12 Laura Menke
12 Laura Menke
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr
Hometown: Greenland, N.H.
High School: St. Thomas Aquinas
Position: M
Major: Biology

2011:Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference. Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad. Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award. NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. Athletic Director's Honor Roll fall semester.

2010: Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad. Athletic Director's Honor Roll Spring Semester. NE-10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll.

2009: NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad. Appeared in all 22 games, picking up two assists.

2008: NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad. Appeared in one game, a 5-0 home win over American International (10/14).

High School: 2008 honors graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Dover, N.H. Three-year letterwinner for coach Sara Carpenter, serving as captain as a junior and senior. Earned first-team All-State honors her junior and senior years. Named to Dream Team as a junior and senior. Also lettered in swimming and lacrosse. Two-time state qualifier in swimming. National Honor Society member; graduated with a 4.0 GPA. Received math award as a junior.

Personal: Born February 21, 1990, in Portsmouth, N.H. Daughter of Diane Menke of Greenland, N.H., and Tom Menke of Rye, N.H. Has a sister, Lisa (24), and brother, Scott (26). Majoring in biology. Aspires to become a doctor. Supports the New England Patriots. Lists Tom Brady as a favorite athlete.

Year GP-S G A Pts Sh GWG
2010 23-22 5 2 12 31 1
2009 22-1 0 2 2 5 0
2008 1-0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 46-23 5 4 14 36 1