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  Janelle Engle

Janelle Engle

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Joy, PA

High School:
Lancaster Mennonite

Height:
5-7

Position:
Back

Birthdate:
02/16/1984

2004 (Junior): Started all 21 games in her third season with the Lady Monarchs...First Team All-South Region...First Team All-CAA...Finished the 2004 campaign second on the Lady Monarch squad in points (21) having tallied 10 goals and assist...Ranked eighth in the CAA in goals per game (0.48)...Notched three game-winners, which included CAA rivals Drexel (10/3) and Virginia Commonwealth (10/24) as well as Princeton (10/31) in the regular season finale...Had four multiple goal games...Racked up a career-high five points in Old Dominion's 6-3 victory over #20 Hofstra (10/1)... Defensively helped the Lady Monarchs to shutouts over #12 Richmond (10/24) and Drexel (10/3)....

2003 (Sophomore): Started all 24 contests on defense...Second Team All-CAA honoree...Second returning leading scorer entering next year's season after accumulating five goals and nine assists for 19 points...Third on the squad in assists with nine...Tallied the game-winner against UConn (9/14) in a 4-2 victory...Recorded a season-high three points against Louisville (8/30), Stanford (9/7), and Delaware (10/12)...Assisted on a career-high three goals in a 6-5 win over CAA rival Delaware... Named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Academic All-American Squad...

2002 (Freshman): Started 13 contests as a back in her rookie season...Was named the CAA Player of the Week for the week ending September 15th...Scored her first collegiate goal against the University of New Hampshire... Also tallied a goal in victory over #8 JMU...Played for the Tidewater Tempest in the US Field Hockey Summer League...

Prior to Old Dominion: A four-year letterwinner at Lancaster Mennonite High School in Lancaster, PA...Teams posted a 77-20-5 overall record during her career...Named First Team All Lancaster-Lebanon League and First Team PIAA All-State...In 2000 scored a single season school record 34 goals...Helped lead Lancaster Mennonite to four Lancaster-Lebanon Section II Championships...In 2001, her team was the PIAA District III runners up...Was also a Lancaster-Lebanon Second Team selection on the women's lacrosse team and a one year member of the basketball team...A National Honor Society member...

Personal: Born February 16, 1984...Daughter of Charles and Kathleen Engle...Has one sister, Jocelyn (22), and one brother, Charles (19)...Majoring in music education.

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