On Mulligan: One of the Terrapins’ defensive standouts … a hard-working player whose intensity does not let up as the game goes on … will offer leadership to a defensive unit that has less experience than in recent years … has not taken a shot since her freshman season when she scored on all three that she took.
2000 (Junior): Started all 22 games on defense … scooped up 23 ground balls and caused 13 turnovers … also controlled five draws.
1999 (Sophomore): Started in all 21 games … caused 11 turnovers on a defense that allowed just 6.74 goals per game … played in every game of 1998 and ‘99 after sitting out her true freshman year with an injury … controlled 24 ground balls and forced 11 turnovers … an ACC Academic Honor Roll selection.
1998 (Freshman): Played in all 21 games … scored three goals, including two in the Terps’ 23-3 win against Towson … followed that performance with a one-goal performance against Brown … tallied eight ground balls and one caused turnover.
1997 (Redshirt): Designated a medical redshirt after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee.
Prep: A graduate of the Thayer Academy in Braintree, Mass. … Thayer is the same prep school that produced Maryland’s four-time All-American Kelly Amonte … was selected captain of the lacrosse team as a senior … a two-sport athlete at Thayer, playing both lacrosse and soccer … earned all-league honors and MVP honors in soccer in 1994 and 1995 … selected all-league in lacrosse in 1994, and also earned MVP honors on attack.
Personal: Kerri Mulligan was born October 10, 1978 … is the daughter of Patricia and Michael Mulligan … a government and politics major.
Year GP G A Pts. 1998 21 3 0 3 1999 21 0 0 0 2000 22 0 0 0 Totals 64 3 0 3
Career Highs Goals: 2 vs. Towson, 4-8-98