West Windsor, N.J./West Windsor Plainsboro South
At Delaware: Should compete for time as a midfielder.
2009: Saw action in eight games and earned a start in one contest • was the lone freshman to earn a starting nod during the year after cracking the lineup against California on Sept. 20 • appeared in a pair of postseason bouts after squaring off with James Madison during the CAA semifinals on Nov. 7 and Michigan State during the NCAA Tournament on Nov. 14 • earned playing time in a pair of CAA regular season contests as well after appearing against Northeastern on Oct. 11 and Drexel on Nov. 1.
High School: Three-year letterwinner and two-year captain for West Windsor Plainsboro High School South • garnered Central Jersey Coaches All-Star honors and was an All-Conference, All-Central Jersey, and All-County selection • also was named the team Most Valuable Player as a senior • led her club team to a gold medal at the USA National Field Hockey Festival • also competed in basketball, softball, and lacrosse in high school • earned the team MVP award and was a three-time Defensive Player of the Year selection for the basketball team • chosen as a second-team All-Conference selection in softball and lacrosse • earned Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete honors.
Personal: Victoria "Tory" Lynn Sharpless • daughter of Rod and Linda Sharpless • father played football at Maryland, while mother competed in field hockey and lacrosse at The College of New Jersey • plays the double bass • a university studies major at Delaware • shares team representative duties to the UD Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) with Carli Shutter.