12 - Chelsey Locarno
Chelsey Locarno
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
High School: Milton Academy
Position: B/M
Major: English

2011 (Senior): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree for the third time ... Tied for ninth in Ivy League in assists and tied for 10th in assists per game (six in 17 games, 0.35 assists per game) ... Also had two goals ... Started all 17 games for the third straight season ... Earned Major Y.

2010 (Junior): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree for the second time … Received Yale field hockey's Coaches' Award ... Started all 17 games ... Scored two goals.

2009 (Sophomore): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree … Started all 17 games … Scored first career goal in 3-1 win at Holy Cross Sept. 20 … First career assist came in 6-0 win vs. Fairfield ... Finished season with one goal and one assist … Earned Major Y.

2008 (Freshman): Appeared in 13 games … Made debut Sept. 7 at Providence … Earned Major Y.

High School: Captain and team MVP as a senior ... First team All-ISL as a junior and a senior ... Recipient of Milton's Priscilla Bailey Award as top senior female student-athlete ... Also played ice hockey (two-time team captain, team MVP and first team All-ISL as a senior, honorable mention All-ISL as a junior) ... Also played softball (captain and team MVP as a senior, first team All-ISL as a junior and as a senior) ... 12 total varsity letters ... Graduated cum laude.

Notes: Member of Calhoun College … Also plays softball for Yale.

Why Yale? As soon as I experienced the unbelievable academic and extracurricular opportunities that Yale has to offer, everywhere else paled in comparison. After meeting the amazing field hockey team, I knew that there was nowhere else I wanted to spend the next four years of my life.