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28 Allie Mikelson

Three-time letterwinner as one of the team’s starting midfielders • team captain has good skills and field awareness and can create offensive opportunities while closing down opponents • Longstreth/NFHCA All-Mid Atlantic Region Second Team selection • two-time All-CAA honoree • 11 career defensive saves • fifth on the active career scorers list with 23 points on six goals and 11 assists.


Longstreth/NFHCA All-Mid Atlantic Region and All-CAA Second Team performer • started all 22 games for the back-to-back CAA Champion and NCAA Tournament participant Blue Hens • CAA Tournament Most Outstanding Performer • set a school record and finished second in the NCAA Division I rankings with 10 defensive saves • tied school’s single game record with three defensive saves against Cornell (Sept. 14) and at Princeton (Oct. 10) • dished out two assists against California (Sept. 1) and at William & Mary (Oct. 5) • posted game-winning goal in 2-1 victory over Fairfield at Rullo Stadium on Sept. 28 • collected an assist in the CAA title game against James Madison (Nov. 9) • named the Best of the Blue Hens Athlete of the Week for Nov. 9 • team co-captain with Esmée Peet • UD Alumni Association Team MVP.

Second Team All-CAA selection • started all 22 games in a year in which the Blue Hens collected a program-record 17 victories in addition to earning both the CAA regular season and tournament championships en route to the fifth NCAA Tournament berth in school history • tallied career-best 12 points on six assists and three goals • contributed a career-high three points in team’s 4-0 victory over William & Mary on Oct 4. • posted game-winning goal against Lafayette on Sept. 8 • registered an assist in both CAA Tournament wins over the Tribe (Nov. 8) and Northeastern (Nov. 10) • recorded an assist in NCAA Tournament game at North Carolina on Nov. 16.

Saw action in all 20 games as a freshman and started 18 for the Blue Hens • led Delaware to a 4-0 victory at Towson on Oct. 21 as first-career goal was also the game-winning goal over the Tigers • registered a season-high six shots against Towson • third on the team with 27 shots and 13 shots on goal.

Led state power Emmaus High School to three conference titles, three district titles, and three state tournament appearances during her career • team won state title in 2010 and was a state semifinalist for legendary head coach Sue Butz-Stavin • earned first team All-State, first team all-area, and first team all-conference honors as a senior • three-year starter • scored 49 goals and dished out 26 assists in her career • also a two-year starter in lacrosse who led team to 2010 conference and district titles and to a state playoff berth • member of Firestyx Club team.

Allison Jaye "Allie" Mikelson ("michael-sun") • daughter of Scott and Nadine Mikelson • born Aug. 19, 1994 • has an older sister, Kari, and a younger sister, Krissy, who is a sophomore on the 2015 field hockey squad • exercise science major at Delaware • worked as a field hockey camp coach during the summer • enjoys snowboarding and hiking • fan of the NFL’s New York Giants.

Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots SOG GW PS-Att. DSv Cnr
2012 20/18 1 0 2 27 13 1 0-0 0 0
2013 22/22 3 6 12 10 6 1 0-0 1 113
2014 22/22 2 5 9 15 8 1 0-0 10 6
 TOTAL 64/62 6 11 23 52 27 3 0-0 11 119

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Points: 3 vs. William & Mary (10/4/13)

Goals: 1 – 6x, last at Princeton (10/10/14)
Assists: 2 – 2x, last at William & Mary (10/5/14)
Shots: 6 at Towson (10/21/12)
SOG: 3 – 3x, last at Towson (10/12/14)
Defensive Saves:  3 – 2x, last at Princeton (10/10/14)

Position: Midfielder
Year: Senior
Hometown: Emmaus, Pa.
High School: Emmaus HS
Major: Exercise Science
Experience: 3 Letters
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