16 Devon Rhodes
16 Devon Rhodes
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: E. Northport, N.Y.
High School: Northport
Position: M

2010: Second team All-Ivy League ... Led team in goals (27) and points (35) ... Started all 15 games.

Club Team: Long Island Yellow Jackets Blue Team

Before Yale: U.S. Lacrosse All-American in 2008 and 2009 ... New York State Girls National Tournament Team #1 ... Won Long Island gold medal with New York Empire Team ... Newsday All-Long Island team in 2008 and 2009 ... Played five years of varsity lacrosse at Northport, captaining team senior year ... Led team to 21-1 record and undefeated Suffolk County championship her senior year ... Team was also Suffolk County champions in 2006 and 2008 ... Team MVP in 2007, 2008 and 2009 ... All-Tournament team in 2007 and 2008 ... All-County in 2007, 2008 and 2009 ... First team All-Galaxy in 2008 and 2009 ... Ranked fifth on Long Island in points with 131 (95 goals, 36 assists) in 2009 ... Broke school record for points in a game with 10 goals and three assists against West Babylon.

Notes: U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American in 2008 and 2009 ... Member of National Honor Society ... Gerry Holland Scholarship Award Recipient ... Member of the World Language Honor Society ... Board of Education Award for Academic Excellence ... Presidential Award for Educational Excellence ... Played with Yale teammates Adrianna Amendola and Brittany De Lea on Long Island Yellow Jackets Blue team ... Brother Christopher plays lacrosse for Lehigh.

Why Yale? "I chose Yale for its incomparable academic reputation, and a chance to compete for a Division I Lacrosse Championship. The dedication Yale displayed to me during the recruiting process distinguished itself from other schools. I felt that the integrity and enthusiasm of the coaching staff and team was unparalleled."