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    Kaleigh Craig
    Kaleigh Craig

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Wantagh, N.Y.

    High School:
    Wantagh

    Height:
    5-11

    Position:
    M



    2014: Dynamic offensive scoring threat who moved from midfield to attack over the course of the season ... Named a second-team All-ALC honoree despite missing the last eight of 2014 games with an injury suffered on April 13 ... Was the team leader with 27 goals at the time of her injury ... Scored three points (2g, 1a) in NU's season-opening 13-12 victory over No. 8 Virginia ... Against Duke, set a career high with four goals, including the eventual game-winner ... Named the ALC Offensive Player of the Week on Feb. 25 ... One goal and one assist vs. Notre Dame with a career-best three draw controls ... Recorded her second four-goal game and set a personal best with five points at Michigan ... Scored twice at Syracuse ... Scored three goals on three shots at No. 10 UMass ... Pair of goals in NU's upset of No. 1 North Carolina ... Scored a hat trick vs. Vanderbilt and netted two against Johns Hopkins ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2013: Regular contributor in Northwestern midfield, playing in 22 games with one start ... In her collegiate debut, contributed two ground balls and two caused turnovers to win over UMass ... Scored her first career goal off an 8-meter attempt vs. USC ... Notched a goal and first career assist in win at Johns Hopkins ... Recorded a ground ball and her first draw control at Navy ... One goal in win over No. 8 Penn State ... One caused turnover vs. Virginia ... Scored her fourth goal of the year in win over Duke and scored for a second straight game against Stanford ... Two ground balls at Florida ... Goal at Notre Dame ... Scored one goal vs. Penn ... Scored NU's first goal in her NCAA Tournament debut vs. Stanford ... Secured a draw control in NCAA quarterfinal victory over Penn State.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Three-time All-County selection ... Named First Team All- American in 2012 ... Member of the All- Long Island Second Team ... Scored seven goals and had one assist as a senior in the county championship game ... Played for club team Long Island Wave ... Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball and cross country ... Two-time All-County selection and state qualifier in cross country ... Named All-Class for basketball and the recipient of the New York State Section VIII Coaches Award in 2009 ... High Honor Roll student ... Member of National Honor Society and an Academic All-American.

    Personal: Born Kaleigh Anne Craig ... Daughter of Scott and Joan Craig ... Father played lacrosse (defense) at the University of Massachusetts and was a teammate of Northwestern volunteer assistant coach Scott Hiller ... Chose Northwestern over Princeton ... Played against current Wildcats Christina Esposito and Kara Mupo in high school ... Majoring in communications.

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    Craigs's Career Highs

    Goals 4, two times, most recent at Michigan (3/11/14)
    Assists 1, four times, most recent at Michigan (3/11/14)
    Points 5, at Michigan (3/11/14)
    Ground Balls 2, four times, most recent vs. Notre Dame (3/5/14)
    Draw Controls 3, vs. Notre Dame (3/5/14)
    Caused Turnovers 2, vs. UMass (2/8/13)