Colleen O'Mara
Colleen O'Mara

Player Profile

Camillus, NY

High School:
West Genesee





A co-captainand the unquestioned leader of the team...enters her senior season with a chance to become the all-time leader in almost every Cal offensive category...labeled as the Bears' "point guard" by Malko, O'Mara finds ways to get her teammates involved in games...Malko calls her vision and ability to communicate on the field her best assets... AS A JUNIOR(2003): Lead the team in points with 53...had a point (goal or assist in all 17 games...ended the season with 26 goals which was the seventh highest total ever by a Bear...her 27 assists set a new Cal single-season record...finished the season with 63 shots, converting on 41.3% of her attempts...AS A SOPHOMORE (2002): One of the most consistent performers on team, tallying a goal in 12 of 18 games as an 18-game starter, including four goals in two games over the MPLL Championship...finished third on team with 20 goals and fourth in assists with six...led the team by winning 31 draw controls and finished fourth with 31 ground balls...posted a team-high three goals in 11-10 win over Columbia (3/20)...interned for Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton over the past two summers...AS A FRESHMAN (2001): A 10-game starter, finished third on team with 18 goals and second with nine assists...had a four-goal game in win over Saint Mary's College...played for California National Team...worked for West Genesee girls lacrosse camp and participated in West Genesee league & Lake Placid Summit Tournament over the summer months...HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: ...Inducted into National Society of Collegiate Scholars and Golden Key National Honor Society...Dean's List...inducted into the Prytanean Women's Honor Society for excellence in community service and academics...At West Genesee High School helped lead team to the 1998 sectional championships as a a senior, received All-America, Academic All-America and 1st team All-Central New York honors...earned consecutive all-league awards (1999-2000)...member, New York Empire National Team in 1999...four-time New York state scholar athlete (1997-2000)...totaled 205 career points...47 goals and a state record 66 assists in her senior year, totaling 113 points for a school record...also a New York scholar athlete and all-league basketball and soccer player...majoring in political science with an education minor...postgraduate plans include attending graduate school and working in, Collin, graduated from Dartmouth and now attends Oxford...parents are Peter and Carol O'Mara... born February 25, 1982 in Syracuse, NY.


Year		G	Shots	Goals	Assists
2001		18	39	18	9
2002		18	53	20	6
2003		17	63	26	27
Totals		53	155	64	42