00 Rachel Chamberlain
    Rachel Chamberlain


    Branford, Conn.

    High School:



    Field Hockey Alumni Update - 5th Edition Featuring Kerianne Murphy '10

    Rising senior Daniella Bernasconi checked in Kerianne Murphy about her experience as a Friars.

    As a Junior: Started all 21 games and played 1,506:06 minutes... Recorded a 1.63 goals against average and a 0.759 save percentage...Compiled a 12-9 overall record, including five shut-out victories... Named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team...Was named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week on October 6 and earned Honor Roll status three times during the season...BIG EAST Academic All-Star and NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad selection.

    As a Sophomore: Played 22 games and posted a 14-8 overall record with five shut-out victories...In 1459:41 minutes, recorded a 1.25 goals against average and a 0.794 save percentage...Allowed 26 goals and recorded 100 saves...Named BIG EAST Conference Goalkeeper of the Year and First-Team All-BIG EAST for second-straight season...Garnered NFHCA All-Northeast Region Second-Team honors...Named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week on 9/10...Selected to the BIG EAST All-Tournament Team...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

    As a Freshman: Started each of the 20 games she played... In 1,400:00 minutes of action allowed 25 goals and made 100 saves for a 1.25 goals against average and a 0.800 save percentage...Posted seven shut-out victories...Individually, finished fifth among NCAA Division I goalkeepers in save percentage (0.800) and seventh in goals against average (1.25)...Named BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Year and All-BIG EAST First-Team...Earned NFHCA Division I Third-Team All-America honors and NFHCA Division I All-Northeast Region First-Team accolades...Named All-ECAC, Words Unlimited Female Athlete of the Year, WomensFieldHockey.com Third-Team All-American and was a WomensFieldHockey.com All-Rookie Team selection...Earned BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week honors five times during the season (9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/16 and 10/30)...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

    In High School: Earned three varsity letters in field hockey and indoor track and four letters in outdoor track at Branford...Posted a 45-6-2 record and totaled 32 shut-out victories...Named First-Team All-State, MVP of the Class M State Championship and MVP of the Senior All-Star Game (Team East) in 2005...Claimed Hartford Courant All-State honors in 2004 and 2005...Named New Haven Register All-Area and All-SCC (2005)...Earned victories in 19 of Branford's 20 games (2005)...Helped guide Branford to three Class M State Championships and three SCC League titles (2002, 2004 and 2005).

    Personal: Born December 30, 1988...Daughter of Stephen and Lois Chamberlain...Has one brother, Timothy, and three sisters, Elizabeth, Katherine and Rebekah...Double major in english and american studies.

    2006	20/20	100	1400:00	25/1.25	0.800	16-4
    2007	22/22	100	1459:41	26/1.25	0.794	14-8
    2008	21/21	110	1506:06	35/1.63	0.759	12-9
    TOTALS	63/63	310	4365:47	86/1.38	0.783	42-21

    NFHCA Division I Third Team All-American • 2006 BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Year • 2006, 2007 All-BIG EAST • 2006, 2007 (First Team); 2008 (Second Team) NFHCA All-Northeast Region • 2006 (First Team); 2007 (Second Team) BIG EAST All-Tournament Team • 2007 Preseason All-BIG EAST Selection • 2007, 2008 All-ECAC • 2006 Words Unlimited Female Athlete of the Year • 2006 WomensFieldHockey.com Third Team All-American • 2006 WomensFieldHockey.com All-Rookie Team • 2006 NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad • 2008 BIG EAST Academic All-Star • 2006, 2007, 2008