A collection of photos from the lacrosse team's game against Connecticut on Feb. 27, 2013.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)
Started all 20 games ... named a Tewaaraton Award Nominee ... earned All-ACC honors ... captured IWLCA All-Northeast Region First Team and IWLCA All-America Second Team accolades ... selected as the WomensLax.com Player of the Week and ACC Co-Offensive Player of the Week for the week of April 1-7 ... recorded 100th career point in ACC semifinals at North Carolina (4/26) ... led the team with 71 draw controls ... ranked second on the team with 47 goals, 55 points, and 28 ground balls ... scored three or more goals in each of nine games ... tallied four goals and seven draw controls vs. Canisius (4/21) ... scored four goals and won four draws against Duke (4/6) ... totaled six points (five goals, one assist) and career-high seven draw controls at North Carolina (3/23) ... recorded five goals and five draw controls against BU (3/20) ... posted three goals and five draw controls at Virginia Tech (3/9) ... scored three goals vs. Connecticut (2/27) ... tallied three goals and an assist at Ohio State (2/23) ... received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012) Saw action in 17 games, starting 16 ... made BC history as one of the first freshmen named to the All-ACC Team ... an IWLCA All-Northeast Region First Team selection ... finished second on the team and on BC's all-time freshman record list with 43 goals ... fourth on the team with 46 points ... also totaled three assists, 14 ground balls, 21 draw controls and five caused turnovers ... registered a point in 15 of 17 games, with multiple points in 14 outings ... had at least three goals in eight games, including the first seven of the season ... tied a personal-best with five goals and one assist for six points against Yale on (4/28) ... turned in a team-high four goals against Virginia Tech on (3/10) ... recorded career-bests with five goals and six total points at Vanderbilt (3/7) ... notched her first-career assist and three goals at Connecticut (3/2) ... scored a team-best three times, in addition to snagging a season-high three ground balls at Syracuse (2/21) ... tallied four goals and a team-best five draw controls in her first-career start against Holy Cross (2/17).
BEFORE BC Member of U.S. Under-19 Team that won Gold in the 2011 FIL World Championship ... named to the 2011 All-World Team following the FIL World Championships ... considered the No. 3 recruit in the nation by InsideLacrosse Magazine ... participated on the Garden City High School varsity lacrosse team for four years ... helped team win four-straight New York State Championships ... earned both All-American and Academic All-American honors ... name an all-county selection in 2010 and 2011 ... played with the Under Armour All-American Underclassmen Team for two years ... participated with the Under Armour All-American Senior Team for one year ... also played field hockey and basketball in high school.
PERSONAL Mikaela Rix was born on December 12, 1992 ... daughter of Michael and JoEllen Rix ... has two younger sisters, Marguerite and Morgayne ... enrolled in the Carroll School of Management.
CAREER HIGHS Points: 6, (3x) last at North Carolina (3/23/13) Goals: 5, (4x) last at North Carolina (3/23/13) Assists: 1, (6x) last at North Carolina (3/23/13) Ground balls: 5, at Northwestern (3/6/13) Draw controls: 7, at North Carolina (3/23/13) Caused turnovers: 2, (3x) last vs. Maryland (3/16/13)