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    Kim Pantages
    Kim Pantages

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    North Caldwell, N.J.

    High School:
    West Essex

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    M/A



    Career: Played in 49 games during her Northwestern career with seven starts ... Notched 11 goals and added three assists ... Racked up 23 ground balls, nine caused turnovers and eight draw controls.

    2010: Closed out her Wildcat career by playing in 17 games as a senior with seven starts ... Notched her first career start in the season opener against Massachusetts (2/6) ... Set a career-best with three points (2G, 1A) at Stanford (2/26) ... Tied a personal high with a pair of goals against Florida (5/2) on senior day ... Also found the back of the net against Georgetown (3/6), Duquesne (3/12) and Notre Dame (5/15) in the NCAA first round victory ... Dished out an assist in the season opener against the Minutewomen ... Recorded eight ground balls, including a pair each against the Hoyas and Gators ... Also caused three turnovers and won a draw ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar for the 2009-10 academic year.

    2009: Saw action in 12 games in a reserve role for the Wildcats, including the NCAA first round against Massachusetts (5/10) and the NCAA championship game against North Carolina (5/24) ... Notched a goal against Rutgers (3/14) and at Massachusetts (3/25) ... Dished out the first assist of her NU career at Vanderbilt (2/27) ... Recorded four ground balls on the year, led by a pair against Hofstra (3/12) ... Won draw controls against Denver (1/23), against California (4/4) and at Johns Hopkins (4/17) ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2008: A consistent off the bench for NU, seeing action in 21 games ... Netted her first career goal on a free position shot against Georgetown (3/28) and also found the back of the net against Notre Dame (4/9) ... Scooped up 11 ground balls, including a career-high three against Massachusetts (3/16) ... Caused six turnovers on the year including a pair against the Minutewomen.

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

    High School: Four-year member of the West Essex Knights ... First-team All-America selection her senior year... Honorable mention all-America selection junior year ... Voted team MVP senior season ... Led West Essex to the Group B North State Championship her senior year ... Member of the No. 1 Upper Atlantic Schoolgirls Championship Tournament at Lehigh University ... Scored 81 goals and 35 assists as a junior and 79 goals and 35 assists as a sophomore ... Voted Most Improved in her sophomore campaign in leading the Knights to the Iron Hills Conference championship ... Team captain ... Three-time first team all-state (Group II), all-Iron Hills Conference, all-Essex county and second team all-state selection ... Helped lead West Essex to the Group B New Jersey State championship and the Iron Hills Conference championship as a freshman ... High school coach was Jill Cosse ... Leading scorer of the Steps Elite Lacrosse Club Team in 2004 and '05 ... selected to the All-Star team at the Elite 300 Camp ... Honor Roll all four years ... Also considered Duke, Notre Dame, North Carolina and Stanford.

    Personal: Born Kimberly Ann Pantages ... Daughter of Jim and Sally Pantages ... Mother Sally played ice hockey at Dartmouth ... Father Jim fenced for Cornell ... Played in high school with former Wildcat Lindsay Finnochiaro ... Major is undeclared.

    Pantages' Career Statistics

    Year GP-S G A PTS GB DC CT
    2010 17-7 7 2 9 8 1 3
    2009 12-0 2 1 3 4 3 0
    2008 20-0 2 0 2 11 4 6
    Totals 49-7 11 3 14 23 8 9

    Pantages' Career Highs

    Goals 2, two times (most recent vs. Florida, 5/2/10)
    Assists 1, three times (most recent at Stanford, 2/26/10)
    Points 3, at Stanford (2/26/10)
    Ground Balls 3, vs. Massachusetts (3/16/08)
    Draw Controls 1, eight times (most recent vs. Vanderbilt, 5/8/10)
    Caused Turnovers 2, vs. Massachusetts (3/16/08)