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Chris

Blewitt

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#8

Attack
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lincoln Park, N.J.
High School: Bergen Catholic

Bio

7th all-time in career points at SJU (163)
7th all-time in career assists at SJU (69)
7th all-time in career shots at SJU (277)
9th all-time in career goals at SJU (94)
T-9th all-time in career games played at SJU (60)

National Honors
2018 Senior CLASS Award All-American Second Team
2018 Senior CLASS Award Finalist (1 of 10 nationally)
2018 Senior CLASS Award Candidate (1 of 20 nationally)
2018 CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Men's At-Large First Team
2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Men's At-Large First Team
United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Team of the Week (4/17/18)

Northeast Conference Honors
2018 Northeast Conference First Team Attack
2018 Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Co-Scholar-Athlete of the Year
2017 Northeast Conference First Team Attack

2017 Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year
2015 Northeast Conference Rookie of the Year
2015 Northeast Conference All-Rookie Team
Two-time Northeast Conference Player of the Week (4/16/18, 4/23/18)
Two-time Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week (2/23/15, 4/6/15)

Saint Joseph's Honors
2018 Saint Joseph's Class of 1950 Award
2018 SJU Academic Award
2017 SJU Most Outstanding Performer

2016 SJU Academic Award
2015 SJU Academic Award

2017 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team
2016 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team

2018: Made 14 starts on the attack, missing just one game due, vs. NJIT, to injury... Totaled a team-best 48 points on a team-best 25 goals and team-best 23 assists... Also led the Hawks in shots (80) and shots on goal (47) and led all attackmen in ground balls (18) and caused turnovers (5)... Led the NEC in game-winning goals (4)... Recorded at least one point in all 14 games played and scored in 10 of them, leading the Hawks in points in eight different games... Averaged 3.43 points per game (5th in NEC) on 1.79 goals per game (9th in NEC) and 1.64 assists per game (4th in NEC)... Turned in 25 points (11g, 14a) through six regular-season NEC games, which included six-points efforts against Bryant (3g, 3a) and Mount St. Mary's (2g, season-high 4a), a five-point performance against Sacred Heart (2g, 3a), a second-half hat trick and first-quarter assist at Hobart, and a goal at then-#18/20 Robert Morris... Was held scoreless at Wagner but contributed three assists and a single-game, career-high four ground balls... Scored three goals and added a helper in NEC semifinals vs. Sacred Heart... Dished out an assist and added three ground balls in final collegiate game, vs. Robert Morris in NEC finals... Went for a season-high four goals and one assist against both #20/20 Penn and Monmouth (all in first half) in non-conference play... Hit the back of the net twice at Providence... Team co-captain.

2017: One of four Hawks to make all 14 starts... Totaled 45 points on 27 goals and 18 assists... Led SJU in points, goals, assists, and shots on goal (51)... Ranked third on squad in total shots (75)... Averaged 3.21 points per game on 1.93 goals per game and 1.29 assists per game... Matched career-high seven points on two goals and a career-high five assists in season finale at Mount St. Mary's... Scored a career-high five goals and added a helper at Manhattan... Turned in five-point games against St. John's (3g, 2a), Robert Morris (3g, 2a), Hobart (4g, 1a), and Sacred Heart (3g, 2a)... Assisted on the late-game equalizer that sent the game into overtime vs. Hobart... Assisted on the late-game equalizer that sent the game into overtime at Sacred Heart... Recorded 100th career point at Sacred Heart... Scored the late-game equalizer that sent the game into overtime vs. Monmouth... Went for two goals and two assists vs. Wagner... Hit the back of the net twice vs. then-#2 Maryland... Scored at Drexel and Delaware and dished out an assist at Bryant... Named to the Northeast Conference Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll and SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2016: Made 15 starts, missing just one game at Penn... Ranked third on the squad in points (40), goals (24), and assists (16)... Ranked second on squad in shots on goal (44) and tied for second on the squad in total shots (64) for a .688 SOG percentage, which tied for second among SJU's top seven scorers... Posted a .375 shot percentage, which ranked fourth among SJU's top seven scorers... Tied for third squad in man-up goals (2)... Added 20 ground balls... Ranked fourth in the NEC in shot percentage, sixth in assists per game (1.07), and ninth in goals per game (1.60) and points per game (2.67)... Scored two goals in Northeast Conference Championship title game vs. Hobart... Posted career-high seven points on season-high four goals and three assists in season opener vs. VMI... Followed up with five-point performance on one goal and season-high four assists vs. Manhattan, four goals vs. St. John's, and three goals vs. Drexel... In opening four home games of season, totaled 19 points on 12 goals and seven assists... Recorded hat tricks vs. Drexel and Delaware... Added 20 ground balls... Notched two grounds and one caused turnover vs. both Manhattan and Monmouth... Added two ground balls apiece vs. VMI, St. John's, Wagner, Sacred Heart, and Mount St. Mary's... Named to NEC Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll and SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2015: Made all 17 appearances with 16 starts... Totaled 30 points on 18 goals and 12 assists... Led all SJU freshmen in goals, assists, points, shots, shots on goal, and ground balls... Scored in 11 games... Tallied season-high three goals vs. #14 Penn... Added two-goal efforts vs. VMI, Delaware, Wagner, Sacred Heart, and Mount St. Mary's in NEC semifinals... Also scored vs. High Point, Monmouth, #7 Virginia, Bryant, and Hobart... Scored overtime game-winner vs. Hobart in regular-season home finale to clinch SJU's right to host NEC Championships... Added season-high four ground balls vs. Hobart... Was ranked 86th on Inside Lacrosse's 2014 Power 100 Freshmen List entering his rookie campaign at SJU... Named to NEC Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School/Personal: 2014 All-American... 2014 New Jersey Attackman of the Year... 2014 Gibbs Division Co-Player of the Year... Two-time All-State, All-North Jersey, All-County, and All-Conference and 2014 All-Gibbs First Team selection... Led Bergen Catholic in scoring as a senior (41g, 29a)... 2014 team MVP... 2014 squad was named Bergen County Team of the Year after boasting a 19-1 record, the best in school history... Led Bergen Catholic to back-to-back division championships and the 2014 county title... Four-year varsity starter and senior team captain... Earned Bergen Catholic Crusader Lacrosse Cup Award in junior season... Played club lacrosse for Tri-State Lacrosse... Also lettered in soccer at Bergen Catholic... Member of league championship squad and received the Bergen Catholic Dom Mircovich Award for soccer... Was a member of the National Honor Society and Mandarin Honor Society... Foreign Language Educators of New Jersey Award for Achievement in Mandarin Language Study recipient... Honor roll student... Double majoring in finance and economics.


Single-Game Career Highs:
Goals: 5 at Manhattan (3/4/17)

Assists: 5 at Mount St. Mary's (4/29/17)
Points: 7 (2x) last at Mount St. Mary's (4/29/17)
Shots: 11 at Hobart (3/24/18)
SOG: 8 vs. Hobart (4/8/17)
Up Goals: 1 (3x) last at Mount St. Mary's (4/29/17)
Down Goals: ---
Ground Balls: 4 (2x) last at Wagner (3/31/18)
Caused Turnovers:
2 (2x) last vs. Bryant (4/14/18)


Career Statistics:

YEAR GP-GS G A PTS SHOTS SOG GWG GB CT
2015 17-16 18 12 30 58 42 2 27 4
2016 15-15 24 16 40 64 44 1 20 2
2017 14-14 27 18 45 75 51 1 13 1
2018 14-14 25 23 48 80 47 4 18 5
TOTAL 60-59 94 69 163 277 184 8 78 12
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Wingin' It with Chris Blewitt
Interviews: 2018 Opening Week of Practice
2017 Goals of the Year