28 - April Daugherty
April Daugherty
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wakefield, R.I.
High School: Lincoln
Position: F
Major: Communications Studies/ Education
g 21
a 10
sh % .189
gw 3
ds 0
pkp 0-0

2012: Longstreth/NFHCA First-Team All-American ... Northeast-10 All-Conference First Team ... Named a team co-captain ... Wrapped up her incredible four-year career as the program's all-time leading scorer (159 points) and leader in points per game (2.06); goals (61); game-winning goals (12); assists (37); and shots on goal (215) ... Started in all 21 games … Recorded a hat trick twice in victories at East Stroudsburg (9/2) and Stonehill (9/29) … Ranked second on the team in scoring with 52 points ... Finished with 21 goals and 10 assists … Led the Warriors with 111 shot attempts … Racked up three two-goal games … Recorded points in 17 out of the 21 games played … Led the team with a 12-game point streak (9/20-10/27) ... 52 points and 22 goals are second-most in a single season.

2011: Team captain ... Started all 20 games as a junior … Named Longstreth/ NFHCA First Team All-American … Was named Merrimack College Athletics Female Athlete of the Year … Became the first Warrior in school history to be named Northeast-10 Conference Player of the Year … First Team All-Conference member … Two-time NE-10 Player of the Week … Earned Academic All-Conference recognition … Finished the season with a career-high 44 points, which was good for second in the conference … Her 19 goals ranked First in the NE-10 … Broke the school record for points and goals in a career with 108 and 40 respectively … Holds the Merrimack school record for points (44), goals (19) and points per game 2.59) in a single season … Recorded at least one point in 17 games and at least a goal in 14 games … Led the conference with six game-winning goals … Racked up a career-high four goals including the game-winning goal and a school record eight points in a victory over Saint Michael’s (10/12) … Picked up one of her two hat tricks on the season against Southern Connecticut State (9/22) and also added the game-winning goal … Scored the game-winner and totaled two goals and an assist in the Warriors first victory of the season over East Stroudsburg (9/4) … Added a season-high two assists against Franklin Pierce (10/6) to go along with one goal … Scored two or more goals on five occasions … Scored two goals in the Northeast-10 Conference Semifinal victory over American Int’l (10/28).

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). 

Before Merrimack: 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.

Personal: Daughter of Sean Daugherty and Sueann Jones ... Has four siblings, sister Shayna and brothers Trent, Jonah and Zachary ... Communications Studies major.

Recent Games
Oct 16 at Mass.-Lowell W, 2-1
Oct 20 at Adelphi W, 3-0
Oct 27 Adelphi W, 6-0
Oct 28 Mass.-Lowell L, 1-0
Nov 3 Bentley W, 3-2
Nov 9 at Mass.-Lowell L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 10
Games started 21 10
Goals 21 10
Assists 10 5
Points 52 25
Shots 111 58
Shot Pct .189 .172
Game-winning goals 3 2
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Sep 1 at West Chester L, 5-1 0 1 1 3 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 2 at East Stroudsburg W, 4-3 3 1 7 8 .375 1 0 0-0
Sep 6 at Bentley W, 4-1 0 1 1 4 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 12 St. Michael's W, 7-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 15 at American Int'l W, 6-0 2 1 5 6 .333 0 0 0-0
Sep 18 Franklin Pierce W, 6-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 20 at Southern Conn. St. W, 4-0 1 0 2 10 .100 1 0 0-0
Sep 23 St. Anselm W, 4-2 1 0 2 8 .125 0 0 0-0
Sep 26 Assumption L, 2-1 1 0 2 7 .143 0 0 0-0
Sep 29 at Stonehill W, 5-3 3 0 6 7 .429 0 0 0-0
Oct 2 Bentley W, 3-2 1 0 2 6 .167 0 0 0-0
Oct 4 at Franklin Pierce W, 8-1 1 0 2 5 .200 0 0 0-0
Oct 8 Stonehill W, 5-0 1 0 2 4 .250 0 0 0-0
Oct 10 at St. Michael's W, 2-1 0 2 2 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 13 American Int'l W, 4-1 1 2 4 5 .200 0 0 0-0
Oct 16 at Mass.-Lowell W, 2-1 2 0 4 3 .667 1 0 0-0
Oct 20 at Adelphi W, 3-0 1 1 3 8 .125 0 0 0-0
Oct 27 Adelphi W, 6-0 2 1 5 8 .250 0 0 0-0
Oct 28 Mass.-Lowell L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Nov 3 Bentley W, 3-2 1 0 2 8 .125 0 0 0-0
Nov 9 at Mass.-Lowell L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
  gp g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2012-13 21 21 10 52 111 .189 69 .622 3 0 0-0
Total 21 21 10 52 111 .189 69 .622 3 0 0-0
  gp g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 21 21 10 52 111 .189 69 .622 3 0 0-0
Conference 10 10 5 25 58 .172 37 .638 2 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0

Home 10 8 3 19 55 .145 33 .600 0 0 0-0
Away 11 13 7 33 56 .232 36 .643 3 0 0-0
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0

Wins 17 20 9 49 99 .202 64 .646 3 0 0-0
Losses 4 1 1 3 12 .083 5 .417 0 0 0-0

September 10 11 4 26 60 .183 38 .633 2 0 0-0
October 9 9 6 24 43 .209 28 .651 1 0 0-0
November 2 1 0 2 8 .125 3 .375 0 0 0-0
December - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0