14 Katherine Sherrill
14 Katherine Sherrill
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Phillips Andover
Position: D

High School:  Earned Abbot Athletic Award, given annually to a female who has excelled in varsity sports and whose loyalty and good sportsmanship exemplify the highest ideals of Andover athletics … Co-captain of the soccer team as a senior … Soccer team was NEPSAC champions in 2007 and 2009 … Also played ice hockey … Earned Sumner Smith Ice Hockey Award, given to a hockey player in good scholastic standing who has contributed the most to the sport and the school through sportsmanship, endeavor and ability … Participated in ARC Community Service for three years at Andover, spending time with mentally handicapped people … Tutored younger Andover students in French … Was elected a student representative for the Andover Disciplinary Committee.

Club Team: Granite State Elite 

Notes: Volunteered with mentally ill patients at the Fountain House organization in summer of 2009 … Brother Stephen Sherrill, Jr. is a 2009 Yale graduate … Father, Stephen Sherrill ’75, played golf, lacrosse and squash at Yale … Brother Will Sherrill plays basketball at Virginia … Mother, Kitty Sherrill, is a 1979 Harvard graduate.

Why Yale... “As soon as I stepped onto the campus, I loved Yale. I sensed a great balance between the opportunities Yale has academically and athletically. I cannot wait to play for the outstanding coaches, who I know will push me to become a better lacrosse player as well as motivate me to grow as a person.”