20 - Brianna Cavanaugh
Brianna Cavanaugh
Birth Date: 12/16/1989
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Belchertown, MA
High School: Belchertown
Position: MF/D

NOTABLESNamed a tri-captain ... Continues to improve all around game in new role as a defensive center midfielder ... Can help in controlling the midfield with great size and physical play ... Excellent at winning balls in the air.

2010 Named a tri-captain for the Beacons ... Played in all 24 contests, starting 17 matches in the midfield ... Notched five points on the season, a new career-high, on a pair of goals and one assist ... On November 2 vs. Southern Maine, netted the biggest goal of her career scoring the game's lone goal just 26 seconds into a 1-0 UMass Boston victory in the Little East Conference semifinals contest ... Notched her other goal on September 16 in UMB's 2-1 win over Bridgewater State ... Recorded an assist on September 28 when the Beacons downed Becker College, 6-0 ... Landed 67% of her shots on goal on the year.

2009 Played in all 21 matches, starting 19 contests in the midfield ... Netted lone goal of the season vs. Newbury College on October 6 ... Dished out two assists, both coming in UMass Boston victories ... The Beacons outscored opponents 19-0 in games where she notched a point.

2008 Posted an excellent first year, starting 19 of 20 matches, including the Cavanaugh, Brianna final 18 to close out the year ... Tallied the game-winning score at Massachusetts Maritime Academy for her first collegiate goal on October 22 ... Netted a goal in the Beacons' 4-0 victory over UMass Dartmouth in the Little East Conference Tournament Quarterfinals on November 4 ... Put eight of 14 shots on net for the season.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Earned four letters in soccer at Belchertown High School ... Named All- State and All-Western Massachusetts for the Orioles ... Helped BHS advance to a pair of State Championship appearances, including one title ... Born December 16, 1989 ... Daughter of JoAnn and David Cavanaugh ... Majoring in liberal arts ... Enjoys music, the beach, sleeping, laughing and being with friends.