|Kate Desmond 5
GENERAL: A left-handed midfielder...Good knowledge of the game...Possesses raw potential...Will compete for playing time this season.
2006: Started two of 13 games played...Tallied one assist and picked up five ground balls.
BEFORE SIENA: Lettered two years of varsity basketball, four years of varsity soccer and two years of varsity lacrosse while at Clarkstown South High School...Named All-League in lacrosse...Was a member of Clarkstown South's soccer team that went to the 2004 NYSPHSAA Section I Class AA Championship game and state semi-finals.
PERSONAL: Born May 19, 1987 in Bronxville, N.Y....Daughter of Stephen and Denice Desmond...An undeclared major...Chose Siena because of its campus and academic reputation.
McHERRON ON DESMOND: "Kate has worked hard to improve her game in the off-season. She adds depth to our roster and will compete for playing time at the midfield this season."