26 Eric Slingerland
26 Eric Slingerland
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Beverly, Mass.
High School: Phillips Exeter Academy (N.H.)
Position: Defender
House Affiliation: Dunster

Also a member of the Harvard men's lacrosse team.

Sophomore (2011):
Played in eight games ... Was tied for second on the Crimson with two assists ... Assisted on a goal against Princeton (Oct. 22) ... Dished out an assist in tie against Dartmouth (Oct. 29).

High School:
Earned four varsity letters in lacrosse as a midfielder and four in soccer as a forward at Phillips Exeter Academy … Captained both teams as a senior … Named the No. 43 incoming freshman by Inside Lacrosse ...Two-time US Lacrosse All-American … Under Armor All-American in 2010 … Three-time Eastern All-New England selection … Recipient of the Robert W. Kesler Award in 2008 and 2009 for most spirit and dedication … Team’s Offensive Player of the Year as a junior and senior … Selected to the New England Senior All-Star Game … Holds Phillips Exeter Academy career record for most points by a midfielder (154) … Ranks fourth all-time in career points, as well as holding the single season record for most points by a midfielder (61) … New England Prep School Athletic Council Most Valuable Player in soccer in 2009 … New Hampshire Prep All-Star first team in 2009 and 2010 … Boston Globe All-Scholastic in 2010 … Selected to the Olympic Development Regional Pool in 2007 … Owns school record for most career goals (44) and single season record for goals (16) … Recipient of the Harvard Book Prize.

Enjoys skiing, snowboarding, tennis and astronomy … Brother, Ben, is a member of Georgetown’s men’s soccer team.