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Awards: 2014 Second Team All-BIG EAST... BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (Apr. 14).
Career: Appeared in 19 games while making 13 starts as a midfielder through his sophomore season... Tallied 22 goals and 17 assists for 39 points... Collected 23 ground balls and caused five turnovers.
2014: Appeared in 15 games while making nine starts as part of the Villanova midfield... Registered 17 goals and 16 assists for 33 points... Ranked second on the team with 33 points... Had a team-high 16 assists... Averaged 6.40 shots per game, 1.13 goals per game, 1.07 assists per game and 2.20 points per game... Ranked fourth in the BIG EAST averaging 6.40 shots per game... Ranked 4th in the BIG EAST averaging 1.50 assists per game in conference contests... Averaged 3.00 points per game in BIG EAST contests... Tallied a career-high five points vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12) via three goals and two assists and registered another five points via two goals and three assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 19)... Posted a career-high three goals vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12)... Tallied a career-high three assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 19)... Collected a career-high four ground balls vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12)... Caused a career-high three caused turnovers vs. Delaware (Mar. 1). BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference contests... Registered nine goals and 11 assists for 20 points in BIG EAST games... Led the team with 20 points in conference matches... Third on the team with nine goals in BIG EAST contests... Led the team with 11 assists in conference games... Averaged 7.00 shots per game, 1.50 goals per game, 1.83 assists per game and 3.33 points per game in conference action... Fourth in the BIG EAST averaging 1.50 assists per game in conference contests... 10th in the BIG EAST averaging 3.00 points per game... 6th in the BIG EAST averaging 7.00 shots per game... Tallied a career-high five points vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12) via three goals and two assists and registered another five points via two goals and three assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 19)... Posted a career-high three goals vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12)... Tallied a career-high three assists vs. St. John's (Apr. 19)... Collected a career-high four ground balls vs. Rutgers (Apr. 12).
2013: Appeared and started in the first four games of the year as a midfielder before a season-ending injury concluded his freshman campaign... Posted five goals and one assist for six points and grabbed seven ground balls and caused one turnover... Tallied a season-high three points via two goals and an assist vs. Drexel (Feb. 26)... Matched a season-high two goals and two ground balls vs. Delaware (Mar. 2). BIG EAST: Did not see action.
Rumson-Fair Haven: Earned four varsity letters under head coach Reid Jackson, posting 157 career points and 107 career goals as a team captain... Became the first athlete to eclipse the 100 goal mark in school history... Named a 2012 All-American, Shore Conference Player of the Year, Second Team All-State Group 1 and First Team All-Shore Conference selection... Member of the All-Shore All-Star team in 2012 and 2011... 2011 Honorable Mention All-State Group 1 honoree... Also lettered in basketball... Awarded the 2012 Monmouth County Sportsmanship Award.
Personal: Born July 8th, 1994 in New York, N.Y... Parents are Brian and Leslie Curran... Siblings are Bridget, Charlie and Gillian... Father, Brian, played lacrosse and football Amherst College while his cousin, Ryan Arcidiacono, is a current member of the Villanova Basketball team... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.