Career: Appeared in 44 games while making ten starts as a midfielder... Records a career total of 11 goals, eight assists and 19 points despite taking a medical redshirt during his junior season... Captured 13 ground balls and caused one turnover... Graduates Villanova with a degree in Marketing from the Villanova School of Business.
2011: Played in 12 games as a member of the second midfield line... Tallied one goal and two assists on the year... Took four shots... Notched a goal vs. Bucknell (Feb. 26) and assists vs. Fairfield (Mar. 4) and Manhattan (Mar. 19)... Averaged .33 shots per game, .08 goals per game, .17 assists per game and .25 points per game. BIG EAST: Appeared in four conference matches, taking one shot.
2010: Granted a medical redshirt for the season.
2009: Played in 17 games and made 5 starts... Recorded 7 goals and 5 assists for the year... Scored vs. Rutgers, Lafayette, Binghamton, Delaware and Robert Morris... Had assists vs. Notre Dame, Lehigh and Penn... Notched 6 groundballs for the year.
2008: Saw playing time in 14 games starting in five in his freshman season...Scored three goals and had three assists on the season...Recorded two assists against No. 9 Syracuse (Feb 17)...Scored first collegiate goal against Lehigh (Mar. 15)...Notched a goal against Ohio State (Mar. 18)...Had an assist against No. 20 Hofstra (Apr. 9)...Scored against No. 16 Drexel (Apr. 26)...Notched seven ground balls.
Haverford School: Local standout...had 51 goals and 28 assists in his senior year....2007 All-American...named the Inter-Ac Most Important Player in senior season...two-time All Inter-Ac and All-State selection...team advanced three consecutive years to EPSCA final...team captured the 2005 State Championship title...served as a team captain his senior year...also excelled in football; earning All-League, All-Area, and Most Valuable Player accolades.
Personal: Born July 9, 1988...Son of Bob and Debbie Aitken...has one brother, Stephen (18)...father played lacrosse at William & Mary...chose Villanova for its business school and lacrosse program...majoring in marketing.