Stukenberg holds a 4.0 grade-point average as a biological sciences major. She is a two-time recipient of the Elite 90 Award, given to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative GPA participating at the finals site for each of the NCAA’s 90 championships.
Stukenberg was also an IWLCA Second Team All-American, a unanimous All-Big Ten selection and one of 25 Tewaaraton nominees in 2016. This season, she ranked third on the team with 49 goals, 16 assists and 65 points. A leader in the midfielder, she also had 29 ground balls, 48 draw controls and 12 caused turnovers.
One of the Maryland women’s lacrosse team’s captains in 2016, Stukenberg helped lead the Terps to a 22-1 record and the Big Ten regular season and tournament titles this season.
The Ellicott City, Md., native was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large team last month. The women’s at-large program includes athletes from bowling, crew, fencing, field hockey, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, rifle, skiing, tennis and water polo.
Stukenberg is Maryland’s first player to earn Academic All-America since Caitlyn Phipps in 2010.
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