Jan. 18, 2006
ATHENS, Ohio - Ohio Head Lacrosse Coach Allison Valentino has announced that four players will serve as team captains for the 2006 season -- senior Allison Brennan (Annandale, Va.), junior Dana Dobbie (Guelph, Ontario), sophomore Kari Fasick (Marriottsville, Md.) and sophomore Lindsey Marshall (Hilliard, Ohio).
Brennan, a defender, played in 15 games last season. She had 19 ground balls, won nine draw controls and caused seven turnovers. For her career, she has played in 38 games, including 10 starts.
Dobbie, a midfielder, was the Bobcats' top scorer last season with 37 goals and 13 assists for 50 points. She led the nation in draw controls with 72. Dobbie was a first-team All-American Lacrosse Conference selection and was chosen second-team all-region by the IWLCA. Dobbie has 61 goals and 27 assists in 25 career games.
Fasick played in 14 games, including four starts as a midfielder last season. She finished her rookie season with nine goals and two assists for 11 points. She also picked up 11 ground balls, won six draw controls and caused four turnovers.
Marshall played in five games last season on defense. She was credited with five ground balls and one caused turnover.
The Bobcats have already begun preseason preparations and will begin the 2006 campaign on Feb. 19 at Maryland.