22 Julia Bireley
22 Julia Bireley
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Franklin, Mass.
High School: Franklin
Position: D
Major: Sports Biology
gp 22
p 17
g 15
a 2

2017-18: Earned NEWMAC Second-Team All-Conference honors to cap off her career with the Springfield College women's lacrosse team ... posted 17 points on 15 goals and two assists while also picking up 32 ground balls, 12 draw controls and 22 caused turnovers ... aided a defensive unit that only surrendered 7.83 goals per contest while also helping the Pride to its first-ever at-large bid into the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament. 

2016-17: NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference selection following an outstanding junior year with the Springfield College women's lacrosse team ... started all 18 games for the Pride and picked up 25 ground balls, secured seven draw controls and contributed six goals ... Bireley caused 19 turnovers in 2017 including a career-best three in a win over Eastern Connecticut ... also picked up a career-best five ground balls in a win over Western New England on February 25. 

2015-16: Started 21 of the games she played in during her sophomore season with the Pride ... registered nine goals and two assists on the year, while also picking up 23 ground balls and 10 draw controls ... caused 17 turnovers on the year.

2014-15: Started all 18 games as a freshman for the Pride during the 2015 season ... was an instrumental piece of a defensive unit that allowed 5.91 goals per contest, good for 4th overall in the nation ... scooped up 21 ground balls and caused 11 turnovers on the year, while also collecting seven draw controls.

High School:  Played two years under Kristen Igoe at Franklin High School...Also competed in soccer and basketball.

Personal: Daughter of Marian and Mark Bireley...Studying Sports Biology.

Career Highs:    
 Goals:  3  vs. Emerson (4/28/18)
 Assists  1  vs. Coast Guard (4/7/18)
 Points:  3  vs. Emerson (4/28/18)
 Ground Balls:  5  vs. Western New Eng. (2/25/17)
 Caused Turnovers:  4  vs. Western New Eng. (2/24/18)
 Draw Control:  3  vs. Denison (3/14/16)
Recent Games
Apr 28 at Emerson W, 23-1
May 2 Smith W, 14-4
May 5 vs. MIT W, 14-11
May 6 at Babson L, 15-13
May 12 vs. Elms W, 24-3
May 13 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 16-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 8
Points 17 9
Goals 15 7
Assists 2 2
Shots 29 13
Shooting percentage 51.7 53.8
Shots on goal 25 12
Shots on goal percentage 86.2 92.3
Free position goals-shots 3-11 2-6
Ground balls 32 11
Draw controls 12 4
Turnovers 22 4
Caused turnovers 22 8
Fouls 22 4
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 24 at Western New Eng. W, 17-1 0 0 0 0-0 4 1 1 4 0 - 0 -
Feb 28 Eastern Conn. St. W, 20-3 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 4 Middlebury L, 7-3 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 6 Framingham St. W, 17-8 2 0 2 0-0 3 2 2 1 4 50.0 3 75.0
Mar 11 at Chapman W, 13-6 1 0 1 0-2 1 0 2 1 3 33.3 3 100.0
Mar 14 at Claremont-M-S L, 12-8 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 4 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 20 Amherst L, 14-2 0 0 0 0-1 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 24 MIT W, 15-8 1 0 1 0-1 3 3 0 2 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 27 Trinity (Conn.) L, 16-7 0 0 0 0-1 3 2 0 1 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 31 Babson L, 11-10 0 0 0 0-1 2 0 0 1 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 4 at Westfield St. W, 17-13 0 0 0 0-0 1 1 1 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 7 at Coast Guard W, 17-6 1 1 2 0-2 1 0 1 1 3 33.3 2 66.7
Apr 11 Smith W, 17-4 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 14 at Wheaton (Mass.) W, 7-3 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 18 at Mount Holyoke W, 14-5 1 1 2 0-0 2 0 2 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 21 Wellesley W, 20-4 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 1 0 3 33.3 3 100.0
Apr 28 at Emerson W, 23-1 3 0 3 2-2 2 1 0 1 3 100.0 3 100.0
May 2 Smith W, 14-4 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
May 5 vs. MIT W, 14-11 2 0 2 0-0 1 1 2 0 3 66.7 2 66.7
May 6 at Babson L, 15-13 1 0 1 0-0 1 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 100.0
May 12 vs. Elms W, 24-3 2 0 2 1-1 0 0 1 0 2 100.0 2 100.0
May 13 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 16-4 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 21 21 9 2 11 6-11 23 10 26 17 19 47.4 12 63.2
2016-17 18 18 6 0 6 1-5 25 7 14 19 16 37.5 11 68.8
2017-18 22 22 15 2 17 3-11 32 12 22 22 29 51.7 25 86.2
Total 61 61 30 4 34 10-27 80 29 62 58 64 46.9 48 75.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 22 22 15 2 17 3-11 32 12 22 22 29 51.7 25 86.2
Conference 8 8 7 2 9 2-6 11 4 4 8 13 53.8 12 92.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 4 0 4 0-4 17 8 7 9 12 33.3 10 83.3
Away 10 10 7 2 9 2-6 14 3 12 13 12 58.3 11 91.7
Neutral 2 2 4 0 4 1-1 1 1 3 0 5 80.0 4 80.0
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Wins 15 15 14 2 16 3-8 21 9 14 17 24 58.3 21 87.5
Losses 7 7 1 0 1 0-3 11 3 8 5 5 20.0 4 80.0
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February 2 2 0 0 0 0-0 5 1 2 5 0 - 0 -
March 8 8 4 0 4 0-6 16 8 11 8 12 33.3 10 83.3
April 7 7 6 2 8 2-4 7 2 5 7 10 60.0 9 90.0
May 5 5 5 0 5 1-1 4 1 4 2 7 71.4 6 85.7