The Big South Women's Lacrosse Championship begins with quarterfinal action on Wednesday, April 30 at campus sites.
Kasey Griese scored her first goal, and four goals total to lead the Chants.
As we count down to the inaugural game, each day GoCCUSports.com will profile the lighter side of Coastal Lacrosse.
Of the 453 Coastal Carolina student-athletes, 256 posted a GPA of 3.0 or better for the fall 2012 semester
Blog posts will provide an inside look at Chanticleer women's lacrosse
2013 - Big South Presidential Honor Roll (Freshman)
2014 (Sophomore):Saw action in eight games ... Scored one goal against Presbyterian ... Tried three shots, two which were put on target ... Scooped three ground balls, all of which came against Presbyterian ... Won draw controls against Stetson and Presbyterian ... Caused two turnovers.
2013 (Freshman): Played in 13 games as a freshman, tabbing five starts ... Tallied seven shots on the season, netting four of them for a .571 shot percentage ... Scored all four goals at Kennesaw State, one of which was the eventual game-winner ... Finished the season with nine ground balls, including a career-high of three against St. Bonaventure ... Also won four draw controls and caused six turnovers ... Was named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
At Ponderosa HS: Scored 56 goals and 32 assists as a junior ... Named the Ponderosa Attacker of the Year and All-Continental League while leading the Mustangs to a league championship and a state quarterfinals appearance as a junior ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and was tabbed a U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American as a junior ... Led the Mustang field hockey team to a state championship in 2010 and was tabbed to the All-Senior All-Star team and Colorado All-Academic Team.
Personal: Full name is Kasey Kathleen Griese ... Daughter of Wade and Melissa Griese ... Has two siblings - Kyle and Kayla ... Intended major is Marketing.