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Mike

Rastivo

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Attack
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 190
Year: Graduate
Hometown: South Setauket, N.Y.
High School: Ward Melville/Choate Rosemary Hall (Conn.)

Bio

Saint Joseph's program recordholder in career goals (129)
2nd all-time in career shots at SJU (335)
3rd all-time in career points at SJU (190)
10
th all-time in career assists at SJU (61)

Second-most goals in a season in program history (43 in 2015)
Tied for sixth-most goals in a season in program history (35 in 2016)
Second-most points in a season in program history (62 in 2015)
Tied for fifth-most points in a season in program history (57 in 2016)
Fourth-most shots in a season in program history (115 in 2015)

Owned a point-scoring streak of 52 games that spanned from April 5, 2014 to April 21, 2018, which ranked fifth among all active Division I players.

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 Inside Lacrosse Northeast Conference Preseason Player of the Year
2016 USILA/Nike All-American Honorable Mention
2016 Tewarraton Award Watch List
Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week (4/19/16)

Northeast Conference Honors
2018 Northeast Conference Second Team Attack
2016 Northeast Conference Player of the Year
2016 Northeast Conference Offensive Player of the Year
2016 Northeast Conference First Team Attack
2015 Northeast Conference Offensive Player of the Year
2015 Northeast Conference First Team Attack
2015 Northeast Conference All-Tournament Team
2014 Northeast Conference All-Tournament Team
2014 Northeast Conference All-Rookie Team
Five-time NEC Player of the Week (2/16/15, 3/2/15, 4/6/15, 2/22/16, 4/18/16)
NEC Rookie of the Week (4/21/14)

Saint Joseph's Honors
2018 SJU Raymond Vasquez Award
2014 SJU Co-Rookie of the Year

2018: Exemplified #THWND spirit by working his way back from injury to become one of five Hawks and the only SJU attackman to make all 15 starts... Totaled 37 points on 24 goals and 13 assists in his comeback season... Ranked second on team in goals and third in both assists and points... Took 62 shots, landing 44 on goal, both of which ranked third on the squad... Ranked second in SJU's top group of offensive players in both shot percentage (.387) and SOG percentage (.710)... Ranked second on team in man-up goals, with three... Added 12 ground balls, which ranked second among all attackmen, and two caused turnovers... Recorded at least one point in 14 of 15 games played and scored in 13 of them, leading the Hawks in points in three different games... Averaged 2.47 points per game on 1.60 goals per game and 0.87 assists per game... Turned in 17 points (11g, 6a) through six regular-season NEC games, which included three consecutive four-point efforts, against Wagner (3g, 1a), Sacred Heart (1g, season-high 3a), and Bryant (season-high 4g)... His third goal against Bryant broke the program record for career goals in front of a packed Sweeney Field... Added a hat trick against Mount St. Mary's... Had opened the conference season with a pair of helpers at Hobart... Scored one goal and dished out one assist in NEC semifinals vs. Sacred Heart... Followed up with one goal and one assist in final collegiate game, vs. Robert Morris in NEC finals... Went for two goals and a season-high three assists for a season-high five points vs. NJIT in non-conference play... Hit the back of the twice against Monmouth and then-#20/20 Penn... Scored twice in his return to the field in his season debut vs. Fairfield... Team co-captain.

2017: Redshirted season due to injury sustained in the fall... Team tri-captain.

2016: SJU's only offensive player to make all 16 starts... Led SJU in points (57), goals (35), assists (22), shots (96) and shots on goal (63)... Ranked second on squad in man-up goals (3)... Posted a .656 SOG percentage, which ranked fourth among SJU's top seven scorers... Ranked second in the NEC in assists per game (1.38), third in goals per game (2.19) and points per game (3.56), and fifth in shot percentage (.365)... Nationally, ranked 34th in points per game, 40th in goals per game, and 50th in assists per game... Scored in 14 games, including nine multi-goal performances... Recorded career-high 10 points on four goals and career-high six assists in season opener vs. VMI... Scored career-high six goals, including equalizer with 10 seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime, in win over Bryant... Took 11 shots vs. Bryant and landed all 11 of those shots on goal... Scored four goals at Monmouth... Recorded three goals and two assists at Hobart... Scored three goals and added one assist against Delaware and Sacred Heart... Netted two goals and dished out four helpers, including the overtime, game-winning assist, vs. Penn... Scored two goals and added one assist to go with career-high four ground balls at Wagner... Scored one goal apiece in Northeast Conference semifinal vs. Robert Morris and final vs. Hobart... Added 16 ground balls on the season... One of five team captains.

2015: Led NEC in points per game (3.65), goals per game (2.53), shot percentage (.374), and individual man-up goals (8) and ranked third in assists per game (1.12)... Made all 17 starts... Totaled team-best 62 points on team-best 43 goals and 19 assists... Matched team-best 71 shots on goal of 115 total shots... Added 29 ground balls and seven caused turnovers... Scored in 16 consecutive games... Registered 10 multi-goal games... Posted season-high nine points on career-high six goals and season-high three assists vs. Robert Morris... Notched six points on five goals and one assist at Sacred Heart... Added five-point efforts vs. Mount St. Mary's in NEC semifinals (5G), VMI (4G, 1A), High Point (3G, 2A), and Delaware (2G, 3A)... Posted four-point performances vs. Michigan (4G) and Wagner (3G, 1A) and three-point efforts vs. Monmouth (3G) and at Mount St. Mary's (2G, 1A), and #7 Virginia (1G, 2A)... Scored a goal and added an assist vs. Richmond, Bryant, and Hobart... Assisted on goal with 1:10 to play in regulation and scored game-tying goal with 6.5 seconds remaining en route to the come-from-behind win vs. Bryant in NEC opener... Assisted on overtime game-winner vs. Hobart that earned SJU the right to host the NEC Championships... Also scored vs. #14 Penn and Drexel... Dished out two assists in NEC finals vs. Bryant... Totaled three game-winners vs. Monmouth, Robert Morris, and Mount St. Mary's in NEC semifinals... Assisted on game-winner with 2.6 seconds remaining in regulation vs. High Point... Tallied career-high four ground balls apeice vs. Monmouth and Bryant in NEC finals... Posted two ground balls and two caused turnovers vs. Mount St. Mary's in NEC semifinals.

2014: Made 11 appearances with 10 starts… Made collegiate debut and first collegiate start at High Point… Totaled 34 points on 27 goals and seven assists… Landed 43 of 62 shots on goal for a .694 SOG percentage… Ranked second on team in points, goals, and game-winning goals (2), third in assists, shots, and shots on goal, and fifth in shot percentage (.435)… Led all freshmen in points, goals, assists, shots, and shots on goal... Added 10 ground balls and one caused turnover… Scored season-high five goals in NEC semifinals against Hobart… Posted season-high seven points with four goals and season-high three assists in NEC win over Sacred Heart… Scored four goals at Michigan… Netted three goals and scooped up season-high three ground balls and one caused turnover in season-opener at High Point… Scored three goals in NEC regular-season finale at Hobart.

High School/Personal: 2013 New England West Honorable Mention... Played one season for Choate Rosemary Hall as a post-graduate... Led team in scoring en route to clinching the 2013 Founders League Championship title... David T. Layman Jr. Award recipient... Played three seasons at Ward Melville... 2012 All-County and All-League selection... 2012 Pre-Season All-State Second Team selection... Recorded 67 points as a senior... #13th-ranked attack by ESPN RISE and #52nd-ranked overall pick in the Class of 2012... 2011 Hot Beds All-Star Team selection... Led squad to 2012 Empire State Cup Championship title... Earned MVP and All-Tournament Team honors... Three-year varsity letterwinner and senior team captain... Participated in fundraising efforts for the Wounded Warrior Project... Brother, Steven, played lacrosse for the University of North Carolina... Graduated from Saint Joseph's in May 2017 with a degree in business administration... Pursuing an M.S. in Organization Development and Leadership from Saint Joseph's University.


Single-Game Career Highs:
Goals: 6 (2x) last vs. Bryant (4/16/16)

Assists: 6 vs. VMI (2/20/16)
Points: 10 vs. VMI (2/20/16)
Shots: 13 vs. Michigan (3/14/15)
SOG: 11 vs. Bryant (4/16/16)
Up Goals: 2 vs. Robert Morris (4/4/15)
Down Goals: ---

Ground Balls: 4 (3x) last at Wagner (4/2/16)
Caused Turnovers: 2 at Mount St. Mary's (4/30/15)


Career Statistics:

YEAR GP-GS G A PTS SHOTS SOG GWG GB CT
2014 11-10 27 7 34 62 43 2 10 1
2015 17-17 43 19 62 115 71 3 29 7
2016 16-16 35 22 57 96 63 2 16 1
2018 15-15 24 13 37 62 44 1 12 2
TOTAL 59-58 129 61 190 335 221 8 67 11
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Postgame Report: Men's Lacrosse Downs Bryant, 14-7
Interviews: 2018 Opening Week of Practice
Postgame Report: Men's Lacrosse Downs Bryant, 10-9 (OT)