28 - John Powers
John Powers
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Marshfield, Mass.
High School: Marshfield
Position: A
gp 18
p 56
g 36
a 20

2014 Led the Beacons attack with an impressive 36 goals, 20 assists, and 56 points … Collected two game-winning goals and finished with three man-up goals on special teams … Also finished the year with 25 groundballs … Sits just nine points away from breaking the 100 point mark at UMass Boston … Scored perhaps the biggest goal of the 2014 season at the University of Southern Maine with one second remaining in overtime to give the Beacons a 12-11 win as well as securing a spot in the conference tournament ... Recorded at-least one goal in 16 of the 18 games he started in … Registered four points in the season opener at Johnson and Wales University on March 1 … Had his best game to-date in a Beacons uniform on March 22 when he scored six times and finished with one assist in the 19-7 non-conference win over Emerson College on March 22 … Totaled six points (4g, 2a) on two occasions, the first of which came on March 15 against Johnson State College, while the second came on April 24 against Regis College, both non-conference wins … Recorded a season-high three assists against Little East Conference foe Western Connecticut State University on April 12 … Netted a pair of goals in the first round of the Little East Conference Tournament on April 29 at UMass Dartmouth.

2013 Made an immediate impact as one of the Beacons top offensive players all season-long … Ended the year as one of two players to start all 18 contests … Finished tied for second with 35 points … Recorded the second-most assists on the squad with 22 helpers … Netted 13 goals on 45 shots … Registered one man-up goal, one man-down goal and one game-winning goal … Totaled 19 groundballs and four caused turnovers … Recorded at least one point in 13 of 18 contests, including 22 points in the team’s six victories … Paced the Beacons in their first win of the season with a career-high seven points (three goals and four assists) in a 14-9 win over Maine Maritime on March 2 … Tallied one goal and four assists April 10 in a 13-5 win over Thomas College … Recorded two goals and two game-winners, including the game-winning goal, April 20 in a 15-14 win over conference-rival Salem State University … Registered one goal and three assists April 30 in a playoff loss at Plymouth State University.

2012 (at Assumption) Appeared in a total of 10 games in his freshman season … Recorded two goals and four assists for six points … Collected four groundballs … Appeared in his first college game at Chestnut Hill College where he registered two assists … Netted his first college goal at American International College on March 17 …. Netted a goal in the 8-7 win over Saint Anselm College … Recorded a career-best two groundballs against Merrimack College.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Transferred to UMass Boston from Assumption College (DII), where he played one season in the Northeast-10 … Graduated from Marshfield High School in 2011 where he was a three sport athlete (lacrosse, cross country, indoor track and field) … Named a Atlantic Coast League All-Star, an Eastern Mass. All-Star, and All-American as a senior … Earned two varsity letters at Marshfield High School … Led the lacrosse team to an undefeated regular season (20-0) and a Atlantic Coast League title … Born on June 7, 1993 … Son of John and Judy Powers … Has a brother, Ted … Currently majoring in International Business with a minor in Economics.

 

Recent Games
Apr 17 Keene State College L, 19-10
Apr 19 Plymouth State University L, 12-6
Apr 22 at University of Southern Maine W, 12-11
Apr 24 at Regis College (Mass.) W, 14-12
Apr 26 UMass Dartmouth L, 11-5
Apr 29 at UMass Dartmouth L, 6-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 7
Points 56 17
Goals 36 10
Assists 20 7
Man-up goals 3 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 25 8
Turnovers 41 15
Caused turnovers 4 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 64 22
Shooting percentage 56.2 45.5
Shots on goal 57 18
Shots on goal percentage 89.1 81.8
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 1 at Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) W, 12-3 2 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Mar 5 at Gordon College L, 10-9 1 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 11 Thomas College (Maine) W, 16-4 1 2 3 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 14 at Lasell College L, 9-7 1 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 15 Johnson State College W, 17-1 4 2 6 1 0 4 5 0 0-0 10 40.0 9 90.0
Mar 18 at Florida Southern College L, 22-7 2 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Mar 20 vs. SUNY Geneseo L, 15-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 22 at Emerson College W, 19-7 6 1 7 0 0 4 2 1 0-0 7 85.7 7 100.0
Mar 26 at Nichols College W, 14-5 3 2 5 0 0 3 1 2 0-0 4 75.0 4 100.0
Mar 29 at Salem State University W, 11-8 3 1 4 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 7 42.9 5 71.4
Apr 5 Eastern Connecticut State University L, 13-6 2 1 3 0 0 2 3 1 0-0 2 100.0 2 100.0
Apr 12 Western Connecticut State University L, 11-7 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 3 0.0 2 66.7
Apr 17 Keene State College L, 19-10 1 0 1 0 0 3 3 0 0-0 3 33.3 2 66.7
Apr 19 Plymouth State University L, 12-6 1 1 2 0 0 2 4 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 22 at University of Southern Maine W, 12-11 2 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Apr 24 at Regis College (Mass.) W, 14-12 4 2 6 1 0 1 4 0 0-0 5 80.0 5 100.0
Apr 26 UMass Dartmouth L, 11-5 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Apr 29 at UMass Dartmouth L, 6-5 2 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2012-13 18 18 13 22 35 1 1 19 41 4 0-0 45 28.9 31 68.9
2013-14 18 18 36 20 56 3 0 25 41 4 0-0 64 56.2 57 89.1
Total 36 36 49 42 91 4 1 44 82 8 0-0 109 45.0 88 80.7
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 18 18 36 20 56 3 0 25 41 4 0-0 64 56.2 57 89.1
Conference 7 7 10 7 17 0 0 8 15 1 0-0 22 45.5 18 81.8
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -

Home 7 7 10 9 19 1 0 13 18 1 0-0 24 41.7 21 87.5
Away 10 10 26 11 37 2 0 11 23 3 0-0 38 68.4 35 92.1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0

Wins 8 8 25 13 38 2 0 15 17 3 0-0 41 61.0 38 92.7
Losses 10 10 11 7 18 1 0 10 24 1 0-0 23 47.8 19 82.6

March 10 10 23 12 35 2 0 17 19 3 0-0 41 56.1 37 90.2
April 8 8 13 8 21 1 0 8 22 1 0-0 23 56.5 20 87.0