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Jill Amo
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ridgewood, N.J.

High School:
Ridgewood H.S.

Position:
Attack

AS A SENIOR (2011)
2011 Captain... played in 19 games, started 12...finished the season with 9 goals and 19 assists for 28 points.... Took 25 shots...Her 19 season assists places her 5th on BC's single season leaders...on 4/17 against Vermont she notched 2 goals and 4 assists for a season high 6 points... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Played in 11 games, starting four...tallied two goals and three assists for five points... took 13 shots...was 1-2 in free position shots...registered eight ground balls and 14 draw controls...caused four turnovers...recorded the game-winning goal in the team's 19-5 win over Iona on April 7...started the final three games of the season against New Hampshire, Le Moyne and Harvard...named to 2009-10 All-ACC Academic Honor Roll...earned the 2009-10 Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Played in 15 games and started five...played in three ACC matches...converted from defense to attack...recorded 11 points on four goals and seven assists...scored first collegiate goal against Canisius on Feb. 21...took 10 shots on the season...collected five ground balls...won four draw controls...caused nine turnovers...earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Played in 13 games and started three...played in all five ACC games...picked up 10 ground balls and caused six turnovers...registered four draw controls...recorded a season-high four ground balls against Virginia Tech on March 15...caused three turnovers in the same game...earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

BEFORE BC
Four-year letterwinner at Ridgewood...captained the team as a senior ...led the team in points (108), assists (53), draw controls (58), ground balls (51) and caused turnovers (49)...holds the school record for single-season assists (53), draw controls (118) and career caused turnovers (92)...received All-America honorable mention honors in 2007...named to the US Lacrosse Academic All-American team...selected as the team's MVP in 2006 and 2007...named 2007 Player of the Year by Ridgewood Lacrosse Association...named 2007 North Jersey Player of the Year...2006 and 2007 Northern New Jersey Champion...led the team in goals (53), points (80) and draw controls (46) as a junior...selected first-team All-Galaxy, first-team All-North Jersey and first-team All-Suburban in 2006 and 2007...played for Metro club team...named to Upper Atlantic Regional Team in 2006...certified lacrosse referee...honor roll student.

PERSONAL
Born Dec. 30, 1988...Jillian is the youngest of Christopher and Karen Amo's two daughters...sister Ashley plays lacrosse for Princeton...enrolled in the Lynch School of Education as a Human Development major.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP GS G A Pts. Shots GB DC CT
2008 13 3 0 0 0 0 10 4 6
2009 15 5 4 7 11 10 5 4 9
2010 11 4 2 3 5 13 8 14 4
2011 19 12 9 19 28 25 2 5 4
Totals 58 24 15 29 44 48 25 27 23

2011 Game Highs

Goals 2 (2x)
Assists 4 (3/17)
Ground Balls 1 (2x)
Caused Turnovers 2 (3/5)
Draw Controls 1 (5x)

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