Wildcats Look to Lock Up BIG EAST Regular Season Championship
Villanova Awaits Postseason Fate on Selection Sunday
Villanova Defeated Orange Earlier this Season
Villanova Eyes BIG EAST Championship vs. Syracuse on Thursday
Villanova Concludes Regular Season at Providence Next Weekend
Awards: 2009 CAA All-Rookie Team.
Career: Appeared in 60 games while making 32 starts as a midfielder... Posted 54 goals, 32 assists and 86 points during his career... Captured 26 ground balls and three caused turnovers... Graduates from Villanova with a Management degree from the Villanova School of Business.
2012: Appeared in all 15 games as a starting midfielder... Posted 13 goals, 19 assists and 32 points on the year... Collected eight ground balls and two caused turnovers... Averaged .87 goals per game, 1.27 assists per game and 2.13 points per game... Fourth on the team with 32 points... Third on the team with 19 assists... Tied for second on the team with six man-up goals... Seventh in the BIG EAST averaging 1.27 assists per game... Posted a career-high six points vs. Georgetown (Apr. 4)... Posted a career-high five assists vs. Bucknell (Feb. 25)... Ranks third all-time with 11 man-up goals... Ranks 22nd all-time averaging .53 assists per game... Recorded multiple points in nine games... Provided points in all but three games. BIG EAST: Started all six conference contests... Tallied six goals, seven assists and 13 points in BIG EAST action... Collected four ground balls and one caused turnover... Tied for second on the team with 13 points in conference play.
2011: Appeared in 15 games while making four starts on midfield... Posted 19 goals, seven assists and 26 points for the season... Captured nine ground balls and one caused turnover... Averaged 1.27 goals per game, 1.73 points per game and .47 assists per game... Third on the team with 19 goals... Fifth on the team with 26 points... Posted a career-high four points via four goals and one assist vs. Penn State (Mar. 8) and Manhattan (Mar. 19)... Tallied nine multi-point games on the year... Provided points in all but three games. BIG EAST: Appeared in all six conference matches... Posted seven goals, four assists and 11 points during BIG EAST play... Captured four ground balls.
2010: Appeared in 14 games and made two starts for the season... Tallied seven goals and two assists for nine points... Collected three ground balls... Posted a season-high two points in two games vs. Fairfield (Mar. 6) and Manhattan (Apr. 10)... Tallied points vs. Ohio State (Feb. 12), Penn (Mar. 13), Syracuse (Mar. 29) and Lehigh (Apr. 20). BIG EAST: Saw action in five BIG EAST games... Netted one goal.
2009: Played in 16 games, with 11 starts... Scored 15 goals, good for third highest on the team...Scored in games vs. Penn, Binghamton, Penn State, Lehigh, Sacred Heart, Towson, Drexel, Robert Morris and Hofstra...Recorded 4 assists... notched 5 groundballs.
La Costa Canyon: 2005, 2006 and 2008 CIF Championships... 2005 team rookie of the year... 2007 and 2008 first team All-CIF and first team All-League... 2007 Most Valuable Offensive Player... Invited to senior showcase... 2008 team MVP... 2008 CIF player of the year... 2008 All-American... Captain junior and senior year... Earned four varsity letters in lacrosse... Played football freshman and sophomore year... Captain of freshman football team... 125 career goals and 132 assists... Set school records for most assists in a season and a career and most career points... Member of National Honors Society in 2007... Union Tribune Scholar athlete 2006, 2007 and 2008.
Personal: Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business as a Management major... Parents are Craig and Cathy Small... Has a brother, Chris... Brother played Lacrosse at Chapman... Born April 26, 1990.