Elena Bragg
  • Height:
    5-9
  • Year:
    Sophomore
  • Hometown:
    Belmont, Mass.
  • High School:
    Belmont
  • Position:
    Midfield
  • Major:
    Nursing
  • gp
    20
  • p
    58
  • g
    40
  • a
    18

2017 Season: Earned Great Northeast Athletic Conference Third Team honors ... Selected to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference All-Academic Team ... Only player in the GNAC to register at least 21 goals, 27 ground balls and 46 draw controls in league-only matches ... Led the league with a school-record 103 draw controls in all matches, while ranking ninth in assists (18), 13th in points (58) and 14th in goals (40) in all contests ... Placed 39th among NCAA Division III leaders with 5.15 draw controls per game ... Started all 20 matches and placed sixth among conference leaders with 57 ground balls and ninth with 28 caused turnovers ... Came up with a school-record 12 draw controls on April 9 vs. Regis (Mass.) and notched at least one draw control in every match ... Registered five or more draw controls in five straight matches from April 22 to May 5 ... Netted two or more goals on nine occasions, including five goals and three assists for a career-high eight points at Norwich University on April 26 ... Won 13 draws, caused seven turnovers, picked up six ground balls and netted five goals in three GNAC playoff games to earn All-Tournament honors ... Picked up at least one ground ball in all but one match, including 15 outings with multiple pickups, while causing at least one turnover in 16 of 20 matches ... Recorded multiple caused turnovers in four consecutive contests from March 11-25 ... Fell just one short of tying the school record with five assists and added a goal, five ground balls, two draw controls and a pair of caused turnovers at Massachusetts Maritime Academy on March 18.

2016 Season:
Named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Third Team ... Played in all 17 matches, while making 16 starts ... One of just nine players in the league to rank among the top 20 in points (45/20th), assists (16/13th), ground balls (48/11th), draw controls (43/16th) and caused turnovers (18/19th) ... Led the team in assists and ground balls, while ranking second among Sharks in points, goals (29) and draw controls ... Put together one of the best all-around seasons for Simmons with the eighth-most points, sixth-most assists, fourth-highest ground balls, fifth-highest draw controls and ninth-most caused turnovers in school history ... Placed third on the team in caused turnovers and was one of the top newcomers in the conference being named Rookie of the Week twice ... Notched at least one point in all but two matches and tallied multiple points on 12 occasions, including a season-high of eight with four goals and four assists vs. Massachusetts Maritime Academy on March 19 ... Recorded three or more draw controls in seven straight games to close out the season ... Picked up multiple ground balls in 15 of 17 contests. 

High School/Personal: Three-year letterwinner in lacrosse in addition to earning four letters in basketball and three in soccer for Belmont High School ... Named to the Middlesex League Lacrosse All-Star team following her senior campaign for the Marauders ... Chosen a Captain for the Belmont High lacrosse team as a junior and senior and for the basketball team as a senior ...  Earned Most Valuable Player honors three times for BHS lacrosse ... Recipient of the Coaches Award for the Marauders basketball team following her junior and senior seasons ... Honored with the Paul Carey Award for the BHS basketball squad ... Recieved the Female Scholar Athlete Award as a senior at Belmont High School ... Earned High Honor Roll accolades at BHS following her junior and senior years ... Served as a Belmont Youth Basketball Volunteer for four years and played violin at Longy Music School ... Volunteered for her church ... Engaged in Community Service at Mass Auduban's Habitat ... Born November 4, 1997 ... Majoring in Nursing with a minor in Chemistry at Simmons and would like to pursue a career as a Nurse ... Daughter of Peggy and David Bragg ... Member of the Simmons Basketball team.

Recent Games
Apr 22 Mount Ida L, 18-15
Apr 26 at Norwich W, 19-15
Apr 29 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 17-14
May 3 at Lasell W, 15-7
May 5 at Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 11-10
May 7 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 19-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 9
Points 58 32
Goals 40 21
Assists 18 11
Shots 70 36
Shooting percentage 57.1 58.3
Shots on goal 58 32
Shots on goal percentage 82.9 88.9
Free position goals-shots 8-14 4-7
Ground balls 57 27
Draw controls 103 46
Turnovers 57 26
Caused turnovers 28 10
Fouls 55 23
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 5 at Smith L, 13-5 0 0 0 0-0 3 7 5 2 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 7 New England Col. L, 13-12 4 0 4 0-0 4 9 5 1 4 100.0 4 100.0
Mar 9 King's (Pa.) L, 20-9 1 0 1 0-0 2 4 2 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 11 vs. Rhode Island Col. W, 12-3 3 1 4 1-1 1 2 4 2 4 75.0 4 100.0
Mar 18 at Mass. Maritime W, 16-11 1 5 6 1-1 5 2 0 2 5 20.0 4 80.0
Mar 21 Curry L, 15-10 1 1 2 0-1 6 6 5 2 3 33.3 1 33.3
Mar 25 at Albertus Magnus W, 11-2 1 1 2 0-1 7 3 4 2 2 50.0 1 50.0
Mar 28 at Salve Regina L, 22-12 3 0 3 1-1 1 2 1 1 3 100.0 3 100.0
Apr 3 Lasell L, 16-12 1 1 2 0-1 3 1 5 1 3 33.3 3 100.0
Apr 8 St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 15-1 1 1 2 1-1 0 8 2 0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 9 at Regis (Mass.) W, 14-10 1 0 1 1-2 2 12 1 1 2 50.0 1 50.0
Apr 12 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 20-5 2 0 2 1-2 1 5 2 0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Apr 15 Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 13-10 3 1 4 0-0 3 6 4 2 5 60.0 4 80.0
Apr 19 at Rivier L, 13-12 4 1 5 0-0 3 1 1 1 8 50.0 7 87.5
Apr 22 Mount Ida L, 18-15 3 1 4 1-1 4 5 2 1 4 75.0 4 100.0
Apr 26 at Norwich W, 19-15 5 3 8 1-1 2 11 3 0 8 62.5 7 87.5
Apr 29 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 17-14 1 2 3 0-0 4 6 3 3 1 100.0 1 100.0
May 3 at Lasell W, 15-7 3 0 3 0-0 1 6 6 2 5 60.0 5 100.0
May 5 at Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 11-10 1 0 1 0-1 3 6 1 4 3 33.3 1 33.3
May 7 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 19-5 1 0 1 0-0 2 1 1 1 2 50.0 1 50.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 17 16 29 16 45 3-8 48 43 41 18 63 46.0 49 77.8
2016-17 20 20 40 18 58 8-14 57 103 57 28 70 57.1 58 82.9
2017-18 6 6 14 4 18 2-3 16 28 9 7 19 73.7 16 84.2
2018-19 17 17 29 15 44 3-8 29 52 41 11 54 53.7 45 83.3
Total 60 59 112 53 165 16-33 150 226 148 64 206 54.4 168 81.6
    gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Event Total 20 20 40 18 58 8-14 57 103 57 28 70 57.1 58 82.9
Conference 9 9 21 11 32 4-7 27 46 26 10 36 58.3 32 88.9
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
Location Home 8 8 15 7 22 2-4 26 45 28 10 23 65.2 20 87.0
Away 11 11 22 10 32 5-9 30 56 25 16 43 51.2 34 79.1
Neutral 1 1 3 1 4 1-1 1 2 4 2 4 75.0 4 100.0
Result Wins 8 8 16 11 27 5-8 21 50 21 13 31 51.6 25 80.6
Losses 12 12 24 7 31 3-6 36 53 36 15 39 61.5 33 84.6
Month March 8 8 14 8 22 3-5 29 35 26 12 24 58.3 19 79.2
April 9 9 21 10 31 5-8 22 55 23 9 36 58.3 32 88.9
May 3 3 5 0 5 0-1 6 13 8 7 10 50.0 7 70.0
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Fries, Bragg, Giarrusso, Williams Earn GNAC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Honors

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May 10, 2017

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Lacrosse Falls at Johnson & Wales, 19-5, in GNAC Championship

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May 7, 2017

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Cottam Leads Lacrosse to 11-10 Win at St. Joseph's (Maine) in GNAC Semifinals

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May 5, 2017

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Defense Leads Lacrosse to 15-7 Upset at Lasell in GNAC Quarterfinals

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May 3, 2017

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Lax Succumbs to Emmanuel in Second Half, 17-14; Giarrusso Sets Ground Ball Mark

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April 29, 2017

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Bragg Leads Lacrosse's Second-Half Charge in 19-15 Win at Norwich

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April 26, 2017

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Fries Leads Lacrosse in 18-15 Setback to Mount Ida; Rademacher Sets Games Played Mark

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April 22, 2017

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Lacrosse Comeback Falls Short at Rivier, 13-12; Rademacher Becomes Career Games Played Leader

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April 19, 2017

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Fries, Bragg Lead Lacrosse in 13-10 Loss to St. Joseph's (ME)

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April 15, 2017

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Lacrosse Falls at Johnson & Wales, 20-5

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April 12, 2017

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Maiewski Leads Lacrosse Past Regis, 14-10

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April 9, 2017

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Fries Becomes Fourth Player in School History with 100 Career Goals; Lax Beats St. Joseph (CT), 15-1

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April 8, 2017

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Fries Scores Five to Lead Lacrosse in 16-12 Loss to Lasell

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April 3, 2017

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Fries Nets Four to Lead Lacrosse in 22-12 Loss at Salve Regina

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March 28, 2017

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Defense Leads Lacrosse to 11-2 Win at Albertus Magnus

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March 25, 2017

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Fries Leads Lacrosse in 15-10 Loss to Curry

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March 21, 2017

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Giarrusso Leads Lacrosse over Massachusetts Maritime, 16-11

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March 18, 2017

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Fries Scores 100th Career Point and Leads Lacrosse over Rhode Island College, 12-3

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March 11, 2017

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Lacrosse's Second Half Comeback Falls Short in 13-12 Loss to New England College

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March 7, 2017