13 - Courteney Rutter
Courteney Rutter
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Summit, N.J.
High School: Oak Knoll
Position: M

High School: Honorable mention All-American 2010 … Academic All-American 2009 and 2010 … First team all-state 2010 … First team All-Union County 2009 and 2010 … First team all-prep 2010 … Captained team as a senior … Inside Lacrosse Rising Senior watch list 2009 … Inside Lacrosse Top 25 Young Guns Rising Juniors 2008 … Team was Group 1 State Champions in 2010 … Team won four conference championships while she was there … Team was Prep Champions in 2007, 2008 and 2009 … Team won Union County Tournament in 2008 … Played four years of soccer and captained team as a senior … Ran winter track for two years … Oak Knoll Athlete of the Year 2010.

Club Team: First team All-Galaxy 2010 for Metro Lacrosse.

Notes: Played on New Jersey team at Under Armour Underclassmen Games 2008 … Part of Operation Smile, which helps fix cleft lips and palates for those who cannot afford surgery … Traveled to Guwahati, India with Operation Smile in February 2010 on a Super Mission and helped with 900 surgeries … Has volunteered with Special Olympics since 2007 … Tutored for Elizabethport Tutoring for underprivileged students 2008-2010.

Why Yale... “I chose Yale because the academic and the athletic atmosphere are challenging, and I felt comfortable with the coaches and the lacrosse program here at Yale.”