Junior defender Maddy Ciardi was named the Big South Defensive Player of the Year.
Sara Nolan's two goals gives her a team-high of 10 through three games this season.
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
2015 - Second Team All-Big South Defender (Junior)
2013 - Big South Presidential Honor Roll (Freshman)
2015 (Junior): Named a second team All-Big South performer … Played and started in all 17 games and continues to be the only Chanticleer to do so in every game of the program’s three-year history … Ranked tied for fourth on the team with 20 ground balls and scooped a season-high three in games vs. Cincinnati and Presbyterian … Also ranked fourth on the team with 12 caused turnovers and matched a career-high with three in the Big South quarterfinal game vs. Campbell … Won a career-high nine draw controls, registering a pair of draw control wins in games at Liberty, vs. Gardner-Webb and vs. Presbyterian.
2014 (Sophomore): Started all 17 games and is the only Chanticleer to start each match for Coastal since the program's first-ever game in Feb. 2013 ... Was part of a Coastal defensive unit that ranked third in the Big South in goals against ... Ranked fifth on the team in ground balls with 23, including a single-game high of four against High Point ... Won five draw controls, three of which came against Elon ... Recorded multiple caused turnovers in six games, and her season total of 14 were fourth-highest on the team.
2013 (Freshman): Was one of two players to start all 16 games for the Chants ... Played the majority of the season on defense, accruing 16 ground balls and causing seven turnovers in front of the Chanticleer net ... Recorded multiple ground balls against American, Detroit, Winthrop, Liberty and Campbell ... Won seven draw controls and committed the least number of fouls among the Coastal defenders ... Was named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
At Ipswich HS: Recorded 22 goals, 13 assists, 41 ground balls, 5 draw controls and 3 takeaways in 17 starts as a junior ... Helped the Tigers to a 18-1 record and an appearance in the MIAA North Division 2 Tournament ... Also earned varsity letters in field hockey and basketball at Ipswich.
Personal: Full name is Elizabeth Nyra Constant ... Daughter of David and Elizabeth Constant ... Has one sibling - Curtis ... Intended major is Business Management.