5 Katie Mansell
5 Katie Mansell
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pasadena, Md.
High School: Chesapeake Senior
Position: D
Major: Recreation and Leisure


2011: Begins her senior season with the York squad ... named a captain for the 2011 campaign ... will be a key leader, especially on the defensive end ... exceptionally experienced ... has developed into a quality defender during her career ... possesses good body positioning ... terrific communicator ... constant motor ... should have a tremendous senior year.

2010: Started in 14 of the 15 York contests ... scored one goal on the season, tallying against in York's non-conference win over Dallas on March 4 ... picked up seven groundballs ... grabbed three draw controls.

2009: Started in 14 of 15 Spartan games ... scored two goals ... totaled two points for the year ... picked up 13 groundballs ... grabbed seven draw controls.

2008: Appeared in ten contests ... collected three groundballs.

Personal: Is a recreation and leisure administration major … is the daughter of David Mansell and Karen Garvin … born on December 7, 1988 ... names her mother as the person she most admires … hobbies include hiking, kayaking, traveling, and going to the beach … favorite athletes are Ray Lewis and Ray Rice … chose York because it is “close to home, but far enough away, and (I) wanted to be part of building the (women’s) lacrosse program” … most significant athletic achievement is being named All-County Honorable Mention for volleyball while in high school … her most memorable athletic moment while at York is beating Stevenson and hosting the first round of the CAC Tournament during her freshman year (2007) as well as taking St. Mary’s (Md.) into double overtime in 2010 … after graduation she plans on working for Easter Seals as a recreation therapist.