Three-time letterwinner for the Blue Hens • outstanding athlete who is looked to make an impact on the draw and in the transition game • will play against former high school teammates Caroline Dodds (Drexel) • second in school and Delaware Stadium history with eight draw controls against Georgetown (2/16/13).
2015 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Posted 17 starts in 18 games played • finished third on the team with career-bests of 26 groundballs and 16 caused turnovers for a Delaware defensive unit that ranked fourth in the NCAA with a scoring defense of 7.0 • team also ranked 16th with 9.59 caused turnovers per game • added 10 draw controls, which was good for fifth for the Hens • named the CAA Defensive Player of the Week on March 30 after tallying five caused turnovers and eight groundballs in two contests • registered a career-best four groundballs at Canisius (March 25) in addition to three caused turnovers and two draw controls • followed by tying her career-high with four groundballs with two caused turnovers in 12-10 upset of #11 Princeton (March 28).
2014 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Appeared in 12 games with three starts • collected a career-best eight groundballs, five points and three assists • dished out first career assist in loss at Georgetown (Feb. 15) • posted a career-high three points at Temple (March 15) on two goals and one assist • also picked up two groundballs, one draw control and one caused turnover against the Owls • tabulated one assist, two groundballs and two caused turnovers at George Washington (March 22).
2013 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)
Started seven of 15 games played for the Blue Hens in rookie campaign • fifth on the team with 15 draw controls • finished season with four goals in addition to 10 caused turnovers and four groundballs • opened career with eight draw controls against nationally-ranked Georgetown (2/16), a mark that is good for second in school and Delaware Stadium history • recorded first career goal against Monmouth (2/22) in addition to two draw controls and two caused turnovers • registered a season-high four caused turnovers against Denver, another nationally-ranked program, on Feb. 24 • posted at least two draw controls in four contests.
Four-year varsity lacrosse letter winner for the Great Valley High School • helped lead team to two Ches-mont League championships (2010/2012) • earned first team all-league, all-area and Under Armour All-American honors • Philly Showcase Offensive MVP • Honor Roll student • played for Joe Tornetta • also participated in volleyball, cross country, field hockey and indoor track at GVHS.
Alison (Ali) Brooke Karwoski • born October 9, 1993 • daughter of Beth and Rich Karwoski • has one older brother, Richard, and two younger sisters, Sarah and Nicole • majoring in marketing and management information systems with a minor in global enterprise technologies • cites her high school lacrosse coach, Joe Tornetta, as the biggest influence on her athletically because he always pushed her to do her best and never accepted anything less • began playing lacrosse in third grade • chose Delaware because she felt it was a perfect fit athletically and academically • nannies during the summer.
Goals: 2 at Temple, 3/15/14
Assists: 1 – 3x, last at George Washington, 3/22/14
Points: 3 at Temple, 3/15/14
Shots: 4 at Temple, 3/15/14
SOG: 3 – 4x, last at Temple, 3/15/14
FGS: 1 – 2x, last vs. Rutgers, 3/9/13
Groundballs: 4 – 2x, last at Canisius, 3/25/15
Draw Controls: 8 vs. Georgetown, 2/16/13
Caused Turnovers: 4 vs. Denver, 2/24/13