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Will

McNamara

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#7

Midfield
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 185
Year: Graduate
Hometown: Haverford, Pa.
High School: Haverford School/University of Virginia

Bio

2018 Northeast Conference All-Tournament Team
Added to MLL's Chesapeake Bayhawks' practice squad on 6/6/18

2018: Transferred in and made a seamless transition as an integral member of SJU's dominant transition unit, making all 15 appearances on the spring... Ranked fourth on the squad in ground balls (33) and caused turnovers (8)... Added 14 points on nine goals and five assists to lead the transition unit on the offensive end of the field... Turned the ball over just twice in 15 games played, in the final four games of the season, going the first 11 games of the spring without a turnover... Went for 18 ground balls and five caused turnovers alongside five goals and two helpers through six regular-season NEC games... Opened NEC play with a goal and assist and two ground balls at Hobart... Followed up with his first collegiate hat trick and an outstanding defensive game with three ground balls, a single-game, career-high two caused turnovers, and excellent play on the wings at Wagner... Dished out an assist and added four ground balls vs. Bryant... Scored a goal and recorded a single-game, career-high five ground balls vs. Mount St. Mary's... Hit the back of the net twice in NEC semifinals vs. Sacred Heart... Scored once and added three ground balls in final collegiate game, vs. Robert Morris in NEC finals... Had three ground balls vs. Monmouth, scored a goal and added a helper vs. Drexel, and dished out a single-game, career-high two helpers vs. NJIT in non-conference play.

2017 (University of Virginia): Appeared in 14 of 15 games as a short stick midfielder, making five starts… Scored a goal against Siena and tallied an assist at Loyola… Totaled 17 ground balls and three caused turnovers… Team tri-captain.

2016 (University of Virginia): Appeared in 14 of 15 games as a short stick midfielder… Scored a man-down goal at Cornell… Dished out one assist… Totaled 20 ground balls and four caused turnovers.

2015 (University of Virginia): Appeared in all 15 games as a short stick midfielder… Made collegiate debut at #7 Loyola on February 7… Scored first collegiate goal against #9 Cornell… Also scored against #19 Johns Hopkins… Totaled 23 ground balls and 11 caused turnovers… Recipient of the 2015 Will Rixey Award.

2013 (University of Virginia): Redshirted season.

High School/Personal: Transfer from Division I University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va. ... 2012 Under Armour All-American, ESPNU All-American, and USILA All-American as a senior… Listed as the No. 1 incoming midfielder in the country by Inside Lacrosse… Led team to 44-2 combined record over junior and senior seasons, including a 23-0 record as a junior… 2011 Underclass Under Armour All-American, ESPNU All-American, and USILA All-American as a junior… Three-time All-Inter-Ac First Team pick… Recipient of the Frank C. Robert III Cup and Iron Man Award at the Haverford School… Four-year varsity letterwinner… Also lettered in soccer and basketball… Community service experience includes Athletes Committed to Education… Was a two-time chairman of the Will Barrow Memorial Flag Football Tournament… SOCA volunteer youth soccer coach… Younger brother, Tommy, plays Division I lacrosse at Notre Dame… Stepbrother, T.J., played Division 3 lacrosse at Amherst… Father, Bill, played squash at Cornell… Graduated from the University of Virginia in May 2017 with a B.A. in English… Pursuing an M.S. in Financial Services from Saint Joseph’s University.


Single-Game Career Highs:
AT SJU

Goals: 3 at Wagner (3/31/18)
Assists:
2 vs. NJIT (3/16/18)
Points: 3 at Wagner (3/31/18)

Shots: 4 at Wagner (3/31/18)
SOG: 3 (2x) last at Wagner (3/31/18)

Up Goals: ---
Down Goals: ---
Ground Balls: 5 vs. Mount St. Mary's (4/21/18)
Caused Turnovers: 2 at Wagner (3/31/18)

CAREER
Goals: 3 at Wagner (3/31/18)
Assists:
2 vs. NJIT (3/16/18)
Points: 3 at Wagner (3/31/18)
Shots: 4 at Wagner (3/31/18)
SOG: 3 (2x) last at Wagner (3/31/18)
Up Goals: ---
Down Goals: 1 (2x) last at Cornell (3/12/16)
Ground Balls: 5 vs. Mount St. Mary's (4/21/18)
Caused Turnovers: 2 (4x) last at Wagner (3/31/18)


 

Saint Joseph's Career Statistics:

YEAR GP-GS G A PTS SHOTS SOG GWG GB CT
2018 15-0 9 5 14 22 17 0 33 8
TOTAL 15-0 9 5 14 22 17 0 33 8

Overall Career Statistics:

YEAR GP-GS G A PTS SHOTS SOG GWG GB CT
2015 15-0 2 0 2 4 3 0 23 11
2016 14-0 1 1 2 8 3 0 20 4
2017 14-5 1 1 2 4 1 0 17 3
2018 15-0 9 5 14 22 17 0 33 8
TOTAL 58-5 13 7 20 38 34 0 93 26
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