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Lilli Sherman

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Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Hometown Bloomfield Hills, Mich.
  • Last School Cranbrook Kingswood
  • Height 5-7

Prior to Ohio State

  • Played for Monarch Lacrosse for six years
  • Team captain and MVP as a senior
  • 2021 USA Lacrosse All-American
  • Earned first team all-state honors in 2021 and honorable mention accolades in 2019
  • Two-time All-Catholic League selection
  • Also played field hockey and ice hockey; field hockey captain twice and one season for hockey; two-time field hockey MVP and received 2019 Virginia Dawson Award for outstanding leadership
  • Named to deans list and honor roll

Personal

  • Daughter of Ellen and David
  • Has four siblings; Dakota and Josh attended Michigan, where Dakota played lacrosse, Andrew attended UPenn and Jessica went to Indiana
  • Communication major
  • Enjoys hanging out with family and dogs
  • On how she got into lacrosse: “My brothers always played it so I wanted to try.”
  • On why she chose Ohio State: “It had the perfect fit of academics and athletics and has a huge community which always drew me to it.”
  • Great grandfather played football at Ohio State, but everyone else in her family went to Michigan; she is the first of more than 20 grandchildren to go to Ohio State