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    Matt Ciambella

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Orchard Park, NY

    High School:
    Orchard Park

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 195

    Position:
    Attack


    A two-time monogram winner who played in 39 career games ... notched 13 points on 11 goals and two assists ... six career man-up goals ... picked up 11 ground balls.

    AS A SENIOR: Played in five contests and attempted two shots ... saw time in winning contests against Loyola (11-9), Providence (11-3), St. John's (13-6), and Princeton (8-5) ... saw action against Fairfield.

    AS A JUNIOR: Played in all 16 games ... registered six points on four goals and a career-best two assists ... scored two man-up goals ... picked up a career-high seven ground balls ... notched goals in back-to-back wins over Penn State (13-8) and Dartmouth (19-7) ... produced a career-best two points on a goal and an assist in an 11-6 triumph of Bellarmine ... also picked up a career-high two ground balls against the Knights ... dished out an assist in a 10-2 win over Quinnipiac ... scored a goal in a 16-7 victory over Ohio State in the title game of the GWLL Tournament ... earned a monogram.

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Appeared in a career-high 15 games ... earned his first monogram ... scored seven goals ... notched four man-up tallies ... valuable part of the Irish man-up unit that ranked fourth nationally (.446) ... picked up three ground balls ... attempted 22 shots ... netted the first goal of his career in the season-opening 7-6 win at Loyola ... scored a goal in a 16-6 triumph at Villanova ... deposited a goal in a 19-7 victory over Dartmouth ... scored his fourth goal of the season in a 19-7 win against Bellarmine in the league opener ... scored a goal in back-to-back wins over Quinnipiac (16-6) and Lehigh (14-7) ... notched a goal in a 17-12 victory over Ohio State.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Played in three games ... collected one ground ball ... saw action in wins over Bellarmine (11-3), Villanova (15-5) and Lehigh (14-2) ... picked up a ground ball in the victory over Bellarmine.

    PREP AND PERSONAL DATA: A three-time letterwinner in lacrosse ... also won two monograms in football at Orchard Park High School ... led lacrosse team to conference and regional championships in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... team was undefeated and nationally ranked in his sophomore and senior seasons ... earned All-America honors in his senior season as team captain and MVP ... three-time all-conference selection ... attended the elite Blue Chip Lacrosse Camp where he earned a spot in the all-star game ... played in the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic ... led Orchard Park football team to three conference championships and two regional championships ... earned all-conference honors his junior and senior seasons as he led football squad to an undefeated record ... football team captain and MVP in his senior season ... son of Cathy and Daryl Ciambella ... has one older brother and one younger sister ... born April 10, 1988, in Buffalo, N.Y. ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a marketing major ... carries a 3.026 cumulative GPA.

    Ciambella's Career Statistics

    Year G-S G A Pts. GB Shots Sh Pct. SOG P/Min UpG GWG
    2007 3/0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 0 0-0:00 0 0
    2008 15/0 7 0 7 3 22 .318 17 1-0:30 4 0
    2009 16/0 4 2 6 7 13 .308 8 0-0:00 2 1
    2010 5/0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0-0:00 0 0
    Totals 39/0 11 2 13 11 37 .297 25 1-0:30 6 1
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