Honors and Awards:
2016-17: BIG EAST All-Academic
2015-16: BIG EAST All-Academic
2017: Appeared in six games for the Golden Eagles ... Grabbed a ground ball at Kennesaw State (Feb. 28).
2016: Appeared in three games ... Made her collegiate debut in a 14-5 win over Detroit (March 6).
Prior to Marquette: Simonides earned four letters in lacrosse at Langley High School ... US Lacrosse All-Academic ... Three-time all-district performer ... Second team all-region in 2013 ... Served as team captain as a senior ... Helped the Saxons to state runner-up finishes in both 2012 and 2013 ... Played for the Capital Lacrosse Club for three years and the Stars Gold team at U15 national championships, where the squad finished as runner-up Competed with Team 2 Mid Atlantic at the US Lacrosse Women's National Tournament ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Key Club member and served as a student government aid at Langley ... Coached basketball and lacrosse teams throughout high school career at Langley.
Personal: Simonides was born in Wellesley, Massachusetts and is the oldest of three children to Shaun and Phil Simonides ... Has two younger siblings, Weston and London ... Plans to major in biomedical science.