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Jamie Lasda

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Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Ithaca, N.Y.
  • Last School Ithaca High School
  • Height 5-9

Ohio State Career

  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

2021 (Freshman Season)

  • Played in nine games, starting three; missed time with injury
  • Seven points, with two goals and five assists, along with two ground balls and eight draw controls
  • Assist vs. Michigan Feb. 21 for first collegiate point; had four draw controls and a ground ball in the win
  • Two-point game vs. Maryland March 18 with a goal and an assist
  • Posted two assists against Northwestern April 8
  • Scored vs. Rutgers in Big Ten Tournament April 29
  • Assist vs. Rutgers Feb. 26
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honoree

Prior to Ohio State

  • Two-time team captain
  • Named to Under Armour Upstate Team in 2017 and ‘18
  • Four-time all-section selection
  • Played for Ithaca Lil Red for 12 years and Salt City Snipers Elite Lacrosse for four years
  • Received international language excellence award in 2019
  • Also played basketball and soccer and was a two-time team captain
  • Secretary of Captain’s Council and took part in Link Crew

Personal

  • Daughter of Leigh Ulrich and Brian Lasda, who played lacrosse at Cornell and won two national championships with the Big Red
  • Brother Eli played lacrosse at UAlbany and brother Riley played lacrosse at Penn State and UAlbany
  • International studies major and hopes to work abroad in structural development in a Spanish-speaking country
  • Enjoys hiking, swimming in Ithaca’s gorges and biking
  • With a father who played lacrosse in college and two older brothers in the sport at a young age, was surrounded by the sport and started playing at age 4
  • Dual citizen of Latvia and the United States and plans to play in the 2021 World Games with the Latvian National Team

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