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19 - Eric Posner
Eric Posner
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Huntington, N.Y.
High School: Huntington
Position: Defenseman
House Affiliation: Currier

2009 (Senior):
Named to NEILA All-New England second team ... Appeared in all 13 games, starting nine ... Ranked second on the team with 36 ground balls and was tied for second with eight caused turnovers ... Grabbed a team-high six ground balls in win at Duke (Feb. 22) ... Collected four ground balls in victory at Stony Brook (Feb. 28) ... Snared two ground balls against Massachusetts (March 7) ... Handed out an assist in win over Hartford (March 13) ... Tallied a goal and grabbed a ground ball in Ivy victory against Penn (March 21) ... Snared a ground ball at Georgetown (March 25) ... Had two ground balls and caused a turnover against Presbyterian (March 27) ... Collected a ground ball and caused a turnover at Cornell (April 4) ... Handed out an assist, had three ground balls and caused a turnover at Princeton (April 11) ... Collected four ground balls and caused a turnover against Brown (April 15) ... Assisted on a goal and snared three ground balls in win over Holy Cross (April 18) ... Netted a goal, assisted on another score and picked up five ground balls in win over Yale (April 25) ... Grabbed four ground balls and caused three turnovers in victory at Dartmouth (May 2).

2008 (Junior):
Played in all 14 games, starting two ... Collected a four ground balls in wina at Hartford (March 11) and at Yale (April 26) ... Collected an assist and had three ground balls against Cornell (April 5) ... Grabbed three ground balls at Penn (March 22) and at Brown (April 16) ... Collected two ground balls in back-to-back games at Duke (March 25) and at Denver (March 29) ... Grabbed two ground balls vs. Princeton (April 12) and at Holy Cross (April 19) ... Had ground balls in games at Siena (Feb. 23), against Stony Brook (March 1) and vs. Fairfield (March 15).

2007 (Sophomore):
Appeared in all 12 games as the Crimson's top longstick midfielder ... Finished second on the team in ground balls and led the squad in caused turnovers ... Scored goals in two of the last three games of the year- against Holy Cross (April 21) and Dartmouth (May 5) ... Had an assist against Yale April 28 ... Had a career-high seven ground balls each in wins against Brown and Holy Cross ... Had six GBs in the win against Dartmouth ... Forced four turnovers against Brown.

2006 (Freshman):
Started seven games at close defense ... Picked up a season-high four ground balls in the loss to Cornell ... Had two ground balls each against Brown and Hofstra ... Had his only point of the season with an assist in the season-opening win against Stony Brook.

Before Harvard:
Four-year letterwinner in lacrosse at Huntington HS ... Also lettered in basketball and golf ... Captained lacrosse and golf teams ... Two-time all-county and all-league pick in lacrosse ... MVP of county championship game in 2005 ... Helped lacrosse team to county, Long Island and state championships as a senior, going 21-0 ... Team won three Super Six titles ... Class treasurer ... Key Club ... Peer educator ... National Honor Society and math honor society member.

Career Statistics:

OFFENSE               GP    G    A  Pts Shots Shot%  SOG  SOG% GWG  UP  DN  GB  TO  CT Faceoff  Pct. Pen-PIM
2006................ 13 0 1 1 0 .000 0 .000 0 0 0 19 4 9 0-0 .000 2-2.0
2007................ 12 2 1 3 7 .286 6 .857 0 0 0 44 4 20 0-0 .000 1-1.0
2008................ 14 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0 28 1 6 0-0 .000 4-3.0
2009................ 13 2 4 6 5 .400 3 .600 0 0 0 36 5 8 0-0 .000 5-4.0
TOTAL............... 52 4 7 11 13 .308 10 .769 0 0 0 127 14 43 0-0 .000 12-10.0