Colonials Earn Automatic Bid to CWPA Championship With 14-9 Win Over Washington & Jefferson
Colonials Gear Up for Southern Division Championship Next Weekend
Deamer's Four Goals Lead Colonials
Else Notches Hat Trick to Pace Colonials
Dowd Named Player of the Week, Dillon Tabbed Defensive Player of the Week
Ranks fifth all-time at GW with 570 career saves.
Recorded 127 saves while allowing 196 goals for a .393 save percentage ... Added 20 steals and two assists in goal ... Recorded 10 saves in his season debut against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at the Bruno Classic (Sept. 5) ... Tallied eight saves, two steals and an assist against No. 11 Brown the following day (Sept. 6) ... Totaled 11 saves, an assist and a career-high four steals against Washington & Jefferson at the Bison Invite (Sept. 12), then followed with another 11 saves while allowing just eight goals in an 11-8 GW win over Mercyhurst later that day ... Had eight saves and four steals against Pomona-Pitzer at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament (Oct. 3) ... Named CWPA Southern Division Defensive Player of the Week after totaling 22 saves and six steals in five games in California ... Recorded a career-high 16 saves and added three steals against Navy on Senior Night (Oct. 7) ... Stopped 10 shots at Johns Hopkins (Oct. 16) ... Also had 10 saves and three steals at Navy (Oct. 18) ... Recorded another 10 saves at No. 12 Princeton (Oct. 25) ... A Legacy Leader in GW's Leadership Academy.
Recorded 191 saves while allowing 200 goals in 72 quarters, posting a 11.11 goals-against average and a .488 save percentage ... Also had eight assists, 17 steals and five penalty blocks ... Recorded 14 saves and allowed just six goals in a 15-6 win over Mercyhurst at the Bison Invitational (Sept. 14) ... Stopped 10 shots at No. 12 Princeton (Sept. 28) ... Made a career-high 15 saves against Johns Hopkins (Oct. 11) ... Also had 15 saves at Navy (Nov. 1) ... Stopped 13 shots against Johns Hopkins in the Southern Division Championship (Nov. 7) ... Recorded 10 saves while allowing six goals against Gannon the next day (Nov. 8) and finished the tournament with 12 saves against six goals allowed versus Washington & Jefferson in the fifth-place game (Nov. 9) ... Tallied 10 saves against Fordham in the CWPA Championship (Nov. 21) and had 11 saves against Bucknell the next day (Nov. 22).
Recorded 204 saves while allowing 268 goals in 101 quarters, posting a 10.61 goals-against average and a .432 save percentage ... Also had 14 assists and 14 steals in his first season as starting goalie ... Named CWPA Southern Division Defensive Player of the Week twice (9/11, 10/3) ... Recorded 10 saves and allowed just six goals in an 11-6 win over Harvard at the Princeton Invite (9/15) ... Made a career-high 11 saves against both Whittier and Cal Lutheran in back-to-back games at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament (10/4) ... Tallied 10 saves and allowed just three goals in a 5-3 win over Johns Hopkins in the first game of the CWPA Championship (11/22).
Recorded 48 saves while allowing 52 goals in 22 quarters, posting a 9.45 goals-against average and a .480 save percentage ... Made his collegiate debut in the season opener against Penn State Behrend (9/1) and stopped two shots while allowing four goals in the second half ... Played all four quarters and stopped nine shots in a 10-6 win over Iona (10/20) ... Recorded a season-high 10 saves in a win over Gannon at the Southern Division Championship (11/3).
2011 All-Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) Bay Division Goalie of the Year ... Earned Second-Team All-CCS Division II honors as a senior ... Led Menlo to four straight PAL titles and a combined 79-32 four-year record ... Also led the Knights to the 2010 CCS Division II title, to the finals in 2008 and 2009 and to the semifinals in 2011 ... Took second place for 2011 Junior Olympics 18U Gold Division and the 2009 and 2010 16U Platinum Division with Stanford Water Polo Club ... Also won the 16U Club Championship in 2009 ... Named MVP of the 2008 San Diego County Cup.
Connor Matthew Dillon ... Born Sept. 29, 1993 in Los Gatos, Calif. ... Son of Paulette and Kevin Dillon ... Has a younger sister, Lauren ... Majoring in business economics and public policy.
|Quarters Played||4||46x, Last vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/21/15)|
|Saves||16||vs. Navy (10/7/15)|
|Assists||3||vs. Gannon (9/7/13)|
|Steals||4||2x, Last at Pomona-Pitzer (10/3/15)|
|Penalty Blocks||1||9x, Last vs. Washington & Jefferson (9/12/15)|
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