Katherine Ernst - Lacrosse - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#9 Katherine Ernst Season 2023-24


Class Sophomore
Hometown Bryn Mawr, Pa.
High School The Agnes Irwin School
Major Human and Organizational Development • Computer Science

NIL on Opendorse


A Lasting Legacy


  • 2023 AAC All-Academic

As a Sophomore (2024)

  • Appeared in 15 games (two starts) and registered 22 draw controls
  • Tallied a season-high six draw controls against Cincinnati
  • Made first career start at No. 16 James Madision
  • Won three draw controls in win over East Carolina
  • Had one draw control at Stanford
  • Registered two draw controls in win at Butler

As a Freshman (2023)

  • Appeared in one game on April 8 against James Madison and tallied on draw control

The Ernst File
• Prepped at The Agnes Irwin School
• Comes from a family of Commodores with both of her parents playing club lacrosse at Vandy
• Her mother and aunt both played integral roles in lacrosse becoming a varsity sport at Vanderbilt
• At The Agnes Irwin School, Katherine was named a PAISAA All-American in 2021
• 2021 Inter-AC Team 2
• 2020 Carter Mannion Award
• 2020 Leadership by Example Award
• 2018 AIS Outstanding Athlete
• Three-sport athlete, also playing varsity basketball and tennis