ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
7 - Joey Colton
Joey Colton
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Garden Grove, Calif.
High School: El Toro
Position: Attacker

Career Highs
Goals: 3 (6x) vs. MIT (11/9/13)
Assists: 6 vs. Iona (11/2/13)
Steals: 4 vs. St. Francis (11/10/13)

2013 (freshman):
Earned CWPA Northern Division Second Team honors … Named teams' Rookie of the Year ... Named ACWPC “Excellent” Scholar Athlete … Named CWPA “Excellent Scholar Athlete … Led the team with 57 assists … added 46 goals and 46 steals …Had three goals, six assists, eight steals at Bruno Fall Classic at Brown Sept. 7-8 … Named CWPA Rookie of the Week for the week of Sept. 9 … Netted three goals, handed out three assists and added a steal at Iona on Sept. 21 … Buried two goals and added two steals in the upset victory over No. 14 St. Francis on Sept. 22 … Registered three goals, four assists and two assists at Brown on Oct. 11 … Tabbed CWPA Rookie of the Week for the week of Oct. 14 … Score a hat trick against then No. 10 Concordia on Oct. 25 ... Tallied three goals, two assists and two steals versus then No. 11 UC Davis before recording three goals, three assists and three steals against Fresno Pacific on Oct. 27 … Earned CWPA Rookie of the Week accolades for the week of Oct. 28 … Dished out a career high six assists vs. Iona on Nov. 2 … Scored three goals and added an assist in the win against MIT on Nov. 9 … Recorded a career high four steals against St. Francis in the championship match of the CWPA Northern Division championship ... Tallied an assist and a steal against Princeton, had two goals, two assists and a steal against MIT and registered two scores, three assists and two thefts in the fifth place game against Brown at the CWPA Championships. 

Before Harvard
Two-time captain, four-year letterwinner ... Led El Toro to a CIF-SS Division 1 championship in 2009 ... Helped El Toro to two runner-up finishes in the CIF-SS Division 1 championships ... El Toro's career and single-season assist record holder ... Two-time All-American ... Two-time All-America second-team selection ... Co-League MVP as a senior ... Three-time All-CIF first-team selection ... All-Orange County first-team pick as a senior ... In 2011, All-Orange County second-team selection ... Two-time All-League first-team choice ... All-CIF and All-League second-team selection as a freshman ... Named team MVP as a senior ... Two-time team Defensive Player of the Year ... Coach's Award recipient as a freshman ... Competed at the Junior Olympics with his club team ... Also lettered in swimming and captained the team as a senior ... Volunteered at Rides, Above the Influenc and Pool Clean-Up and also tutored.