3 - Laura Wacker
Laura Wacker
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Poly Prep Country Day
Position: M
Major: Computer Science

2012: Started all 16 games...39 goals...10 assists...49 points...three man-up goals...16 groundballs...28 draw controls...11 caused turnovers...led the team in man-up goals and caused turnovers, ranked second in goals, assists, and points, third in draw controls, and fifth in groundballs...broke the MIT record for points in a game with 11 (eight goals, three assists) against Framingham State (3/20)...tallied four goals, three assists, three groundballs, four draw controls, and three caused turnovers at Wellesley (4/10)...registered four goals and an assist versus Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (3/26)...also had four-goal performances against Gordon (3/6), Eastern Connecticut (3/17), and Southern Maine (4/7)...generated a career-high three caused turnovers at Springfield (4/14).

2011: Started all 15 games...34 goals...three assists...37 points...one game-winning goal...10 groundballs...eight draw controls...seven caused turnovers...ranked second on the team in goals, third in points and game-winning goals, fourth in free-position goals (six)...scored a season-high six goals against Wellesley (4/12)...had a six-point performance (five goals, including the game-winner, one assist) versus Wheaton (4/25)...tallied five goals against Gordon (3/8) and Southern Maine (4/9)...earned hat-tricks versus Keene State (3/10) and Western Connecticut (3/20)...posted three groundballs against Smith (3/26)...earned two draw controls at Williams (3/15)...notched two caused turnovers at Emerson (3/17).

2010: Started all 16 games...21 goals, one assist, 22 points, 19 groundballs, seven draw controls, six caused turnovers...ranked fifth on the team in goals...totaled four goals, three groundballs, and two draw controls at Bridgewater State (4/5)...also earned three groundballs versus New England College (4/3) and Emerson (4/6)...posted two caused turnovers against New England College (4/3) and Babson (4/20)

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in computer science with a minor in mathematics...also a member of the MIT squash team.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Poly Prep Country Day.