Team honored for maintaining above a 3.0 GPA
Smillie scores for Villanova
Senior forward devotes time on and off field to Nova Nation
Seniors to be honored before game
Harding, Smillie, Conte each score for Villanova
2013: Has seen playing time in 13 games with two starts ... recorded an assist against Connecticut (9/28).
2012: Played in nine games.
2011: Saw the field 12 times as a midfielder ... one of six players named to the NFHCA's National Academic Squad.
2010: Appeared in three games vs. Columbia (Sept. 12), Penn (Sept. 22) and Indiana (Oct. 17) ... named to the NFHCA National Academic Squad.
Holy Cross: Earned three varsity letters under Coach Hillary Richards ... led Holy Cross to the State Group 1 Championship game and a Burlington County Patriot Division Championship ... chosen to the 2010 All-Burlington County Scholastic League Team ... named the 2010 South Jersey Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete, Burlington County Scholastic League Scholar-Athlete and Courier Post/Kiwanis Scholar-Athlete ... also earned varsity letters in lacrosse and basketball ... 2009 U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American and National School Girl's Lacrosse Tournament Team member ... named the Holy Cross Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... earned Holy Cross field hockey and lacrosse academic awards ... member of the National Honor Society ... named the Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar, Principal's Leadership Award winner and Holy Cross award for general excellence and third honors ... distinguished Honor Roll.
Personal: Born July 20th, 1992 in Camden, N.J. ... parents are Scott and Helen Marie Lafferty ... one brother, Scott ... enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.