On Cohen: Strong, dynamic attacker ... smart player with exceptional stick work and the ability to change a game ... hard to stop when she goes hard to the goal.
2007 (Junior): Started all 20 games for the Terps ... third on the team with 33 goals and 48 points ... added 12 ground balls, 19 draw controls, and 10 caused turnovers ... scored a goal in 14 games and was held without a point just four times ... two goals and an assist in the NCAA quarterfinals at Penn (5/19) ... three assists in a one-goal win against Princeton (5/2) ... pair of goals in three-straight games at Northwestern (4/16), Virginia Tech (4/22), and against Virginia (4/27) in the ACC Tournament ... four goals against Loyola (4/13) and at Georgetown (4/3) ... set career highs with six goals and seven points against Johns Hopkins (3/21) ... career-high four assists against Brown (3/10) ... four goals and two assists against Duke (3/3) ... opened the season with a pair of assists at UMBC (2/19).
2006 (Sophomore): Started all 20 games in the midfield ... third on the team with 25 caused turnovers and fourth with 43 ground balls ... recorded a goal and an assist with 13 draw controls ... picked up a ground ball in nine-straight games ... matched season high with five ground balls against North Carolina (4/15) ... caused a season-best four turnovers against Ohio State (3/26) ... notched her assist against George Mason (2/22) ... scored both goals at Brown (3/11) ... picked up a season-high five ground balls in the season-opener against Northwestern (2/13).
2005 (Freshman): Strong attacker who provided a spark off the bench ... played in 14 games and scored five goals ... also had three ground balls ... one goal in 15-3 win over Denver (3/14) ... also caused one turnover and had a ground ball ... two goals on two shots against Brown (3/12) ... tallied first career goals on the road at Virginia (3/8) ... scored one on a free-position.
Prep: Talented scorer and four-year starter ... helped Farmingdale High to four county championships ... All-American and All-Long Island selection as a senior after scoring 62 goals and 22 assists ... Honorable Mention All-America as a junior scoring 53 goals and adding 25 assists ... as a sophomore, scored 40 goals and tallied 20 assists in guiding the team to the Long Island title and the state finals ... is the only New York player to play on three Empire State teams, winning two gold medals and one silver ... three-time all-county pick ... tremendous athlete, starring in basketball and soccer ... served as team captain in all three sports.
Personal: Lauren Samantha Cohen was born on Oct. 17, 1986 ... daughter of Katie and Brad Cohen ... has two older siblings, Mike and Allison ... majoring in family studies ... chose the Terps over Ohio State, Loyola, Richmond and Hofstra.
Cohen's Career Statistics
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