7 - Eric Collins
Eric Collins
Birth Date: 02/24/1990
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Somerville, MA
High School: Matignon
Position: D

NOTABLES: Will see time as a long stick midfielder ... Worked extremely hard in the offseason with his conditioning and stick handling.

Collins 2009 Saw action in all 13 games in the midfield, while earning a pair of starting assignments in his first year of collegiate lacrosse ... Netted four goals and added two assists for six points ... Tallied one man-up score ... Picked up 23 ground balls and also saw time facing off, winning 12 of 32 tries for a 38% success rate ... Converted his first collegiate goal vs. Salem State College on March 28 ... Recorded points in back-to-back games on two occasions ... Tallied two points in his final four games of the year ... Notched at least one ground ball in all but three games ... Picked up multiple ground balls in seven games, including a personal-best of five at Lasell College to open the season.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL: Won four letters in lacrosse and two in football as linebacker at Matignon High School ... Earned High Honors ... Attended Nichols College in the Fall, but did not play a sport there ... Named to the Dean's List at NC ... Born February 24, 1990 ... Majoring in business.