22 - Gerard Savarese
Gerard Savarese
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lutherville, Md.
High School: Loyola-Blakefield
Position: M

2011: Three-year letterwinner and a team captain ... will look to serve as an offensive midfielder this spring after playing as a defensive midfielder during his first three seasons ... possesses good instincts and tremendous speed ... has played in 47 career games, totaling three goals and 52 ground balls.

2010: Played in 14 games with nine starts ... tallied one goal to go along with 15 ground balls and nine caused turnovers ... scored his lone goal in an 11-9 loss to Middlebury (3/23) ... notched three ground balls and caused three turnovers in a 10-8 loss to Roanoke (4/7) ... helped the defense rank 13th in Division III in scoring defense (6.71 GAA) and 12th in Division III in man-down percentage (.821).

2009: Saw playing time in 18 contests and notched a pair of goals … also had 17 ground balls and forced eight turnovers … helped the defense post a 7.50 goals-against average as a team, good for a tie for 22nd-place in Division III … scored a man-down goal and forced a pair of turnovers in a 9-3 win over sixth-ranked Washington College (3/7) … also scored a goal in a 16-6 win at Virginia Wesleyan (3/28).

2008: Played in all 15 games as a first-year, collecting 20 ground balls ... helped the defense allow an average of just 7.88 goals per game, which ranked 36th in Division III.

High School: Lettered in lacrosse and soccer at Loyola ... helped lead the lacrosse team to a conference title as a senior and helped guide the soccer team to the conference title as a junior ... was a captain of the soccer team and MVP of the lacrosse team as a senior.

Off the Field: Serves as a secretary for the Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity ... Business administration and accounting major.