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42   D.J. Smith
D.J. Smith

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Billerica, Mass.

High School:
Billerica Memorial

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 165

Position:
G


Before UMass: Four-year starter in goal for coach Craig Flynn at Billerica Memorial High School, where he played alongside fellow Minuteman Grant Whiteway ... Was a four-year Merrimack Valley Conference Champion at Billerica, starting in goal each season ... Finished his high school career with a 72-19 record and 870 saves, the most wins and stops by a goalie in school history ... Named an MVC All-Star in each season ... Two-time MVC Player of the Year (2012-13) ... 2012 ESPN Boston All-State Team selection ... Picked to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic teams ... Finished his scholastic career with a standout senior campaign, earning 258 saves and 37 groundballs while winning 16 games ... Tallied 295 stops for a .660 save percentage as a junior while earning U.S. Lacrosse All-America honors ... Played club level for Laxachusetts, taking second at the Vail Shootout in 2012.

Personal: Daniel Marshall Smith Jr. ... Prefers to go by D.J. instead of his given first name ... Son of Dan and Robin Smith ... Has one sister, Heather.

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    vs Hofstra 7:00 PM gametracker watch
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    at Delaware 7:00 PM
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    vs CAA Semfinals TBA
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