Minutemen host the Great Danes at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 8
Minutemen allow fewest goals in one game since 2001; 11 record at least one point in win
Men's lacrosse faces the Bears in Providence, R.I., on Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m.
Minutemen open 2014 home slate with hard-fought win over Crimson
Men's lacrosse faces the Crimson at Garber Field on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 1 p.m.
MLAX vs. HARVARD 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
MLAX vs. SIENA (EXH.) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
2014 - Junior: Game-By-Game Statistics ... NEILA Preseason All-New England Second Team ... Notched a pair of goals during the third quarter, including the eventual game-winner, when UMass won at Army, 6-5 on Feb. 8 ... Added three points during the win over Harvard (2/22) on one goal and a pair of assists.
2013 - Sophomore: Game-By-Game Statistics ... Finished third on the team with 32 points on 26 goals and six assists ... Tied for the team lead with five man-up tallies while scooping up 11 groundballs ... Put 73.7 percent of his shots on-target (56-of-76) ... Was 10th in the CAA for goals per game (1.73) ... Notched his first collegiate assist against Army (2/10) during his first start for the Minutemen ... Had his first multi-goal game with two tallies against No. 4 North Carolina (2/16), including the game-tying goal as he was knocked to the ground in front of the crease ... Added a goal and assist for two points at Harvard (2/23) ... Earned his first collegiate hat trick with three goals against Brown (3/2), also setting a then-career-high in single-game points recorded (three) ... Added a pair of goals at Albany (3/5), including one during UMass' only man-up opportunity ... Logged his third assist of the year at Bucknell (3/9) ... Had one helper against No. 18 Penn State (3/16) ... Secured his second career hat trick with three goals and an assist to total a single-game career best four points at Hartford (3/23) ... Added his 13th goal of the season to open scoring in the contest at Saint Joseph's (3/30) ... Set a single-game career-high with five goals against No. 17 Drexel (4/13) while placing all eight of his shots on-target ... Netted his fourth career hat trick with three goals at No. 20 Hofstra (4/20) ... Earned two goals and an assist for a three-point game against Delaware (4/26) ... Tallied his fifth career hat trick with three goals at No. 9 Penn State during the CAA Tournament Semifinals (5/1).
2012 - Freshman: Competed in nine games with two goals and two groundballs on the season ... Saw time in the season-opening win at Army (2/10) ... Scored his first collegiate goal to help UMass to its victory over Bucknell (2/18) ... Tallied one groundball each in the games against Saint Joseph's (3/31) and Delaware (4/27) ... Netted second career goal as UMass defeated Towson (4/7).
Before UMass: Was a four-year letterwinner at Billerica High School under coach Craig Flynn, playing alongside current Minuteman D.J. Smith ... Was part of four MVC Championship teams ... Named an All-American as a junior and senior ... 2011 MIAA Boy's Lacrosse First Team All-State, one of only four attackmen from Massachusetts to earn the honor ... Tabbed MVC All-Conference in each of his scholastic campaigns ... Was the MVC Player of the Year as a junior and senior ... Holds school records for most points (182), goals (45) and assists (66) in a season as well as single-game points recorded (14) ... Averaged 7.9 points per game as a senior ... Led the nation in his final year at Billerica with 116 goals and 182 points ... Posted 539 career points, 353 goals and 186 assists at Billerica ... Also wrestled for the Indians ... Named an Inside Lacrosse Power-100 player (No. 90) and Top-40 Attackman (No. 28) as a senior at Billerica in 2011.
Personal: Full name is Grant Huntley Whiteway III ... Born on February 29, 1992, in Winchester, Mass. ... Son of Grant and Linda Whiteway ... Brother to Jamie-Lee, Brittany and Lindsay ... Is majoring in psychology.
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