17 Maddy Wharton
17 Maddy Wharton
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Swarthmore, Pa.
High School: Strath Haven
Position: D
Major: Biological Engineering

2012: Appeared in 20 games and started 19 as a junior...posted nine goals and three assists for 21 points...ranked fourth on the team in goals and points...converted both of her penalty stroke opportunities...scored the game-winning goals against Lasell (9/4), Gordon (9/12), Wellesley (10/2), and University of New England (10/25)...found the back of the net twice against Wheaton (10/16)...recorded one goal and one assist against University of New England (10/25)...NEWMAC Tournament Most Outstanding Player...NEWMAC first team all-conference...NEWMAC academic all-conference...ECAC New England all-star...NFHCA New England East Region first team...NFHCA All-America third team...NFHCA National Academic Squad...NFHCA Scholar of Distinction.

2011: Appeared in and started all 23 games as a sophomore ... recorded four goals and one assist on the season for a total of nine points ... scored a goal in the NEWMAC semifinal game against Springfield (11/5) ... named NEWMAC academic all-conference ... NFHCA second team All-New England East.

2010: Appeared in 19 games and started 17 as a freshman ... posted one goal and six assists for eight points ... ranked fourth on the team in assists ... tallied one goal and two assists at Simmons (9/9) ... also dished out two assists against Daniel Webster (10/14) ... had a defensive save in the season-opener versus New England College (9/1) ... helped anchor a defense that had the second-best goals against average (1.65) in the NEWMAC.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering with a concentration in literature...was a research assistant in the Brain Behavior Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania...Taylor Community Foundation Scholarship...executive vice president of Sigma Kappa sorority...Best Buddies International.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Strath Haven High School.