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Joe Addona
Joe Addona

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springfield, Pa.

High School:
Springfield-Delco

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 179

Position:
Defense

Major:
Marketing

As A Junior (2013): Started every game of the season at close defense ... recorded 15 groundballs and caused six turnovers on the season ... collected a pair of groundballs and forced a turnover in a 10-9 home victory over No. 17/20 Yale (Feb. 23), the Red Storm's first-ever victory over the Bulldogs ... collected a season-high three groundballs in a 11-7 home loss to Stony Brook ... member of a defensive unit which held No. 7/6 Hofstra to just six goals in the Red Storm's first victory (March 19) over its local rival since program reinstatement in 2005 ... member of a defensive unit which held No. 1 Notre Dame to 10 goals in the Red Storm's historic 12-10 upset victory in South Bend (March 30).

As A Sophomore (2012): Started every game of the season at close defense ... recorded 19 groundballs and 16 caused turnovers on the season ... collected a season-high four groundballs and also caused one turnover against Yale (Feb. 25) ... picked up three groundballs and caused one turnover in the victory over Siena (March 3) ... turned in a solid defensive effort with three groundballs and two caused turnovers against Sacred Heart (March 24) ... recorded another three groundball and two caused turnover game in the overtime victory over Georgetown (April 7) ... forced two turnovers and picked up two groundballs in the BIG EAST semifinal victory over Notre Dame (May 3).

As A Freshman (2011): Started in 12 of 14 games ... tallied 20 groundballs and 14 caused turnovers over the course of the season ... forced six turnovers in a 5-8 loss to Hofstra (March 22) ... recorded three groundballs in three separate games.

At Springfield-Delco: Lettered four years in lacrosse at Springfield-Delco High School ... also played football ... was a teammate of current St. John's sophomore Colin Keegan ... played club ball for 19064 lacrosse ... in 2010, named All-American, All-State, All-Delaware County and All-Central League ... ranked 33rd among all defenders in 2010 recruiting class by Inside Lacrosse ... led team to Central League Championship in 2010 ... earned All-State, All-Delaware County and All-Central league honors as a junior.

Off The Field:Son of Rose and Joe Addona ... has three siblings, Dante (18), teammate on the Red Storm's lacrosse team, Serina (15) and Dominic (12) ... majors in marketing ... enjoys playing guitar band with fellow teammate Kevin Cernuto and Charlie Holenstein ... hopes to one day work in the music industry ... achieved 26 hours of play time on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 ... lists upsetting No.1 ranked Notre Dame in South Bend last season as his favorite moment in sports.

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Favorite Song:"Beth/Rest" by Bon Iver
Favorite Movie:Harry Potter Series
Favorite TV Show: "American Horror Story"
Favorite Food: Shrimp
Favorite Pro Team: Philadelphia Eagles

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