UNC Women's Lacrosse Bio
7 Ela Hazar
Hazar Hazar 1887099

General – Added to the watch list for the 2017 Tewaaraton Award on April 6 ... Came into her own and took over a starting role as a sophomore.

Sophomore (2016) – Made the most of playing time created by injuries to Sydney Holman and Olivia Ferrucci ... Finished the year with career highs with 64 shots, 26 goals and 28 assists ... Ranked fifth on the team in points (54) and second in assists (28) ... Named National Player of the Week and ACC Offensive Player of the Week on April 19 after tallying two goals and four assists for a season-high six points at Syracuse ... Scored goals in nine of the last 10 games ... Had two goals and an assist in the NCAA championship game win over Maryland ... Scored a season-high four goals with five total points in the regular season win over Virginia Tech ... Also had five points (three goals and two assists) in the ACC Tournament win over the Hokies ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Studied abroad at the London School of Economics in the summer of 2016.

Freshman (2015) – Played in 16 games, starting against Elon on March 1 ... Saw action in more games than every Carolina freshman than Marie McCool (22) ... Tallied seven goals and six assists on the season, along with eight ground balls, four draw controls and three caused turnovers ... Scored at least one goal in each of her first five college games, including a season-high two with two assists against Elon ... Also scored in the win at Louisville ... Had a goal and a season-high three assists against High Point ... Had a season-high three ground balls against Elon and two draw controls against Albany ... Rated the No. 20 incoming freshman in the nation by Inside Lacrosse prior to the season.

High School - A four-year starter and two-time All-America at Westwood HS while also playing four years of hockey and three years of soccer ... Helped lead Westwood to three state championships in four years, picking up a slew of conference, regional and state honors ... Came off the bench to play in the 2014 Under Armour All-America Classic, finishing with a goal, an assist, three draw controls and a ground ball to help the North team to the win ... Also was named a 2014 US Lacrosse first-team All-America ... As a senior, tallied 75 goals and 40 assists after piling up 90 goals and 46 assists as a junior.  

Personal - Ela Louise Hazar is the daughter of Karen and Bora Hazar ... Birthday is July 21 ... Born in Fort Smith, Arkansas ... Undeclared major ... A talented skier and snowboarder ... Her sister plays soccer at Brown University.


Position: Attacker/Midfielder
Height: 5'6"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Westwood, Mass.
High School: Westwood
Major: Undeclared
UNC North Carolina Women's Lacrosse

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