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Rachel Bowles
Player Profile:
Rachel Bowles 782838
Position: Midfield
Height: 5'7"
Year: Graduate
Hometown: Cicero, N.Y.
High School: Cicero-North Syracuse

2016: Graduated as UAlbany's all-time leader in points (233) and goals (175)... Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year... Earned IWLCA All-Northeast Honors for the third time... Inside Lacrosse Preseason Second Team All-American...Named to the Tewaaraton Top-50 Watch List (2/23)... America East All-Conference First Team for the third straight season, also being placed on the conference All-Tournament Team... Played and started in 15 games, finishing with 49 points, off 37 goals and 12 assists, and 16 ground balls... 44th in Division I in goals per game (2.47)... Sixth in America East in goals per game (2.47), ninth in points per game (3.27)... 10 multi-goal games on the season... Three hat tricks in a row from March 19-25, beginning with five goals in win over Wagner (3/19) and finishing with four goals and an assist in road victory over Vermont (3/25)... Season-high seven points off three goals and four assists in victory vs. Binghamton (4/6), following with four goals in win at UMBC (4/9)... Six goals and two caused turnovers in victory vs. UMass Lowell (4/16)... Tallied six points off three goals and three assists in America East Tournament semifinal victory vs. UMBC (5/6).

2015: Named to 2015-16 U.S. Women's Lacrosse tryout pool...IWLCA All-Northeast Region pick for the second consecutive season...America East First Team All-Conference selection and All-Tournament team pick...Named to Tewaaraton Watch List on March 19...Finished the season with 56 goals and 20 assists to rank second on the team in points (76) and second in goals scored...America East Offensive Player of the Week on March 2...Scored a career-high six goals against Dartmouth (4/13) and at Cornell (2/28).

2014: Named to the IWLCA Northeast All-Region First Team...America East Co-Offensive Player of the Year...Unanimous America East All-Conference First Team pick....Ranked as high as second in the nation in points per game (6.20)...Recorded a career single-game high nine points in the season opener at Bryant on Feb. 21...Named the America East Offensive Player of the Week three times and helped UAlbany finish the regular season as the top team in the league in goals per game (15.07), points per game (20.47) and shot percentage (.514)...Recorded her 100th career point in a 12-8 win at UMBC on April 18, and concluded the season with 44 goals and 24 assists for 68 points...Ranks fourth in UAlbany program history in single-season points after her 2014 campaign.
2013: Scored 36 goals to rank second on the team and ninth in the league as a redshirt freshman...Four-time America East Rookie of the Week honoree (2/25, 3/11, 4/22, 4/29)...America East Co-Rookie of the Year as well as All-Conference second team awardee.

2012: Scored two goals in two games before suffering season-ending injury.

High School: Four-year midfielder ... earned Section III all-league accolades sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Senior year captain ... Competed in soccer as well, earning section all-league honors freshman to junior years.  

Personal: Intended major is sociology ... Daughter to Dan and Wendy Bowles ... has one sister, Sarah.

CAREER STATS 

Season GP G A Pts SOG SOG% GB DC Dsv TO CT
2012 2 2 0 2 5 .833 2 0 0 4 0
2013 16 36 2 38 58 .763 18 12 0 22 10
2014 17 44 24 68 57 .712 14 1 0 21 6
2015 19 56 20 76 82 .882 16 20 0 21 13
2016 15 37 12 49 51 .699 16 3 0 25 7
TOTAL 69 175 58 233 254 .774 66 36 0 93 36
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [Division I ranking]:
Points: 9 [t-7th], at Bryant, Feb 21, 2014 
Goals: 6, 2 times 
Assists: 4, 2 times
Shots: 11, at Vermont, Mar 25, 2016
Ground balls: 3, 4 times
Draw controls: 4, at Syracuse, Apr 19, 2015 
Man-up goals: 1 [t-2nd], 6 times
Free-position goals: 2 [t-6th], 4 times
Caused turnovers: 3, Iona, Mar 15, 2015 
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