Katrina Dowd

Yorktown Heights, N.Y.

High School:

Northwestern '10


U.S. Team

  • U.S. National Team (2009-12)
  • U.S. Developmental Team (2008-09)
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  • IWLCA/US Lacrosse All-America first team (2009, 2010)
  • Tewaaraton Award finalist (2010)
  • ALC Player of the Year (2010)
  • NCAA Championship Most Outstanding Player (2009)
  • Set all-time NCAA tournament record with 45 career goals
  • Helped Northwestern to three NCAA Championships (2007-09)
  • IWLCA Attacker of the Year in 2010, ranked second nationally in goals (77) and points (110)
  • Finished career ranked fourth in Northwestern history with 209 career goals

Off the Field

  • Assistant women's lacrosse coach at North Carolina

Getting to know…

  • Nickname? Trix
  • Other sports played in high school? Basketball, soccer.
  • Favorite lacrosse player? Hannah Nielsen
  • Favorite athlete from another sport? Rafael Nadal
  • Best advice received from a coach? Do your very best. It’ll be enough.
  • Strengths as a player? Finishing ability, swagger.
  • Game day ritual? White bandana
  • Best lacrosse moment? Going undefeated and winning a national championship in 2009.
  • Special talent? Stick tricks.