2009: CAC All-Academic Team ... played in 16 contests with 11 starts ... eighth with 21 ground balls ... added 9 caused turnovers and 3 draw controls ... career-highs of 5 loose ball pick-ups and 2 draw controls in win over Christopher Newport.
2008: Saw action in 15 games with two starts ... scooped up 20 ground balls, including four in loss to Salisbury ... caused five turnovers and grabbed two draw controls.
Hereford HS: 2007 graduate ... two-sport athlete (soccer, lacrosse) ... Soccer: Mentored by Nancy Ferguson ... Lacrosse: Coached by Anne Ensor ... vice president of Varsity Club ... member of the student council and National Honor Society.
Personal: Elisa GeorgeAnne Bateman ... plans to teach and coach after St. Mary's ... Dean's List (four semesters) ... Junior Scholar ... two-year member of SMCM 3.0 Club ... served as SAAC secretary (2009-10) ... born July 11, 1989 in Parkton, Md. ... daughter of Jim Bateman and Kathy Bateman ... has six siblings named Jamie, Lee Anne, Josh, Rob, Mary and Carrie ... all but two siblings played lacrosse in college with Rob playing for the Baltimore Bayhawks at one point.
Why St. Mary's?: "People are awesome. Great challenge academically and athletically."