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6   Dennis Lynch
Dennis Lynch

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Milton, Mass.

High School:
Milton

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 210

Position:
DM


05/07/2009

Dennis Lynch Photo Gallery

Dennis Lynch Photo Gallery

  • 2009 Photo Gallery

    ON LYNCH: Hasn't played much over first three years, but should see significant action at defensive midfield ... Trying to get himself in good physical condition ... Has a good head for the game defensively in the schemes that team runs ... Has the ability to get the ball up and out ... Shoots the ball extremely well ... Is deceptively fast for his size ... In the transition game, is a hard-nosed player who can cover guys with his short stick and can also clear the ball and create some offense.

    AS A SENIOR IN 2009:
    • Senior short stick defensive midfielder saw time in all 15 games, most playing time of career.
    • Had an assist, four groundballs and a four caused turnovers.
    • Best college game with great defense at #12 Loyola (3/21), assisted a fastbreak Art Kell goal for first career point.
    • Saw significant action in huge win at #11 Harvard (3/7).
    • Had a groundball and caused turnover vs. Yale (2/28).
    • Played at Hofstra (2/21) and vs. Sacred Heart (2/14).

    AS A JUNIOR IN 2008: Short-stick defensive midfielder played in two games in 2008: at #1 Syracuse (4/26) and vs. Loyola (3/22).

    AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007: Reserve defensive midfielder, played twice: against Sacred Heart (3/20) and Loyola (3/24) had one groundball.

    AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006: Reserve defensive midfielder played in three games late vs. Hobart (4/15), at St. John's (4/8) and Sacred Heart (3/21).

    BEFORE UMASS: Three-sport star at Milton High School ... played as a midfielder and face-off specialist under coach Mark Puzzangara ... a three-year captain for the Wildcats ... set school record for career points with 340 on 208 goals and 132 assists ... as a senior, also set school marks for goals (80) and points (120) ... All-American as a senior ... named All-Scholastic by the Boston Globe, Boston Herald and Patriot-Ledger ... North/South All-Star Game MVP ... Bay State Team All-Star as a junior in lacrosse and in football as a senior ... Bay State Conference All-Star in football and hockey.

    PERSONAL: Dennis John Lynch ... son of Janice and the late Kevin Lynch ... brother of Brendan (26) and Kevin (25), who played lacrosse at Springfield College ... born June 11, 1986 in Boston, Mass ... majoring in Sociology.

    Career Statistics
    Year	GP/GS	G	A	Pts.	Shots	EMG	GB	CT	Pen
    2006	3/0	0	0	0	0	0	1	0	0/0:00
    2007	2/0	0	0	0	0	0	1	0	0/0:00
    2008	2/0	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	1/0:30
    2009	15/0	0	1	1	2	0	4	4	3/2:30
    Totals	22/0	0	1	1	2	0	6	4	4/3:00
    

    Career Highs
    Assists/Points: 1 at Loyola (3/21/09)

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