CURTAIN CALL CLASSIC: McArdle Nets Overtime Winner As Red Storm Beats Villanova, 11-10, On Senior Day
St. John's honors historic senior class, improves to 7-6 and finishes 3-3 in BIG EAST play.
Saturday's BIG EAST clash marks St. John's home and conference regular-season finale.
St. John's starts campaign 4-0 at DaSilva Field for first time in program history.
13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Colin Keegan finishes with a career-high six goals and seven points.
Marquette 11, St. John's 10 (2OT) - April 6, 2014
St. John's defeats Stony Brook, 13-11, on March 22, 2014.
St. John's 15 Marquette 10 April 27, 2013
St. John's 16 Providence 13 Providence, R.I. April 20, 2013
St. John's 11 Villanova 13
As A Junior (2013): Started all 13 games in St. John's attack ... scored 13 goals and tallied 15 points with two assists ... chipped in with nine groundballs and nine turnovers forced ... tied a career-high four goals in the season finale against Marquette (April 27), which secured the most successful season of the Red Storm lacrosse era ... scored two goals in a road victory over Providence (April 20) ... scored one goal and collected three groundballs in a loss to Georgetown (April 6) ... scored in St. John's historic upset victory at No.1 ranked Notre Dame (March 30).
As A Sophomore (2012): Finished the season with three goals and one assist ... scored a goal in the season opener against Holy Cross (Feb. 18) ... totaled two goals in the victory over Siena (March 10) ... recorded an assist in the victory over Sacred Heart (March 24).
As A Freshman (2011): Played in all 14 games and started the last eight ... totaled 11 goals, two assists and 11 groundballs for the season ... established himself as the team's most reliable man-up player with seven goals on the advantage ... scored his first collegiate goal against Yale (Feb. 26) ... scored two goals on the man-up attack against Sacred Heart (March 26) ... recorded back to back one goal games against BIG EAST opponents Rutgers (April 3) and Providence (April 9) ... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll with his breakout four goal performance against Villanova (April 23).
At Bergen Catholic: Lettered three seasons in lacrosse, captaining the team his senior year ... also participated in wrestling for four seasons, captaining the team as a senior.
Off The Field: Son of Calvin and Barbara Switzer ... has one brother, Kevin (19) ... enjoys fishing, wrestling, longboarding, long walks on the beach, ping pong and creating handshakes with teammate Charlie Holenstein ... nickname is "Swizzo" ... is currently majoring in advertising ... lists as his favorite moment in sports wrestlingin the NJ State Tournament and placing eighth ... lists as a pre-game ritual pacing back and forth listening to music.
Switzer Up Close
Favorite Movie: "Step Brothers"
Favorite TV Show: "Sons of Anarchy"
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Pro Team: Dallas Cowboys
Favorite Pro Athlete: Brian Cushing