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Dakotah Savitcheff
Player Profile:
Dakotah Savitcheff 1749576
Position: Attack
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Canadaigua, N.Y.
High School: Canadaigua Academy

2017: Graduated as UAlbany's all-time goals leader with 210 in her career... America East All-Conference First Team and All-Tournament Team at attack... Second in Division I and first in the America East with 3.8 goals per game... Started 15 games at attack, finishing with 57 goals on 61.3% shooting percentage plus 21 ground balls and 15 caused turnovers... Multiple goals in 13 games played... Hat trick with two ground balls and caused turnovers at Syracuse (2/27)... Five goals in road win at Wagner (3/9), following with career-high eight goals in victory vs. Drexel (3/19) and then five goals, two ground balls and two caused turnovers in victory vs. UMBC (3/25)... Six goals, including final two in final minute, in one-goal victory at #8 Cornell (4/11), following with game-winner vs. New Hampshire (4/15) to earn US Lacrosse National Player of the Week... At least four goals in final four games, including each at Stony Brook (5/7) and vs. Northwestern (5/12).

2016: IWLCA All-Northeast Region player for second straight season... America East All-Conference First Team and conference All-Tournament Team attack... Preseason Inside Lacrosse Third Team All-American... UAlbany's leading goal-scorer with 58, adding six assists, 27 ground balls and 14 caused turnovers... Finished the season ranked fifth in program history in career goals (153) and tied for 10th in career points (164)... Seventh in Division I in goals per game (3.41), 14th in total goals (58) and 24th in points per game (3.76)... Ranked second in the America East in goals per game (3.41), third in points per game (3.76)... One-time America East Offensive Player of the Week... Netted goals in 16 of UAlbany's 17 games, including 14 multi-goal contests...Four goals and two caused turnovers at North Carolina (3/6)... Scored on all five shots in home victory over Villanova (3/13), following by hitting all four shots in win vs. Wagner (3/19)... Tied career-high seven goals and four ground balls at Vermont (3/25)... Tied career-high eight points off seven goals and an assist, adding two caused turnovers in win at UMBC (4/9)... Five goals on six shots plus two caused turnovers in win at UNH (4/23)... Four goals in each America East Tournament game vs. UMBC (5/6) and at Stony Brook (5/8).

2015: An IWLCA All-Region Second Team selection...America East All-Conference Second Team...Set a new UAlbany all-time single season program record for goals with 64...Named America East Offensive Player of the Week on March 9 and April 13...Scored seven goals on three occasions, against Central Conn. (3/7), Iona (3/15) and Brown (4/8), a mark that ranks her tied for third in Division I program history in single-game goals...Also netted three goals against No. 2/2 North Carolina (3/13).

2014: An America East All-Rookie selection...Named to the Inside Lacrosse Rookie of the Year Watch List...A two-time America East Rookie of the Week selection (March 3, March 31)...Scored six goals in a 16-5 win at Manhattan (2/26), the most in a single game for a rookie since 2011...Concluded the season with 31 goals in 13 starts and 17 appearances and the team's top shooting percentage (.633).

High School: A four-year letter-winner at Canandaigua Academy...Team captain in her senior season...Scored 65 goals as a senior...In 2012 and 2013...Named to the USL All-America First Team and the All-Greater Rochester team...A two-time Daily Messenger Player of the Year, a four-time All-League selection and a three-time All-Monroe County team selection...Helped lead her squad to Section V Championships in 2010 and 2012, as well as a State Championship runner-up finish in 2012.

Personal: Daughter of Serge and Katrina Savitcheff...Has one brother, Dominik...In addition to lacrosse, she also played basketball and volleyball at Canandaigua Academy.

CAREER STATS

Season
GP
G
A
Pts
SOG
SOG%
GB
DC
TO
CT
2014
17
31
2
33
40
.816
10
4
9
3
2015
19
64
3
67
78
.907
25
15
9
10
2016
17
58
6
64
79
.832
27
12
21
14
2017
15 57 1
58
78
.839
21 8 11 13
TOTAL
68 210 12
222
275
.851
62 31 39 27

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 8 (3x, last: vs. Drexel, Mar. 19, 2017)
Goals: 8 (vs. Drexel, Mar. 19, 2017)
Assists: 2(vs. UMBC, May 6, 2016)
Shots: 11 (vs. Central Connecticut, Mar. 07, 2015)
Ground balls: 6 (vs. Central Connecticut, Mar. 07, 2015)
Draw controls: 3 (at UMBC, Apr. 9, 2016) 
Free-position goals: 2 (3x, last: at Dartmouth, Apr. 19, 2017)
Caused turnovers: 4 (vs. Vermont, Apr. 5, 2017)

 

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