12 Kristen Chapman
12 Kristen Chapman
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belmont, Mass.
High School: Buckingham Browne & Nichols
Position: M
Major: Political Science
Previous Team: Revolution Lacrosse Club

2011: Two goals, one assist in 12 games.

2010: Six goals, three assists in 14 games.

Before Yale: Two-time all-league selection ... Three-time NEPSWLA all-star ... Team MVP ... Team captain ... Also played basketball and soccer ... All-state, three-time all league selection and two-time MVP in soccer ... Soccer captain ... Member of Massachusetts State Soccer Olympic Development Team for two years ... Won two state championships with her club soccer team, Stars.

Notes: Two-time U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American ... Won Nichols Prize for two years as outstanding scholar-athlete at BB&N ... Commended for high scholarship (Citation of Honor) for four years ... Played saxophone in school orchestra and jazz band ... Peer counselor for two years ... Played with Yale teammate Augusta Hixon at BB&N ... Father coached football at Dartmouth and Cornell.

Why Yale? "The opportunity to attend a great institution combined with playing in an outstanding league and competing for an Ivy League and national championship brought me to Yale. When I visited and experienced the coaches, the team, and the school, I knew that it was the school for me."