M. LACROSSE

M. Lacrosse: Jake Rooney

Jake Rooney

#23
Position: Att.
Ht.: 5-11
Wt.: 185
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
Previous School: Hofstra University/Timber Creek HS
Eligibility: Jr.
Major: Business Management


As a Sophomore: First-team all-SSC...SSC Newcomer of the Year...USILA third-team All-American...Ranked third in the NCAA in goals per game (3.26)...Finished 23rd in the NCAA in shot percentage (.446)...SSC all-championship Team...SSC championship Most Outstanding Player...SSC Player of the Week (2/10)...Appeared and started in all 19 games…Scored a team leading 62 goals for the Spartans…Recorded eight assist and a total of 70 points…Had 105 shots on goal and a shot on goal percentage of .755…Had a team leading five game winning goals…Scored 10 man up goals…Collected 31 ground balls and caused five turnovers.

As a Freshman(Hofstra): Played in three games at Hofstra University…Picked up two ground balls.

High School: Played four years of lacrosse at Timber Creek High School in Orlando, Florida for coach Tony Moreschi...Two-time U.S. Lacrosse All-American...Two-time All-Central Florida Team...Three-time all-district and All-Metro selection...Named Wendy's Heisman School winner...Tallied 87 goals and 19 assists as a senior...Posted 68 goals and 26 assists with 59 ground balls in 2011 as a junior...Notched 47 goals and 27 assists with 27 ground balls as a sophomore and 16 goals and two assists as a freshman...Member of both Metro and district championship teams in both football and lacrosse.

Personal: National Honor Society member...Bright House Scholar-Athlete of Orange County Award winner......Helped run blood drive at Timber Creek High School...Son of Kathy and John…Brother of Jessica…Majoring in Business Management…Birthdate:05/14/94. 

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