewater-Raritan

Bio

2008: Played in and started all 21 games in net for Duke ... named the National Player of the Week by Inside Lacrosse, Womenslax.com, and Womenslacrosse.com from May 18-20 after her 13-save performance led the Blue Devils to a 9-7 win over No. 3 Maryland in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals ... included on the Womenslacrosse.com Weekly Honor Roll on May 11 after coming up with nine saves against Georgetown in the NCAA first round, with four of them coming in the final 1:32 ... her 53 ground balls was second in the ACC ... third in the conference in saves per game (7.24), fourth in goals-against average (10.08), and fifth in save percentage (.422) ... ranked 26th in Division I for goals-against average and 27th in saves ... posted 152 saves on the season, which ranks seventh all-time in a single season at Duke ... her 1,238 minutes played is the most ever in a season for a Blue Devil keeper ... faced 483 shots ... recorded double-digit saves in three contests and nine saves in another four ... allowed just eight goals per game and posted and a .547 save percentage throughout the post-season ... her 13 saves against Maryland, including six in a critical four-minute stretch late in the game, preserved Duke’s win and held the Terrapins to their second-lowest goal total of the season ... named to the All-ACC Academic team ...

2007: Made starts in all 20 games between the pipes ... logged 1096:29 minutes, which is the fifth-most ever in a season by a Duke goalie ... her 154 saves marks the sixth-highest single season total in school history ... named to the NCAA All-Tournament team after recording 16 saves in the national semifinals against Virginia ... held a 10.34 goals against average after allowing 189 goals ... posted a .449 save percentage ... faced 455 shots on the season ... fourth on the squad with 27 ground balls on the year ... tallied five caused turnovers ... the 1149:44 she has recorded in her career is fourth on the Duke career goalie minutes list ... was an All-ACC Academic team member ...

2006: Played in seven games and a total of 53:16 minutes ... faced 16 shots in that time ... made three saves for a .273 save percentage ... allowed eight goals for a 9.01 goals against average ...

Prep: First team All-America selection after leading her team to the National Tournament Championship ... two-time first team Central Jersey pick ... named to the Courier News All-Area and Skyland Conference first team three years in a row ... second team Star Ledger All-State pick ... led her team to three Skyland Conference and CJWLL Magee Division Championships ... recorded 652 saves in three years, including a school record 251 as a senior ... US Lacrosse Academic All-America ... also lettered in basketball and field hockey ... 

Personal: Born Kimberly Lauren Imbesi on January 18, 1987, in Bridgewater, N.J. ... daughter of Dominick and Jane Imbesi ... has one brother, Michael (18) ... majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry ... involved in the Collegiate Athlete Pre-Medical Experience (CAPE) program at Duke.

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