Commodores last three ALC Tournament losses have come by a combined four goals
First half featured five ties and four lead changes
Linthicum held scoreless for first time this season
Senior Carly Linthicum nets five goals for Vanderbilt
VU Lacrosse is back in action on Monday, hosting Harvard
2012 (Sophomore): Appeared in 15 games in VU attack, earning six starting assignments... Seventh on the team with 13 goals... Scored a hat-trick against Presbyterian... Had two goals against Boston College, Canisius and Penn State... Picked up half of her eight ground balls against Canisius and Penn State... Named to ALC and SEC Academic Honor Rolls.
2011 (Freshman): Appeared in 12 games as a freshman attacker... Scored twice in her collegiate debut at Presbyterian College, earning a third point for an assist... Scored on her only shot at conference rival Penn State... Notched a goal in the regular season finale against Notre Dame... Also scored in the ALC Tournament loss to Ohio State, her fifth goal of the year... Two ground balls and two draw controls on the season... Named to the ALC Academic Honor Roll and the Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Four-year varsity starter for coach Nancy Haws' Western Albemarle Warriors... Leading scorer all four years, totaling 209 career goals... First-team All-Region, All-Central Virginia and All-Jefferson District... Selected to the US Lacrosse National Tournament Senior Division All-Star Team... Honor roll recipient involved in student government... Winner of the Principal's Award and the Claudia Dodson Integrity In Sports Scholarship... Also participated in field hockey and indoor track while pole-vaulting for the track and field squad... Played her club lacrosse for Alivian Coates-Jorgensen and Caitlin Banks with Capital Lacrosse Club.
Personal: Abby Marie Wheeler... Born April 16, 1992.... Daughter of Jean and Brian Wheeler... Has one brother: Sam (16)... Both parents attended the University of Virginia... Majoring in human and organizational development with a minor in public policy.
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