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    Hilary Alley
    Hilary Alley

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Lake Forest, Ill.

    High School:
    Lake Forest

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    M

    Birthdate:
    08/14/1986



    2008: Saw action in 16 games in a reserve role for the Wildcats ... Recorded a career-high four ground balls including a pair against Duquesne (3/7) ... Caused a turnover against Princeton in the NCAA quarterfinal victory (5/17) ... Part of a Wildcat senior class which finished their careers with an overall record of 83-3 (.965) including a 43-0 record at home and four national championships ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2007: Did not see any game action due to injury.

    2006: Played in 16 games ... Took four shots ... Played in both home NCAA Tournament wins over Stanford (5/14) and UNC (5/20) ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2005: Made 10 appearances in freshman campaign ... Scored goal in first collegiate contest, vs. Oregon (2/26) ... Had ground balls vs. Connecticut (4/3) and in NCAA Championship first round vs. Mount St. Mary's (5/12).

    High School: Two-year starter, missed senior year due to injury ... Started as a sophomore on Lake Forest's state championship squad ... 2003 All-America and all-state selection ... Led team in scoring and was Team MVP as Lake Forest finished second at state tournament ....High school coach was Steve Dunn ... Played for Grayslake Team 1 at national tournament ... Also the 2003 Illinois Player of the Year in field hockey ... Two-time all-state selection ... Selected for three National Futures Tournaments and Futures Elite Team ... Graduated cum laude from Lake Forest ... National Honor Society member ... Selected as a National Scholar and attended National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C.

    Personal: Born Hilary Jensen Alley on 8/14/86 ... Daughter of Joanie and Steve Alley ... Father played ice hockey at the University of Wisconsin, scoring the game-winning goal in overtime to win the 1977 NCAA Championship ... Mother won an Illinois state championship in curling ... Played with her sister Abby at NU in 2005 ... Major is history.