Josie Ward - Women's Lacrosse - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#4 Josie Ward


Class Freshman
Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
High School Franklin
Major Undeclared

The Ward File

  • Prepped at Franklin High School under head coach Carly Grimm
  • Totaled 300 goals and 81 assists in high school
  • Put up 110 goals and 52 assists as a senior
  • 2021 USA Lacrosse All-America
  • 2021 USA Lacrosse Jackie Pitts Award (going above and beyond in her service to her team, school and community)
  • 2021 USA Lacrosse Academic All-America
  • Three-time all-region first team (2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Two-time all-state first team (2019, 2020)
  • 2018 Brine Player of the Week honors
  • Played for TNLax Lacrosse Club
  • Also played soccer in high school
  • Member of National Honor Society, Science National Honors Society and Spanish National Honor Society
  • Daughter of Suzanne and Eric Ward
  • Born in Nashville, Tenn.
  • Has an older brother, Maddy, and younger sister, Ellie