As a Senior: IWLCA Second Team All-American...All-ACC selection...tabbed to ACC Championship All-Tournament Team after tallying a game-high three ground balls and three caused turnovers against UNC in the title game...Maryland's leader on defense...has started all 19 games...helped hold No. 16 Penn State (2/20) and George Mason (3/8) to only two goals - a feat not done by Maryland since 2003...scooped up two ground balls each against Richmond (2/13, No. 5 Virginia (3/4) and No. 11 Boston College (4/22)...also tallied three caused turnovers against the Spiders...racked up three ground balls and three caused turnovers in a win against No. 12 Princeton...tallied 23 ground balls, six draw controls and 17 caused turnovers while starting in every game for the nation's top ranked defense.
As a Senior in 2010: Redshirt Season.
As a Junior in 2009: One of Maryland's top defenders in 2009...secured 24 groundballs, seven draw controls and 17 caused turnovers for the ACC Champion Terps...began her junior campaign with three groundballs and three caused turnovers at Richmond (2/15)...caused three turnovers and added a groundball in Maryland's win against Duke (2/28)...tallied three groundballs and a caused turnover against Boston College (3/21)...mustered three groundballs and a pair of caused turnovers at Ohio State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge...totaled five groundballs and three draw controls and two caused turnovers in Maryland's run to the NCAA Final Four...notched one assist at James Madison (3/27)...played and started every match but one for Maryland.
As a Sophomore in 2008: Appeared in 20 contests, getting a starting nod in 19...tallied an assist against #3 Virginia (4/27)...solid defender for the Terps.
As a Freshman in 2007: Appeared in nine games and recorded a ground ball and a pair of draw controls ... secured the two draws at Richmond (3/7) and grabbed the ground ball against Duke (3/3).
Prep: Three-sport standout at Camden Catholic ... tallied 74 goals and 36 assists in her junior season ... was named all-conference, all-group and All-South Jersey ... also a team captain and MVP ... member of the 2005 Upper Atlantic Team No. 1 at the National School Girls Tournament ... also a standout soccer player earning All-South Jersey as well as all-league recognition ... team captain in both soccer and basketball in addition to lacrosse.
Personal: Kathleen Mary Gallagher was born November 3, 1987 in Philadelphia, Pa. ... is the daughter of Anne Marie and John Gallagher ... has two brothers, Brian and Sean, and a sister, Bridget ... lists parents as the people she admires most ... majoring in community health ... chose Maryland over Delaware, Rutgers, Drexel and St. Joseph's.