Goslee shares preseason defensive honor; MU pegged to finish seventh
MU's first game of the season is Feb. 8 vs. John Hopkins in Houston
The MU Junior defender played with the 2014-15 U.S. national team in Florida Jam. 17-18
Goslee is MU's first-ever preseason All-America selection
Cincinnati native is one of 10 defenders selected to represent the United States
Junior defender Elizabeth Goslee talked prior to the 2015 season about her experience with the US Lacrosse Women's National Team, and what she hopes to bring from that experience to Marquette.
Honors and Awards:
2016 (Sr.): Started all 17 games for the Golden Eagles ... Forced a pair of turnovers in a 14-6 loss to No. 15/16 Louisville (Feb. 6) ... Grabbed two ground balls in a 15-4 win over California (Feb. 26) ... Caused two turnovers in a 10-8 loss to Colorado (Feb. 28) ... Forced two turnovers and picked up a ground ball in a 14-5 win against Detroit (March 6) ... Caused a turnover and controlled two draws in a 17-11 loss to No. 11/13 Northwestern (March 8) ... Created a pair of turnovers and seized two ground balls in in a 17-4 win over Central Michigan (March 19) ... Grabbed two ground balls in a 17-9 defeat at the hands of No. 5/6 Notre Dame (March 28) ... Caused three turnovers and controlled two draws in a 15-13 loss to UConn (April 9) ... Forced three turnovers and secured a pair of ground balls in a 15-5 loss to No. 2/2 Florida (April 13) ... Caused three turnovers for the third straight game and grabbed a season-high four ground balls in a 12-10 win over Temple (April 16) ... Created three turnovers and added a draw control in a 13-12 loss to Georgetown (April 23) ... Tallied a ground ball and a draw control in a 8-7 win vs. Cincinnati (April 29).
Summer 2014: Selected to the U.S. National Team
2014 (So.): All-BIG EAST Second Team ... Started all 17 games as a sophomore and was named co-MVP along with classmate and fellow Cincinnati native Hayley Baas ... Finished third on the team with 24 ground balls and was second on MU with 21 caused turnovers ... Picked up two groundballs and caused a turnover in MU's loss at No. 4 Northwestern (Feb. 25) ... Recorded two ground balls and caused a turnover in a 12-10 victory at Michigan (Feb. 28) ... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Apri 22 for play against Temple (April 17) and Villanova (April 19) ... Posted four ground balls and a career-best five caused turnovers against Temple (April 17) ... Helped hold back Villanova in the second half as MU mounted a 5-0 run to close out the game against Villanova (April 19) before ultimately falling 10-9.
2013 (Fr.): Recorded 33 groundballs, second-best on the team ... Registered 13 caused turnovers, tied for third-best on the team ... Started all 17 games on defense ... Tallied six games with three or more groundballs ... Recipient of team's "Hustle Award" ... Led Marquette to its first victory in program history at Coastal Carolina (Feb. 17) with a game-high five ground balls and three caused turnovers ... Etched three ground balls and a couple of draw controls in a 11-7 loss to Duquesne (Feb. 23) ... Had three groundballs and two caused turnovers in a 4-15 loss to No. 19 UConn.
High School: Goslee earned three letters in lacrosse at Mount Notre Dame High School while serving as a two-time team captain ... Squad's leading scorer as a junior and senior and holds the school record for most goals ... Named the Girls Greater Cincinnati League Player of the Year junior and senior year as well as GGCL first teamer both years ... Earned first team all-district and southwest Ohio honors as a junior and senior, while being named to the US Lacrosse All-Academic Team and all-state second team senior yea r... Named team's most improved player as a sophomore, MVP as a junior, and best offensive player as a senior as well as the high school's all-round athlete for that year ... Earned a varsity letter in soccer as a junior, while serving as team captain, and competed in basketball as a freshman and sophomore.
Personal: Goslee is the second oldest of five children of Bill and Julie Goslee... Has four siblings: Kelsey, Megan, Joe, and Tom ... Plans to major in health sciences.