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Nicholas

Vernacchio

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#20

Midfield
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dresher, Pa.
High School: Upper Dublin

Bio

2018 Northeast Conference Rookie Team
2017 SJU Academic Award

2018: Made 12 appearances with nine starts... Earned three non-conference starts vs. Monmouth, Drexel, and NJIT before going on to start four NEC contests vs. Hobart, Bryant, Mount St. Mary's, and then-#18/20 Robert Morris and both NEC postseason games against Sacred Heart and Robert Morris... Tallied seven points on the season on four goals and three helpers... Scored first collegiate goal with 26 seconds left in regulation to lift SJU to its first win over Drexel since 2000... Also scored against Sacred Heart and then-#18/20 Robert Morris in the regular season and against Sacred Heart in the NEC semifinals... Dished out assists against Monmouth, NJIT, and Bryant.

2017: Missed season due to injury... Named to Northeast Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll and SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

High School/Personal: 2016 All-State selection... Three-time All-Conference First Team selection... Earned All-Conference Honorable Mention recognition as a freshman... Led squad to 22-3 record as a senior... Four-year varsity letterwinner... Also lettered in basketball... Community service projects include Ronald McDonald House and Veterans Bingo... Uncle, Chris Lee, played football for Villanova University... Uncle, Fran Lee, played football for the University of Delaware... Majoring in finance.


Single-Game Career Highs:
Goals: 1 (4x) last vs. Sacred Heart (5/3/18)
Assists:
1 (3x) last vs. Bryant (4/14/18)
Points: 1 (6x) last at #18/20 Robert Morris (4/28/18)
Shots: 5 vs. Robert Morris (5/5/18)
SOG: 4 vs. Drexel (3/13/18)
Up Goals: ---
Down Goals: ---
Ground Balls: 2 vs. Drexel (3/13/18)
Caused Turnovers:
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Career Statistics:

YEAR GP-GS G A PTS SHOTS SOG GWG GB CT
2018  12-9 4 3 7 20 13 1 3 0
TOTAL  12-9 4 3 7 20 13 1 3 0
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Postgame Report: Men's Lacrosse Downs Drexel, 10-9