Rowing senior, men’s lacrosse redshirt-junior lauded for academic prowess
Karaska forces three turnovers, grabs four groundballs in final collegiate game
Minutemen challenge Dragons at Vidas Field in 6 p.m. game on April 29
Hegarty nets hat trick, Sconone turns aside 13 shots in Senior Day loss
Men's lacrosse honors senior class, 2006 team before and during 1 p.m. game versus the Pride
MLAX VS. DELAWARE-SENIOR DAY Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MLAX VS. DREXEL Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MLAX VS. PENN STATE Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MLAX VS. BROWN Photos by Thom Kendall '93
MLAX VS. ARMY Photos by Thom Kendall '93
2016 - Redshirt-Junior: Game-By-Game Statistics ... UMass Male Spring Scholar-Athlete ... Capped the season with 17 points through 10 goals and seven assists ... Also grabbed 15 groundballs and produced five caused turnovers ... Had at least one point in each of the last seven games of the season (13 points, seven goals, six assists) ... Collected three groundballs - tied for his single game best - and caused a turnover at Army West Point (2/12) ... Scooped up a pair of groundballs and scored a goal against No. 11 Ohio State (2/20) ... Scored once and caused a turnover in the win over Hartford (3/1) ... Collected two points on a goal and assist at No. 7 Brown (3/5) ... Provided a career high of four points (two goals, two assists) to go with a groundball and a caused turnover against No. 10 North Carolina (3/12) ... Produced three points via a pair of goals and an assist to go with two groundballs at No. 20 Penn State (3/19) ... Collected a trio of groundballs and scored once at Fairfield (4/16) ... Went for a goal and assist with two groundballs and a caused turnover against Hofstra (4/23) ... Scored his 10th goal of the season during the 2016 finale at Drexel (4/29).
2015 - Redshirt-Sophomore: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Earned 27 points via 17 goals and 10 assists during 15 games played on the first-line midfield ... Tied for third on the team in goals and was third for assists ... Also scooped up eight groundball and caused a pair of turnovers ... Earned 11 multi-point goals - including the final six games of the season - and had five multi-goal performances ... Was tied for seventh during CAA games with 0.80 assists per game ... Returned to the first-line midfield in the season-opener against No. 20 Army (2/7) after missing 2014 due to injury ... Notched a goal, assist and groundball at No. 6 North Carolina (2/14) ... Scored twice and assisted on one additional tally at No. 12 Harvard (2/21) ... Assisted on one goal vs. Brown (2/28) ... Added three points on two goals and an assist at No. 16 Albany (3/7), when he also tallied a pair of caused turnovers and one groundball ... Scored once and assisted on another UMass goal during the win over Quinnipiac (3/10) ... Added his seventh goal in as many games on the 2015 season during the win over Penn State (3/14) ... Facilitated one goal and scored another during the 9-7 win at Hofstra (3/21) ... Earned a goal and assist against Fairfield (4/4) ... Had a goal, his 10th of the season, and an assist with a career-best three groundballs at Hartford (4/11) ... Notched his first collegiate hat trick with three goals to go with one groundball during the win over Drexel (4/18) ... Collected two groundballs and dished out a pair of assists against Delaware (4/24) ... Scored on two of his three attempts during the victory at No. T19 Fairfield in the CAA Championship Semifinals (4/30) ... Earned another multi-goal game with two tallies against Towson in the CAA Championship Game (5/2).
2014 - Sophomore: CAA Academic Achievement Award ... Redshirted the season due to injury.
2013 - Freshman: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Finished the year with six goals and an assist for seven points ... Appeared in all 15 games as a first or second line midfielder ... Totaled 24 shots, placing 12 of them on-target ... Scored two goals and added an assist against Army (2/10) during the season-opening 16-9 victory, which was also his first collegiate appearance ... Took one shot and scooped up a groundball as a member of the second midfield against No. 4 North Carolina (2/16) as the Minutemen earned a comeback win, 12-11 ... Had a groundball and an on-target attempt at Harvard (2/23) as the Minutemen won on the road, 8-6 ... Recorded his third goal of the year on a shot from 12 yards out at Albany (3/5) ... Added his fourth goal of the season on his only shot at No. 16 Lehigh (3/20) during the UMass win, 6-4, in the ESPNU Game of the Week ... Secured a tally in two shots at Hartford (3/23), his second consecutive game with a goal ... Recorded a pair of groundballs and one caused turnover to go with a shot on goal in his only attempt at Saint Joseph's (3/30) ... Netted his sixth goal of the season against Delaware (4/26) during the regular season finale.
Before UMass: Four-year letterwinning midfielder at Massapequa High School ... Selected to the Nassau Showcase Team as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... Captained Massapequa's squad in 2012 ... Was a United States Lacrosse (USL) All-American as a senior and was selected to the all-county athletic and academic teams ... Selected to participate in the Rising Junior/Senior Shootout in 2011 ... Notched 28 goals, 25 assists and 73 groundballs over his senior campaign ... Finished his scholastic career with 82 goals, 68 assists and 152 groundballs ... Was also a member of the Massapequa football team ... Four-year New York State Scholar Athlete.
Personal: Son of Robert and Deborah Muller ... Brother of Greg ... Majoring in management ... Brother, Greg, was a four-year member of the University of Albany baseball team.
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Last Update: May 20, 2015