Women's Lacrosse

Jill Doherty - 11

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Reading, Mass.

High School:
Brooks School

Height:
5-3

Position:
Midfield

Club:
Mass Elite

Jill  Doherty

05/13/2015

Doherty invited to try out for U.S. Women's National Team

Former 'Dore, three-time All-American Ally Carey also trying out

04/29/2015

Six Commodores earn All-BIG EAST honors

Duckenfield, Schonk named to first team; four tabbed to second team

04/08/2015

'Dores spread the wealth in victory over Cincinnati

Doherty dishes out five assists; eight players score in second straight win

04/01/2015

Pura Vida: Lives of 'Dores changed on service trip

From Jan./Feb. issue of Commodore Nation

02/23/2015

The Reynolds Wrap: Episode 4

Bryan's back and he is speaking with lacrosse player Jill Doherty

03/22/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Florida (Daniel Dubois)

Vanderbilt hosted No. 6 Florida on Sunday, March 22, 2015 at the VU Lacrosse Complex. (Daniel Dubois)

02/20/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Boston University (Bosley Jarrett)

Vanderbilt defeated Boston U. 16-9 on Feb. 20, 2015 in the first lacrosse game in the Multipurpose Facility.

Honors
2014 ALC All-Tournament Team (5/1)
2014 ALC Rookie of the Week (2/11-2/17)

2014 (Freshman): Appeared in 17 games and started 14... Scored 20 goals, dished 17 assists, had 37 points, 30 draw controls, 16 ground balls and 13 caused turnovers in a breakout freshman season... She ranked second in assists, third in points, third in draw controls and fourth in goals.... Saved her best for last with a career-high five goals, an assist and four draw controls in a season-ending loss to No. 5 Northwestern in the ALC Tournament... Named to ALC All-Tournament Team for performance... She was named ALC Rookie of the Week on Feb. 17 after scoring the first three goals of her career in a victory over Liberty on Feb. 15. She also had two assists, three draw controls and two ground balls in the game... Scored multiple goals in seven games, including three against Liberty and Jacksconville... She also had a knack for dishing the ball out, with multiple assists in five games... She began her career with a personal-best three assists in the season opener against Kennesaw State and notched another three-assist game against Michigan in the regular-season finale... She had a career-high four draw controls four times -- against Johns Hopkins, Florida and Northwestern (twice)... She also caused a career-high four turnovers against Jacksonville and had a personal-best three ground balls (for the third time in 2014) against the Dolphins.

High School: Three-year starter for Randall Hesse and Susanna Whitaker at Brooks School... Scored 48 goals, handed out 20 assists and picked up 29 ground balls as a senior... First-team All-American in 2012 and 2013; honorable mention All-American in 2011... Three-time all-region and all-league selection... Played on Lower New England Team that won 2012 high school division national tournament... Also played ice and field hockey... Honor student in five of six semesters.

Personal: Jillian Marie Doherty... Born on Nov. 26 1994, in Stoneham, Mass. ... Daughter of Michael and JoAnn Doherty... Father is a deputy fire chief in Boston... Has three brothers, Michael (20), Colin (15) and Ronan (11).... Michael is a sophomore hockey player at Yale... Went to Costa Rica with 13 Vanderbilt student-athletes on Soles4Souls service trip delivering shoes to those in need in December 2014... Human and Organizational Development major... Favorites include ice hockey (other sport than lacrosse), Carrie Underwood (musical performer) and Tom Brady (dream date).





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