38 - Austin Wernecke
Austin Wernecke
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lutherville, Md.
High School: Boys' Latin
Position: D

2011: Three-year letterwinner ... expected to start at close defense for the fourth-straight year ... is the team's most experienced defender having played in 47 games over his first three seasons.

2010: Started all 17 games during his junior season, helping the defense rank 13th in Division III in scoring defense (6.71 GAA) and 12th in Division III in man-down percentage (.821) ... recorded Honorable Mention All-ODAC accolades ... notched 34 ground balls and 17 caused turnovers ... scooped up six ground balls and caused four turnovers in a 9-4 win over Greensboro (3/3) ... registered three ground balls and caused two turnovers in a 15-3 win over Birmingham Southern (2/23).

2009: Played in 15 games with 12 starts … caused 13 turnovers and picked up 15 ground balls … helped the Generals post a 7.50 goals-against average as a team, good for a tie for 22nd-place in Division III … forced a pair of turnovers and picked up three ground balls in a 7-6 win over Franklin & Marshall (3/14).

2008: Started all 15 games as a first-year ... earned Honorable Mention All-ODAC honors and received the C.W. Pacy Award as the team's Rookie of the Year ... finished third on the team and tops among field players with 39 ground balls ... helped the defense allow an average of just 7.88 goals per game, which ranked 36th in Division III ... picked up a season-high six ground balls in a 14-3 win over Randolph-Macon (4/12).

High School: Lettered in lacrosse, squash and soccer at Boys' Latin ... was a captain of the junior varsity lacrosse team as a rookie ... played for the Baltimore Elite club team during the summer of 2007.

Off the Field: Accounting major.