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Michael Arvan
Michael  Arvan


Penfield, N.Y.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 165



Awards: Awarded the B. Joseph Tofani Award, presented to the graduating senior with the highest grade point average.

Career: Appeared in 32 games while making five starts as he concludes his Villanova playing career... Tallied two goals and two assists... Picked up six ground balls and caused two turnovers during his four seasons... Graduates Villanova with a Finance degree from the School of Business.

2010: Saw action in 13 games while making five starts in his senior campaign... Registered an assist vs. Binghamton (Mar. 2)... Grabbed two ground balls and caused two turnovers for the season... Dean's List. BIG EAST: Appeared in five conference games and took one shot.

2009: Saw action in 10 games and recorded two goals for the season...Scored a goal in a 8-4 win against Manhattan (Apr. 4)...Scored vs. Virginia (May 10)...Picked up two ground balls.

2008: Saw action in five games...Picked up a ground ball.

2007: Saw limited action in four games during rookie campaign...Logged time against Lehigh, then No. 13 Notre Dame, then No. 16 Drexel, and Robert Morris...registered one groundball for the year...served primarily as a reserve for the Wildcats.

Penfield: Lettered four years in lacrosse and ice hockey, in addition to football...MVP of the lacrosse team and was a first team all-county selection... emassed 140 career points with 65 goals and 75 assists for his high school career...also a first team all-county player for ice hockey and two-time team MVP...named an Academic All-American...holds the school record for most career assists...member of the National Honor Society...received Monroe County Scholar-Athlete award all four years.

Personal: Born October 4, 1987 in Rochester, N.Y. ...older of two children of Steve and Paula Arvan...has a younger sister, Jenny (18)...chose to attend Villanova for its academic and athletic reputation...majoring in Finance.