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18   Carey Young
Carey Young

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:
Ocean Lakes

Height:
5-5

Position:
M/D


Honors
• 2007 Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week -- 10/15

Outlook -- Carey is fit, quick, and technical with ability to tirelessly attack out of the back ... a good 1v1 defender with great tactical knowledge and organization ... unparalleled ability to join attack both with and without the ball ... ability to serve the box and get on the end of serves.

2007 -- Finished her junior campaign with eight points on two goals, both game-winners, and four assists ... earned the starting nod in all 23 contests ... played a pivotal role on a Navy defensive unit that limited opponents to 0.92 goals per game and posted 11 shutouts ... In 23 games, the Mids allowed just 22 goals, including a league-low four in conference action ... registered her first game-winning goal in Navy's victory over VMI ... turned in a career-high three-point effort in Navy's win over Lafayette ... scored the game-winner and provided an assist on one of the two Mids' insurance tallies in a 3-0 win over the Leopards ... garnered Patriot League Defensive Player-of-the-Week kudos Oct. 15, for her career effort against Lafayette and her part in a solid defensive performance two days later in a shutout of Lehigh ... assisted on the deciding goals in Navy wins against Wagner, and league foes Army and Holy Cross.

2006 -- A starter in 23 of the 24 contests, she produced six points on one goal and four assists ... played a role in Navy giving up just nine goals on the year, five during the regular season ... helped lead the Mids to 19 shutouts in 24 contests, the top shutout percentage (0.79) in the nation ... Navy's 0.37 goals-against average was the lowest in the country and in program history ... turned in her first-collegiate assist on 8/27 vs. Binghamton ... it also marked her first point in a Navy uniform ... recorded her second assist in a 5-1 win over Butler ... scored her first-collegiate goal in the 87th minute against Columbia ... assisted on Carmen Myers' goal against Mount St. Mary's ... was in on Navy's game-winning goal in its league opener against American where she made her first-collegiate start against a Patriot League team.

2005 -- A starter in five of the 20 games in which she played, including Navy's first four contests of the year ... part of the defensive unit that surrendered 1.22 goals per game, the sixth-lowest goals-against average in program history ... also stymied the opponents in seven outings, the fifth-most shutouts in Navy history.

High School/Club -- A 2005 graduate of Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach ... four-sport standout who lettered in soccer (4), field hockey (4), indoor track (2) and cross country (1) ... as a senior, named All-Tidewater, All-Eastern Region, All-Beach District and was the team MVP of her soccer team ... served as team captain her senior campaign ... led her Beach FC Fyre club team to state championships in 2002 and `03 ... garnered all-district and all-region recognition in track as a senior ... guided her prep field hockey squad to the district championship in 2002.

Personal -- Full name is Carey Hamilton Young ... daughter of Peter and Maura Young ... father is a Class of `82 graduate of the Naval Academy ... he is a Navy Captain, who now works at the Pentagon ... born Sept. 1, 1987, in Annapolis, Md. ... majoring in English.

Young's Career Statistics

Overall Patriot League Yr GP/GS Sh G A Pts GP/GS Sh G A Pts 2005 20/5 5 0 0 0 7/0 2 0 0 0 2006 24/23 13 1 4 6 7/7 1 0 1 1 2007 23/23 18 2 4 8 7/7 6 1 3 5 Total 67/51 36 3 8 14 21/14 9 1 4 6

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