15 Erin Carter
15 Erin Carter
Height: 5-6
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Perkiomenville, Pa.
High School: Perkiomen Valley
Position: B/M
Coach Stuper: "Erin has great field vision and communication, which are keys to being a great defender. She is a playmaker whose ability to pass under pressure will allow our outlet to be successful. Erin is a strong, powerful, explosive athlete who will be a great addition to our backfield." Notes: Mother, Brenda, played for the University of North Carolina ... Member of Ezra Stiles College. High School: Two-year captain of field hockey team ... First team PIAA All-State and Academic All-State as a senior ... First team Philadelphia Inquirer All-Southeast PA as a senior ... Pottstown Mercury Player of the year as a senior and first team Pottstown Mercury All-Area as a junior and as a senior ... First team Times Herald All-Area as a senior ... Nominee for Triangle Club of Montgomery County's William H. Dannehower Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award as a senior ... Earned first team, second team and honorable mention PAC 10 honors during her career ... Led PAC 10 with eight defensive saves as a senior ... Won team defensive award as a junior and team's Captain Award as a senior ... Team won two PAC 10 championships and was runners-up twice ... National Honor Society member ... Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Award as a senior ... Also played softball and ultimate Frisbee. USA Field Hockey: USFHA Futures participant ... National Hockey Festival participant ... National Futures Tournament gold medalist in 2006, bronze medalist in 2005 ... Four-year National Indoor Tournament medalist (two gold, one silver, one bronze) ... Junior Olympics selection as a sophomore in high school. Club Team: Played for X-Calibur. Why Yale? I chose Yale because of the never-ending amount of amazing people and academic opportunities.
Favorite food: Anything chocolate
Where I would like to travel: Greece or Egypt
I want to learn to: Snap my fingers
Most people don't know about me/hidden talent: I'm an eBay expert.
Sports Hero: My mom
I would like to spend a day with: Johnny Depp