Named to the 2014 and 2015 MAAC All-Academic Teams. Member of four MAAC Regular Season Championship teams (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016) and two MAAC Tournament Championship teams (2013, 2016).
QUICKLY: Terrific reaction ability, earned valuable experience in Fall 2015 as the starting goalkeeper, good hands.
2016: Appeared in four matches, including three starts as a senior for the Hawks ... posted a 2.07 goals-against average ... registered a .636 save percentage and totaled 14 saves ... went 1-3-0 and allowed eight goals ... started the season-opener at Bucknell and made four saves ... allowed one goal off the bench opposite Princeton ... started and earned the win in the Hawks' 2-1 conference-opening victory at Marist ... made three saves in the loss to Loyola.
2015: Member of the MAAC All-Academic Team... Started all 18 matches for the Hawks as a junior... Posted a 0.94 goals-against-average, which ranked second in the MAAC... Made 55 saves, while registering a .764 save percentage... Earned 13 wins, while posting eight shutouts... Opened season with three straight shutouts... Made first career start in the season-opener, a 1-0 victory over Marshall (8/21), where she made six saves... Earned MAAC Defensive Player of the Week (8/24)... Made four saves in 2-0 wins at Loyola (8/25) and against NJIT (8/28)...Moved to 4-0 to open the year behind five saves in a win over FDU (9/1)... Notched a double overtime shutout against Seton Hall (9/7) and made six saves in 2OT 2-2 draw at Lehigh (9/11)... Recorded four saves in win at Iona (9/30)... Made a career-high seven stops in 2-1 victory over Fairfield (10/17)... Ended regular season with consecutive shutouts over Manhattan (10/21) and Niagara (10/24).
2014:Member of the MAAC All-Academic Team... Appeared in one match for the Hawks, closing out the final 29:40 of Monmouth's 8-0 victory over Saint Peter's (10/1).
2013: Did not see any action in 2013 as a freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity starter in goal at Jackson Memorial High School... Recorded 202 career saves and 40 shutouts during her tenure as a Jaguar.... Helped JMHS to a combined 61-24 record in four seasons... Member of two Group IV Championship sides... Two-year letterwinner in basketball... Member of Jackson’s state sectional championship basketball squad in 2012... A High Honor Roll student... Earned Principal's Award.
CLUB: Played club soccer for the New Jersey Wildcats and was a member of the New Jersey Olympic Development Program team.
PERSONAL: Born Sydney N. Lavan in Rahway, New Jersey... Daughter of Francis and Tanya Lavan ... Majoring in chemistry.