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Mara Bureau
Player Profile:
Mara Bureau 2990745
Position: Defense
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Queensbury, N.Y.
High School: Queensbury

2019

  • Started all 18 games for UAlbany, recording 13 ground balls, 18 draw controls, and three caused turnovers
  • Won five draws against UMBC (4/27)
  • Won four draw controls at Hartford (4/20)
  • Won three ground balls at UMass Lowell (3/23)
  • Made season debut against Yale (2/16)

 

2018

  • Appeared in all 18 games, with 17 starts, on defense
  • Had five games with multiple ground balls
  • Picked up four ground balls against Penn State (3/11)
  • Tallied first career point with an assist against Hartford (3/24)

 

2017

  • Draw control specialist for UAlbany, playing in 14 games with 12 starts
  • Second on the team with 29 draw controls, including multiple draws in eight games
  • Made collegiate debut at Penn State (2/4) with a draw control and a caused turnover
  • Three draw controls, a ground ball and a caused turnover in win over St. Bonaventure (2/13)
  • Career-high five draw controls in road win over Wagner (3/9)
  • Four draw controls in America East Tournament semifinal victory vs. UMBC (5/5)

 

High School

Lettered four years in lacrosse at Queensbury High... Led team to Foothills Council championship all four years... Four-time All-Star player in Foothills Council, including First Team in 2016 and Second Team in 2014 and 2015... Played defense and draw control specialist, finishing with 134 career draw controls, including 63 in senior year... Team captain as a senior... Team's Most Valuable Defensive Player in 2016... Member of the National Honor Society.

 

Personal

Intended majors are human biology and psychology... Daughter of John and Tina Bureau... Has a sister, Jenna, who is currently attending UAlbany.

Bureau's Career Statistics

Season GP GS G A Pts Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW GB DC TO CT
2017 14 12 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 1 29 1 2
2018 18 17 0 1 1 0 .000 0 .000 0 18 5 9 5
2019 18 18 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 13 18 7 3
TOTAL 50 47 0 1 1 0 .000 0 .000 0 32 52 17 10

Single-Game Highs

Points: 1, Hartford, Mar 24 2018
Assists: 1, Hartford, Mar 24 2018
Ground balls: 4, Penn State, Mar 11, 2018
Draw controls: 5, UMBC, Apr 27, 2019; at Wagner, 03/09/17
Caused turnovers: 1, 10 times

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