ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
26 - Ryan Alden
Ryan Alden
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Niskayuna, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna
Position: Defenseman
Major: Chemistry
House Affiliation: Adams

Career Highs
Ground balls: 2, four times
Caused Turnovers: 2, vs. Canisius, Feb. 26, 2011

2014 (Senior):
Named to the NEILA Academic All-Region Team ... Picked up a ground ball against Holy Cross (Feb. 25) ... Notched one ground ball at Georgetown (March 8) ... Posted one caused turnover versus Brown (March 15) ... Collected one ground ball in the Ivy League Tournament semifinal game against Yale (May 2).

2013 (Junior):
Credited with one ground ball against Holy Cross (Feb. 26) ... Picked up one ground ball in a win over Georgetown (March 9) ... Had one ground ball in a victory against Bryant (March 20) ... Registered two ground balls and one caused turnover in a victory over Quinnipiac (April 9).

2012 (Sophomore):
Saw action in three games, collecting two ground balls ... Caused a turnover against Vermont (Feb. 25) ... Scooped up two ground balls at Holy Cross (Feb. 28).

2011 (Freshman):
Appeared in eight games, collecting five ground balls ... Caused two turnovers and collected two ground balls against Canisius (Feb. 26) ... Picked up a ground ball at No. 5 Hofstra (March 5) ... Scooped up two ground balls versus Holy Cross (March 15).

Before Harvard:
Four-time letterwinner in lacrosse and three-time letterwinner in football at Niskayuna High School … Two-time captain of the lacrosse team and captained the football squad as a senior … US Lacrosse All-American … Three-time NYS Suburban Council first team in lacrosse … Two-time member of Adirondack Empire State Games … Attended Nike Blue Chip Lacrosse camps in 2008-09 … Two-time team defensive most valuable player … Selected for US Lacrosse High School Senior Showcase in Orlando in July 2010 … Four-time NYS Scholar-Athlete … US Lacrosse Scholastic All-American in 2010 … Holds Niskayuna single-season ground ball record with 198 … NYS Class A Section II All-Purpose Player of the Year in football in 2009, playing quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back … NYS High School Football Association Class A Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2010 … National Football Foundation Capital District Chapter Scholar-Athlete Award recipient … NYS Suburban Council first team wide receiver in 2009 and second team defensive back in 2008 … Selected to NYS Section II Exceptional Senior Game … National All-Scholastic Football Team in 2010 … Scored 19 touchdowns as a senior …  National Merit Scholarship Commended Student … National Honor Society … National Merit Scholarship Commended Student … Earned Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award in Humanities and Social Sciences … AATSP National Spanish Exam Award.

Personal:
Volunteered with the Michele Harland walk to raise funds for Leukemia research in 2008 … Active in religious activities at Grace Fellowship Church.

Recent Games
Apr 12 at Penn L, 8-7
Apr 19 Princeton W, 9-8
Apr 26 at Yale W, 11-10
May 2 Yale W, 10-9
May 4 Penn L, 7-5
May 10 at Notre Dame L, 13-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 3
Points 0 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 4 0
Turnovers 1 0
Caused turnovers 2 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 0 0
Shooting percentage - -
Shots on goal 0 0
Shots on goal percentage - -
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 22 at Massachusetts L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 25 Holy Cross W, 17-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 1 at Albany L, 14-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 4 Quinnipiac W, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 at Georgetown W, 15-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 15 Brown W, 16-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 at North Carolina L, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 Dartmouth W, 16-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Duke L, 17-11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 5 at Cornell W, 14-9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 Boston University W, 14-9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 12 at Penn L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Princeton W, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 26 at Yale W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Yale W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 4 Penn L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 10 at Notre Dame L, 13-5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2010-11 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
2011-12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
2012-13 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
2013-14 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Total 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 17 2 6 0-0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Conference 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -

Home 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Away 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -

Wins 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Losses 6 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -

January - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
February 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
March 6 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
April 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -