Men's Lacrosse

2017 record: 3-12; GNAC 0-8 / All-GNAC Players in Program History: 4

12 Justin Bennet
12 Justin Bennet
Height: 5-6
Weight: 150
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairfield, Conn.
High School: Notre Dame of Fairfield
Position: M
Major: Business Management
gp 15
p 43
g 26
a 17

MILESTONES

  • 100th Career Point - at Mass. Maritime (3/5/17)
  • 400th Career Ground Ball - vs. Johnson & Wales (4/25/17)
  • 500th Career Face-off Win - vs. Emmanuel (4/21/17)

2017: NEILA All-Acamedic Team ... All-GNAC Second Team ... Named team's Most Vaulable Player ... started in all 15 games for the Falcons ... Bennet had another record-breaking year for the Falcons, scoring 26 goals and adding a career-high 17 assists for 43 points ... set a new single-season program record for ground balls with 184 and went 199-of-384 in the face-off circle ... Bennet leaves the program at the all-time leader in groundballs, face-off wins, face-off percentage and games played.

2016: He enjoyed another successful campaign for the Falcons as a junior, appearing in all 14 of the team's games...he ranked third on the team with 44 points thanks to 31 goals and 13 assists...was named to the GNAC All-Sportsmanship Team...earned the team's Falcon Award...had a team-high 120 ground balls...went 146-of-273 in the face-off circle (53.5%)...was named the GNAC Player of the Week on March 14, 2016...scored three or more goals in a game five times...tallied a season-best eight markers in a 19-13 win against Emerson...added 12 caused turnovers.

2015: Played in 14 games for the Falcons… scored 14 goals and had 11 assists… totaled 25 points… tallied 50 groundballs and caused nine turnovers… took 57 shots on the year… was 9-33 in face offs. 

2014: Started in all 13 games for the Falcons… was the team face-off specialist and league leader with 175 face-off wins… he finished the season with a team-high 69 ground balls… tallied nine goals, 13 assists, and six caused turnovers on the year.

High School: Played at Notre Dame of Fairfield in Fairfield, Conn… All-Conference both as a junior and senior… awarded best sportsmanship award in his conference… served as captain of his team his senior year… also played football for Notre Dame.

Personal: Majoring in Business Management...son of Deirdre and Rob Loreng.

Recent Games
Apr 8 at Lasell L, 21-7
Apr 15 at Norwich L, 18-6
Apr 18 at Anna Maria L, 17-5
Apr 21 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 20-4
Apr 25 Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 15-11
Apr 29 at Rivier L, 18-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 8
Points 43 18
Goals 26 10
Assists 17 8
Man-up goals 5 3
Man-down goals 1 0
Ground balls 184 82
Turnovers 55 30
Caused turnovers 8 4
Faceoffs 199-384 91-220
Faceoff percentage 51.8 41.4
Shots 111 48
Shooting percentage 23.4 20.8
Shots on goal 57 25
Shots on goal percentage 51.4 52.1
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 24 Daniel Webster W, 11-8 3 0 3 1 0 9 2 0 12-21 8 37.5 6 75.0
Mar 1 vs. Mitchell L, 16-12 3 2 5 0 1 20 2 1 26-31 11 27.3 3 27.3
Mar 5 at Mass. Maritime L, 16-6 2 1 3 0 0 12 4 1 15-25 7 28.6 4 57.1
Mar 20 at Becker W, 12-11 3 0 3 0 0 19 4 0 21-24 8 37.5 6 75.0
Mar 23 Mt. St. Vincent L, 12-9 1 3 4 0 0 18 6 1 14-25 6 16.7 2 33.3
Mar 26 Wheelock W, 19-7 3 2 5 1 0 16 4 0 11-18 14 21.4 9 64.3
Mar 28 at Emerson L, 11-10 1 1 2 0 0 8 3 1 9-20 9 11.1 2 22.2
Mar 31 Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 17-11 0 1 1 0 0 9 3 0 19-31 4 0.0 2 50.0
Apr 4 Mount Ida L, 22-11 2 3 5 2 0 12 3 0 13-29 8 25.0 5 62.5
Apr 8 at Lasell L, 21-7 1 1 2 0 0 4 4 0 8-26 6 16.7 3 50.0
Apr 15 at Norwich L, 18-6 2 0 2 1 0 5 3 0 5-27 3 66.7 2 66.7
Apr 18 at Anna Maria L, 17-5 2 1 3 0 0 7 4 0 7-23 10 20.0 7 70.0
Apr 21 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 20-4 2 0 2 0 0 17 7 2 10-28 6 33.3 3 50.0
Apr 25 Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 15-11 1 1 2 0 0 14 3 1 14-30 5 20.0 1 20.0
Apr 29 at Rivier L, 18-4 0 1 1 0 0 14 3 1 15-26 6 0.0 2 33.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 13 13 9 13 22 3 0 69 48 6 175-320 43 20.9 23 53.5
2014-15 14 14 14 11 25 2 3 50 58 9 9-33 57 24.6 31 54.4
2015-16 14 14 31 13 44 1 0 120 57 12 146-273 93 33.3 58 62.4
2016-17 15 15 26 17 43 5 1 184 55 8 199-384 111 23.4 57 51.4
Total 56 56 80 54 134 11 4 423 218 35 529-1010 304 26.3 169 55.6
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 15 26 17 43 5 1 184 55 8 199-384 111 23.4 57 51.4
Conference 8 8 10 8 18 3 0 82 30 4 91-220 48 20.8 25 52.1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 7 12 10 22 4 0 95 28 4 93-182 51 23.5 28 54.9
Away 7 7 11 5 16 1 0 69 25 3 80-171 49 22.4 26 53.1
Neutral 1 1 3 2 5 0 1 20 2 1 26-31 11 27.3 3 27.3
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Wins 3 3 9 2 11 2 0 44 10 0 44-63 30 30.0 21 70.0
Losses 12 12 17 15 32 3 1 140 45 8 155-321 81 21.0 36 44.4
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February 1 1 3 0 3 1 0 9 2 0 12-21 8 37.5 6 75.0
March 7 7 13 10 23 1 1 102 26 4 115-174 59 22.0 28 47.5
April 7 7 10 7 17 3 0 73 27 4 72-189 44 22.7 23 52.3