Sophomore Men's Lacrosse Student-Athlete is a Bone Marrow Match
Head Coach Mike Corrado Welcomes 11 Newcomers for the 2013-14 Academic Year
Villanova hosted Drexel in its home opener on February 25, 2014 and tallied an 11-10, overtime victory.
Awards: 2017 Captain…2017 B. Joseph Tofani Award Winner
Career: Appeared in 46 games as a short stick defensive midfielder…Tallied on goal…Collected 11 ground balls and added six caused turnovers…Selected to donate bone marrow through Football head coach Andy Talley’s “Be the Match” program.
2017: Appeared in 13 games during his senior season…Collected three ground balls…BIG EAST: Appeared in all five conference contests…Had two ground balls at Providence (Apr. 29) and one vs. St. John’s (Apr. 22).
2016: Appeared in all 14 games at midfield…Collected four groundballs while adding two caused turnovers...BIG EAST: Appeared in five conference games…Caused one turnover and collected one groundball against conference teams2015: Appeared in all 14 games as a short stick defensive midfielder... Collected four ground balls and caused four turnovers... Registered his first career point and goal vs. Denver in the BIG EAST Tournament (Apr. 30)... Caused a career-high two turnovers vs. Georgetown (Apr. 11)... Collected a career-high two ground balls vs. Georgetown (Apr. 11). BIG EAST: Appeared in all five conference contests... Collected three ground balls and caused two turnovers.
2014: Appeared in five games as a midfielder during his freshman season... Took one shot vs. Maryland (Mar. 14).
Hunterdon Central Regional: Earned three varsity letters under head coach Mike Veralito... Tallied 101 career points and 54 ground balls during his four year high school career... Named a 2013 First Team All-State and First Team All-Skyland Conference selection... Chosen as a 2012 Honorable Mention All-State and Second Team All-Skyland Conference honoree... Played club lacrosse for Leading Edge and helped the team to the 2012 MVP and NSCLA Tournament Championships... Also lettered in football where he was a strong safety... Member of the Principal's Honor Roll... Earned the Hunterdon/Warren Scholar-Athlete award and World Language Department award... Was a part of the "People to People" Student Ambassador program in 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Personal: Born February 28th, 1995 in Edison, N.J... Parents are Frank and Dawn Tortoriello... One brother, Michael... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.