As A Sophomore (2015): Named to the 2014-15 BIG EAST Conference All-Academic Team … started all 14 games for St. John’s … tallied 26 groundballs in his first season as a starter … recorded a season-high five groundballs in a loss to No.5 Denver (April 11) … was third on the team in caused turnovers with 11 ... picked up one groundball and caused one turnover in the team’s first win of the season over Stony Brook (Feb. 14).
As A Freshman (2014): Named to the 2013-14 BIG EAST Conference All-Academic Team ... appeared in all 14 games ... tallied 14 groundballs and caused four turnovers ... made his collegiate debut in the season-opening 15-13 home victory over Holy Cross (Feb. 16), causing one turnover ... corralled two groundballs on three occasions, including in an 11-10 overtime victory over Villanova (April 19) on Senior Day at DaSilva Memorial Field, adding one caused turnover as well ... recorded at least one groundball in half of his appearances.
At Garden City:Lettered two seasons in lacrosse ... compiled a 70-4 career record playing as a defender and LSM ... won a pair of state championships in 2013 and 2012 ... achieved a No. 1 team ranking in the country in 2012 and No. 4 ranking in 2013 ... was selected all-country honorable mention in 2013 ... was selected all-county academic team in 2013 ... team honored as a 2012 ESPN Powerade Fab 50 High School team ... lettered in basketball for four seasons, serving as team captain for two years ... holds the Garden City record for 3-pointers in a game ... also lettered in football for two seasons ... won a Long Island, N.Y. football championship in 2012 and two Nassau County Championships ... compiled a 54-2 career record as a defensive end and wide receiver.
Off The Field: Son of John and Donna Skramko ... has two siblings, Sean (21) and Lauren (14) ... mother Donna, uncles Gary Pierce and Bill Pierce, grandfather Theodore Pierce and great uncle Charles Timm attended St. John's University ... majoring in Accounting ... selected to be a part of the Business Honor Society at Garden City High School ... lists winning back-to-back lacrosse state championships as his favorite moments in sports ... nickname is "Skramko" ... lists his parents are the people his most admires ... names LeBron James as his favorite athlete ... lists wetting and slicking back his hair as a pre-game ritual.