6 Zach Cattaruzza
6 - Zach Cattaruzza
Height: 5-8
Weight: 160
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Guilford, Conn.
High School: Guilford
Position: LSM
gp 16
p 4
g 1
a 3

Career Achievements

•    2017 North-South All-Star Game selection
•    2016 All-NEWMAC first team
•    2015, 2017 All-NEWMAC first team

Career Highlights

2017: As a senior, started all 16 games as a long-stick midfielder…scooped up 52 ground balls and recorded 25 caused turnovers…also scored one goal and dished out a career-high three assists…recorded at least three ground balls in 11 contests and caused three or more turnovers on four occasions…picked up four ground balls in a season-opening 13-10 win over Skidmore on February 25…had three ground balls and two caused turnovers in a 15-4 victory against UMass Dartmouth on March 9…recorded three ground balls and three caused turnovers in an 11-9 victory over Colorado College on March 23…also scooped up three ground balls and forced a pair of turnovers in a 17-6 rout of Trinity on March 28…finished with four ground balls and three caused turnovers in a 13-10 loss at MIT on April 8…picked up a season-high nine ground balls in a 13-7 loss at Rensselaer on April 12…recorded six ground balls and matched his season high with three caused turnovers in a 15-3 win over Mass. Maritime on April 15…had a goal and an assist to go along with three ground balls and three caused turnovers in a 12-8 NEWMAC Tournament semifinal loss at Springfield on May 3.

2016: As a junior, started all 17 games and finished with career highs of 71 ground balls and 34 caused turnovers...scooped up four or more ground balls in 10 contests and caused at least two turnovers on 10 occasions...collected four ground balls in a 16-10 loss to Skidmore on February 27...had five ground balls and caused one turnover in a 15-12 loss to Union on March 5...scored his only goal of the season in a 22-3 rout of Gordon on March 9...finished with six ground balls and two caused turnovers in a 15-7 loss to nationally-ranked Ithaca on March 17...collected six ground balls and forced a career-high seven turnovers in a 10-9 loss to Springfield on April 2...finished with six ground balls and caused three turnovers in a 16-5 victory at Mass. Maritime on April 16...also caused three turnovers in a 13-12 win over Roger Williams on April 17...scooped up five ground balls and forced three turnovers in a 21-6 victory over Coast Guard on April 30...collected a career-high 11 ground balls and caused four turnovers in a 12-7 loss to Springfield in the NEWMAC Tournament championship game on May 7.

2015: As a sophomore, one of seven players to start all 18 games…finished with 57 ground balls and 22 caused turnovers…also scored one goal and tacked on one assist...collected four or more ground balls in nine games and caused at least two turnovers on six occasions…scooped up four ground balls in a 6-5 OT loss to Skidmore on February 28…caused a season-high three turnovers in a 10-4 loss to nationally-ranked Union on March 7…scooped up five ground balls and caused a pair of turnovers in a 20-8 win over New England College on March 11…collected four ground balls and forced two turnovers in an 11-7 setback against Connecticut College on March 24…scored once in an 18-7 victory over Massachusetts Maritime on April 11…finished with five ground balls in a 16-4 triumph over Wheaton on April 15…tied his season high with nine ground balls to go along with three caused turnovers in a 10-5 win over Clark on April 18…had one assist to go along with four ground balls in an 11-5 victory over Wheaton in a NEWMAC Tournament semifinal on April 29…collected five ground balls and caused three turnovers in a 13-7 loss to Springfield in the NEWMAC Tournament title game on May 2. 

2014: As a first-year, appeared in 16 of 18 games, making three starts…finished fourth on the squad in both groundballs (43) and caused turnovers (22)…picked three groundballs or more eight times and caused two or more turnovers in seven contests…made his collegiate debut with two groundballs and one caused turnover in a 12-5 season-opening win over Skidmore on February 22…caused three turnovers in a 15-4 loss to Saint Lawrence on March 1…collected four groundballs in his first career start, a 12-8 victory over Southwestern, on March 21…also had four groundballs in a 5-4 OT win over the University of New England on March 27…got his first career assist in an 8-5 triumph over Wheaton on April 5…scored the first goal of his career in an 18-0 win over Emerson on April 12…posted season highs with nine groundballs and five caused turnovers in a 14-6 victory over MIT on April 23…had three groundballs and a pair of caused turnovers in a 12-6 NEWMAC championship game loss to Springfield on May 3.

Recent Games
Apr 15 Mass. Maritime W, 15-3
Apr 19 Wheaton W, 19-9
Apr 22 Clark L, 14-9
Apr 26 at Emerson W, 15-1
Apr 29 at Coast Guard W, 16-15
May 3 at Springfield L, 12-8
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 7
Points 4 2
Goals 1 1
Assists 3 1
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 52 21
Turnovers 7 2
Caused turnovers 25 10
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 2 2
Shooting percentage 50.0 50.0
Shots on goal 2 2
Shots on goal percentage 100.0 100.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 25 Skidmore W, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 1 Bates L, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 5 at Union L, 13-12 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 9 UMass Dartmouth W, 15-4 0 1 1 0 0 3 1 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 19 vs. St. Lawrence L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 23 vs. Colorado College W, 11-9 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 28 Trinity W, 17-6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 3 at Springfield L, 9-5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 at MIT L, 13-10 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 3 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 12 at Rensselaer L, 13-7 0 0 0 0 0 9 2 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 15 Mass. Maritime W, 15-3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 19 Wheaton W, 19-9 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Clark L, 14-9 1 0 1 0 0 4 0 1 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 26 at Emerson W, 15-1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 29 at Coast Guard W, 16-15 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 3 at Springfield L, 12-8 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 16 3 1 1 2 0 0 43 7 22 0-1 3 33.3 2 66.7
2014-15 18 18 1 1 2 0 1 57 11 22 0-0 12 8.3 8 66.7
2015-16 17 17 1 0 1 0 0 71 7 34 0-1 10 10.0 7 70.0
2016-17 16 16 1 3 4 0 0 52 7 25 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Total 67 54 4 5 9 0 1 223 32 103 0-2 27 14.8 19 70.4
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 16 1 3 4 0 0 52 7 25 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Conference 7 7 1 1 2 0 0 21 2 10 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 7 1 1 2 0 0 26 2 11 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Away 7 7 0 2 2 0 0 21 4 10 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 4 0-0 0 - 0 -
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Wins 8 8 0 1 1 0 0 25 3 13 0-0 0 - 0 -
Losses 8 8 1 2 3 0 0 27 4 12 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
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February 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
March 6 6 0 1 1 0 0 15 3 11 0-0 0 - 0 -
April 8 8 1 1 2 0 0 30 4 10 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
May 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
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