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1 Sydney Lavan

Named to the 2014 and 2015 MAAC All-Academic Teams. Member of four MAAC Regular Season Championship teams (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016) and two MAAC Tournament Championship teams (2013, 2016).

QUICKLY:
 Terrific reaction ability, earned valuable experience in Fall 2015 as the starting goalkeeper, good hands.

2016: Appeared in four matches, including three starts as a senior for the Hawks ... posted a 2.07 goals-against average ... registered a .636 save percentage and totaled 14 saves ... went 1-3-0 and allowed eight goals ... started the season-opener at Bucknell and made four saves ... allowed one goal off the bench opposite Princeton ... started and earned the win in the Hawks' 2-1 conference-opening victory at Marist ... made three saves in the loss to Loyola.

2015: Member of the MAAC All-Academic Team... Started all 18 matches for the Hawks as a junior... Posted a 0.94 goals-against-average, which ranked second in the MAAC... Made 55 saves, while registering a .764 save percentage... Earned 13 wins, while posting eight shutouts... Opened season with three straight shutouts... Made first career start in the season-opener, a 1-0 victory over Marshall (8/21), where she made six saves... Earned MAAC Defensive Player of the Week (8/24)... Made four saves in 2-0 wins at Loyola (8/25) and against NJIT (8/28)...Moved to 4-0 to open the year behind five saves in a win over FDU (9/1)... Notched a double overtime shutout against Seton Hall (9/7) and made six saves in 2OT 2-2 draw at Lehigh (9/11)... Recorded four saves in win at Iona (9/30)... Made a career-high seven stops in 2-1 victory over Fairfield (10/17)... Ended regular season with consecutive shutouts over Manhattan (10/21) and Niagara (10/24). 


2014: Member of the MAAC All-Academic Team... Appeared in one match for the Hawks, closing out the final 29:40 of Monmouth's 8-0 victory over Saint Peter's (10/1).

2013: Did not see any action in 2013 as a freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity starter in goal at Jackson Memorial High School... Recorded 202 career saves and 40 shutouts during her tenure as a Jaguar.... Helped JMHS to a combined 61-24 record in four seasons... Member of two Group IV Championship sides... Two-year letterwinner in basketball... Member of Jackson’s state sectional championship basketball squad in 2012... A High Honor Roll student... Earned Principal's Award.

CLUB: Played club soccer for the New Jersey Wildcats and was a member of the New Jersey Olympic Development Program team.

PERSONAL: Born Sydney N. Lavan in Rahway, New Jersey... Daughter of Francis and Tanya Lavan ... Majoring in chemistry.

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS:
2013 (DNP) | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | Career Totals (PDF)

Career Statistics:

Year

GP-GS

Min.

GA

GAA

SV

SV%

W

L

T

SHO

2013 0-0 0:00 0 0.00 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0
2014 1-0 29:40 0 0.00 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0
2015 18-18 1,635:21 17 0.94 55 .764 13 3 2 8.0
2016 4-3 347:23 8 2.07 14 .636 1 3 0 0.0

Totals

23-21

2,012:24

25

1.12

69

.734

14

6

2

8.0

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jackson, NJ
High School: Jackson Memorial
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