12 Samantha Lynott
12 - Samantha Lynott
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr
Hometown: Holbrook, N.Y.
High School: Sachem East
Position: A
Major: Criminology

Father William Gartland, CSC, Female Senior Student-Athlete Award recipient.

One of 11 200 point scorers in program history
Ranks seventh in program history for career points, sixth for career goals and eight in career assists. 

2012: All-Northeast-10 Conference second team. NE-10 Tournament All-Championship Team. Athletic Director's Honor Roll (Fall Semester)NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Both Semesters). Started 14 of the 15 games she played. Totaled 44 goals and 18 assists for 62 points, converting 8-of-17 free-position shots and scoring on a team-high 57.9-percent of her shots. Also registered 31 ground balls, 48 draw controls and 22 caused turnovers. Ranked 15th in the NE-10 for goals, 17th for assists, 16th for points, 11th in draw controls and 16th for caused turnovers. Finished with 23 goals and nine assists for 29 points in eight NE-10 contests, adding 18 ground balls, 19 draw controls and 16 caused turnovers. Led the Skyhawks with 30 points in seven non-conference games, totaling 21 goals and a team-best nine assists with 29 draw controls, 13 ground balls and nine caused turnovers. Posted a team-high eight points in two NE-10 Tournament matches with a team-high six goals with two assists, seven ground balls. Posted 30 goals and 12 assists for 42 points in 12 games played against ranked opponents, collecting 45 draw controls. Totaled seven points on four goals and a season-high three assists with six draw controls in win at #15 Pfeiffer (3/15). Posted four goals and two assists for six points in win at Franklin Pierce (4/4). Recorded a season-high eight points on a season-best five goals adn three assists with six ground balls and five caused turnovers in win over Southern New Hampshire (4/18). Totaled four goals and an assist for five points at #5 C.W. Post (4/21). Netted a season-high matching five goals with an assist for six points, adding five caused turnovers and four ground balls in Senior Night win over Assumption (4/24). Registered three goals and an assist for four points with four ground balls, three draw controls and two caused turnovers in NE-10 Tournament first round win over #11 Merrimack (5/2). Also recorded three goals and an assist for four points, with three draw controls in overtime setback to #2 Adelphi in NE-10 semifinals. NE-10 Player of the Week once (4/23). 

2011: IWLCA All-America second team. Capital One Academic All-District I At Large third team. IWLCA All-Region first team. All-Northeast-10 Conference second team. Athletic Director's Honor Roll Spring Semester.NE-10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll. Started all 19 games. Led the team with 59 goals, 23 assists and 82 points, converting 9-of-27 free-position shots and scoring on a team-high 50.4-percent of her shots. Netted a team-high matching three game-winning goals. Also collected a team-best 50 draw controls to go with 38 ground balls and 29 caused turnovers. Opened the season with a season-high eight points on five goals and three assists with a season-best seven draw controls and four caused turnovers in win over Georgian Court (3/5). Netted four goals each in back-to-back wins over Saint Michael's (3/8) and Merrimack (3/10). Matched her season-high with eight point on five goals and three assists with six draw controls in win over Shepherd (3/17). Dished a season-high five assists to go with two goals, four draw controls, three ground balls and two caused turnovers in win at Southern Connecticut State (3/26). Netted a season-high six goals in win at American International (4/14). Posted back-to-back four goal games against Southern New Hampshire (4/20) and Dowling (4/25). Registered five goals and two assists for seven points in win at Assumption (4/26). Netted three goals in NE-10 Tournament first round win over Southern New Hampshire (5/4), adding five draw controls.

2010: IWLCA All-America second team. IWLCA All-North Region first team. All-Northeast-10 Conference second teamNE-10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll. Started all 17 games. Third on the team in scoring with 45 goals, as well as 22 assists for 67 total points, and led team with four game-winning goals. Ranked third on the team with 31 draw controls. Led the NE-10 in free-position goals, and ranked 3rd in game-winning goals, 9th in assists, 12th in goals, and 13th in points. Had two goals, two assists, three ground balls, and five draw controls in season opener at Rollins (3/10). Three goals, four ground balls, and three draw controls against Merrimack (3/25). Scored three goals and collected five ground balls at Bentley (4/6). Three goals, three assists and four draw controls against Saint Anselm (4/8). Three goals and five assists for eight points against Southern Connecticut (4/14). Scored five goals in back-to-back games against Saint Michael's (5/1) and in the NE-10 semifinal game against Merrimack (5/8).

2009: Appeared in all 16 games. Scored 15 goals and had five assists for 20 points on 31 shots. Totaled seven ground balls, seven draw controls and six caused turnovers. Had two goals and two caused turnovers in a 18-0 win over St. Michael’s (4/3). Scored a career-high four goals and added an assist, two ground balls, and three draw controls in a win over Franklin Pierce (4/9).

High School: 2008 graduate of Sachem East High School. Three-year letterwinner in lacrosse, serving as team captain as a senior. Earned All-County honorable mention. All-League and All-County selection. Also earned letters in soccer and basketball.

Personal: Born September 30, 1990. Daughter of David and Donna Lynott of Holbrook, N.Y. Has a brother, David (19). Father, David, played lacrosse and football at Hofstra. Majoring in criminology and minoring in psychology.

Year GP/S G A Pts Sh GW FPS-Att GB DC T/O CT
2009 16/0 15 5 20 31 0 2-4 7 7 8 6
2010 17/17 45 22 67 102 4 8-17 42 31 39 15
2011 19/19 59 23 82 117 3 9-27 38 50 40 29
2012 15/14 44 18 62 76 1 8-17 31 48 35 22
Totals 67/50
326 8 27-65 118