23 Brittany MacKnew
23 Brittany MacKnew
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Abingdon, Md.
High School: Bel Air
Position: Goalkeeper
Major: Interdivisional Studies (Early Childhood Education)
  • "I made VWC my top choice because I was seeking an Education Certification, a lacrosse opportunity and a small campus atmosphere. Plus, it was close to the beach."
  • Selected VWC over Stevenson University

Season Highlights


  • TBA

Collegiate Accomplishments

  • Dean's List honorable mention Fall 2009
  • Studied one year at Harford Community College, where she was a Dean's List student both semesters

Prep Accolades

  • Selected as Bel Air's Most Valuable Player in lacrosse as a junior and senior
  • Also competed in field hockey
  • Future Educators of America member


  • Daughter of Patty and Dave MacKnew
  • Born in Baltimore
  • Has two brothers, Brett and Brandon, the latter at student at Queens University of Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Enjoys country music and vacations to Ocean City, Maryland
  • A fan of the Baltimore Ravens and football player Ed Reed
  • Favorites include actor Robert Pattinson, the book "Bloodlines," the movie "10 Things I hate about you," and the TV series "Grey's Anatomy
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "Being on the field and seeing teamwork unfold in a game."
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "My footwork."
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "To pull out our best season yet."
  • If I could participate in a reality show it would be: "The Real World."
  • It's the year 2025 and: "I am teaching in the classroom and coaching lacrosse."
  • If I could possess one superpower it would be: "To fly."
  • People might be suprised to know: "I plan to spend a year in Manchester, England coaching lacrosse after I graduate."
  • The most important advice I've recieved is: "What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." --My Dad