Current Terrapins Hunter, McEvoy, Witmer, alum O'Donnell make USNT
Maryland alumni, student-athletes prepare for annual U.S. event
Senior co-captain scored with 2:10 to play
Terps advance to play #4 Connecticut Sunday at 2 p.m.
Sprink's hat trick, defense leads Terrapins to ACC Championship Sunday
Maryland v Ohio State
International Experience: Named to U.S. Under-21 team for 2011-12 season...after stellar performance in 2013 Women's National Championships, made U.S. National Team roster.As a junior in 2012: Started in goal in 21 games...notched at least three saves in 12 games...got six saves in Terps' double overtime win at #11 Stanford (Aug. 26)...notched five saves vs. #3 Old Dominion (Aug. 31)...had four saves in Terps' win at #14 Wake Forest (Sept. 22)...made six saves in game at #7 Virginia (Sept. 28)...had four saves a few days later at #4 Princeton (Oct. 2)...notched two saves vs. #24 Duke (Oct. 6)...had two saves to preserve win at #8 Old Dominion (Oct. 12)...notched a career-high nine saves and played all 77 minutes in Terps' overtime thriller vs. #1 North Carolina (Oct. 20)...Terrapins held the Heels scoreless off 13 penalty corners and two of her saves came in the final 25 seconds of regulation to force overtime...nabbed three saves vs. American (Oct. 22)...started in ACC Semifinal vs. #6 Virginia and notched three saves (Nov. 2)...had eight saves in ACC Championship game vs. #1 North Carolina (Nov. 4)...picked up three saves in Terps' win over #4 Connecticut in the NCAA Second Round (Nov. 11)...had five saves in Terps' NCAA Final Four game vs. #2 Princeton (Nov. 16).
As a sophomore in 2011: Started in five games and saw action in 10 so far this year...notched a new career-high four saves vs. Princeton (Sept. 27)...played the overtime period at No. 8 Boston College (Sept. 16)....notched four saves vs. No. 9 Michigan (Sept. 4)earned third career shutout and first of the year at Temple (Aug. 29)
As a freshman in 2010: Started five games and saw action in six in goal...recorded two shutouts in her first two starts, vs. Villanova (Aug. 29) and against New Hampshire (Sept. 11)...did not allow a goal in an appearance vs. Louisville (Oct. 30)...recorded three saves against New Hampshire (Sept. 11), at Michigan (Oct. 3) and against Delaware (Oct. 17)...member of 2010 ACC and NCAA Championship team.
Before Maryland: Played in goal all four years at Ocean City High School...team won two South Jersey championships and two Cape Atlantic titles...2009 team won state title...named first team All-League All-South Jersey in 2008 and 2009...twice named second team All-State...2009 South Jersey Goalie of the Year...played for Spirit of USA from 2004-2009...also played lacrosse in 2007, 2008 and 2009...team won Cape Atlantic League in 2008 and 2009.
Personal: Natalie Hunter...parents are Charles and Roxanne Hunter...has three sisters, Melissa, Gwendolyn, who played field hockey at William & Mary and Rachel, who played field hockey at Ohio State...chose Maryland because she loved everything about the school, the academics, team, coaches, campus and facilities...wears the same bracelet every day and the same necklace during every game.
HUNTER'S CAREER HIGHSSaves: 9, vs. #1 North Carolina, (Oct. 20, 2012)
HUNTER'S CAREER STATISTICS