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Laura Hamilton

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Laura Hamilton

Birthplace
Tampa, FL
School
University of Pennsylvania
Age
22
Birthday
December 10, 1997
Nationality
usa United States
Position
Defender
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UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA

2018: Played all 16 games at outside back, starting 12 of them, including 12 of the last 13, deferring against Delaware State … Played the fifth-most minutes of anyone, logging 1,231 throughout the season on one of the best defenses in the country … Penn finished the regular season with the best goals-against average, save percentage and shutout percentage in the nation … Helped secure 12 clean sheets, just one off the program record … Took four shots from right back, putting one on target … played all 90 minutes in nine games and every minute of two more that went into overtime for the 2018 Ivy League champions.

2017: Made in immediate impact on the Penn back line, starting in 15 matches in her first season in University City ... Finished third on the team in minutes with 1,400 ... Recorded her only shot in her Penn debut against Lehigh in the season opener (8/25) ... Contributed to a Penn defense that produced a .708 team GAA and .864 save percentage, ranking 33rd and 19th respectively in all of NCAA Division I.

2016 (at Drexel): Third-team All-CAA … Named to the CAA All-Rookie team … Named one of the Top 100 Freshman in the nation … Started all 20 games her freshman season, logging 1,645 minutes – good for fourth on the team … Helped lead the Dragons to the CAA title game in her freshman season … Earned the CAA Commissioner Academic Award for the fall quarter … Member of Drexel’s ‘GEAR UP’ Program.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for Coach Adam Long at Trinity Catholic High School in Ocala, Fla. … Two-time First-team All-Marion County (2014, 2015) … Served as team captain during her senior year … Led Trinity Catholic to the Florida 2A Championship in 2013 … Led the team in goals scored her junior and senior seasons … Named Rookie of the Year and an All-Chronicle County Player of the Year finalist in 2012 … Played her club soccer for Tampa Bay United, leading the team to Florida State Cup, US Soccer Region III and US Soccer National Championships in 2015 … Member of National Honor Society, serving as the secretary during her senior year.