28 April Daugherty
28 April Daugherty
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wakefield, RI
High School: Lincoln
Position: F
Major: Communications Studies/ Education

2011: Team captain.

2010: Selected to the Northeast-10 All-Conference second team … Led the team with 18 points on six goals and six assists ... Appeared in 15 contests while making 13 starts … Netted a goal against Adelphi (11/12) and Saint Anselm (11/6) … Picked up an assist against Assumption (11/7) and Saint Anselm (11/6) … Found the back of the net and earned a helper against Southern Connecticut (10/30) … Scored lone goal in Merrimack’s first-ever win over Bentley (10/19) … Registered an assist against Southern Connecticut (9/25) … Netted two goals and added an assist against C.W. Post (9/5).

2009: NFHCA all-American ... 2009-10 Merrimack College Rookie of the Year ... a Northeast-10 Conference co-Rookie of the Year ... named womensfieldhockey.com Rookie of the Year ... selected to NFHCA Division All-American Second Team ... 2009 NCAA Division II statistical champion for assists per game (0.76) ... named Division II Field Hockey Rookie of the Week (Sep. 28) and Northeast-10 Conference Player/Freshman of the Week (Sep. 28) for scoring five goals and four assists in a 2-1 week for Merrimack, including the third hat trick in program history and highest single game point total (8) against Southern Connecticut (Sep. 24) ... named Northeast-10 Conference Freshman of the Week (Sep. 8) ... set a program record with 16 assists on the year ...  led all NE-10 first years in points (40). 

Personal/High School: Daughter of Sean Daugherty and Sueann Jones ... has four siblings- sister Shayna and brothers Trent, Jonah and Zachary ... was a three-year varsity starter for Lincoln High School Field Hockey ... as a junior, led the team in scoring and received First-Team All-Division and Second-Team All-State honors ... as a senior captain, led Lincoln to a co-division league championship, led Division-I in scoring (46 points) and received First-Team All-Division and All-State accolades...was a four-year varsity letter winner in outdoor track and two-year varsity letter winner in basketball and indoor track ... was a member of the student council senior year ... sister Shayna holds multiple track and field records at the University of Rhode Island.