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24 Carrera Lucas
Carrera  Lucas

RS Junior

Brooklandville, Md.

High School:
St. Paul's School for Girls




Six Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Team

Senior Becca Zamojcin earns the honor for the third time


Carrera Lucas Named to the US Women’s National Development Squad

Redshirt senior goalie named to the 21-player team


Six Cavaliers Earn All-South Region Honors

Tara Vittese and Pien Dicke named to the first team


Vittese, Lucas Named the ACC Players of the Week

Tara Vittese and Carrera Lucas earned offensive and defensive honors


Carrera Lucas Named to USNT Development Squad

Greta Ell offered a trial for the U-21 team after the end of the fall season

2015 Web Feature | 2016 Web Feature


  • Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Region Second Team
  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • VaSID All-State First Team
  • Had two shutouts in the first three games, keeping Fairfield (Aug. 25) and Columbia (Sept. 1) scoreless
  • Made eight saves in the win over No. 1 Duke (Sept. 8)
  • Named the ACC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 11) after picking up wins over Duke and Michigan State
  • Had her third shutout of the season against No. 8 Boston College (Sept. 22), making five saves
  • Over the summer, named to the USWNT National Development Squad after attending the Young Women's National Championship and earning an invitation to Development Squad National Camp


  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Region Second Team
  • 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • Started the final 20 games of the season, posting a 14-6 record
  • Second in the ACC in saves per games (5.20)
  • Named the ACC Co-Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 18) after the shutout victory over Syracuse
  • Had her first career shutout in the win over Princeton (Sept. 16) and has added three more since then (Fairfield, Old Dominion, Syracuse)
  • Had a career-high 14 saves against Princeton (Sept. 16)


  • Appeared in 17 games with six starts, amassing a 6-1 record
  • Made her collegiate debut, playing the second half against Drexel (Aug. 28)
  • Made her first career save in her first career start at Rutgers (Sept. 4), also earning her first win
  • Played a scoreless half at Miami (Sept. 13), logging three saves
  • Tallied a season-high eight saves playing the second half and overtime against Old Dominion (Oct. 11)
  • Did not allow a goal in 54:34 of the NCAA first-round game against Delaware, matching her season high with eight saves (Nov. 14)
  • Eighth in the ACC with 52 saves, ranking sixth in saves per game (3.06)
  • 2015 ZAG Field Hockey / NFHCA National Academic Squad


  • Redshirted for field hockey in the fall, but was a member of the 2015 Cavalier lacrosse team in the spring
  • SGI / NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

High School

  • SGI / NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • At St. Paul's School for Girls, averaged 14.8 saves per game (266 total saves), saving 82 percent of the shots she faced in her fourth varsity season.
  • 2014 SPSG Athlete of the Year
  • Three-time Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference All-Star
  • 2011 team MVP, 2013 Field Hockey Most Valuable Player Award
  • Baltimore Ravens Athlete of the Week on Dec. 23, 2012
  • Was also a lacrosse goalie, being named a 2013 and 2014 Towson Times Second-Team All-Star and serving as the 2014 team's captain
  • Also earned three varsity letters in squash and served as team captain in 2014
  • Recipient of the 2014 C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Athletic Service Award


  • Daughter of Carol and Dale Lucas
  • Has two older brothers, Tyler and Garrett
  • Her father, Dale, was a member of the US Bobsled Team from 1976-81
  • Her father runs a competitive BBQ team with the family often traveling around the country with him to competitions
  • Has lived her whole life on a horse farm that specializes in breeding and training thoroughbreds

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