HOFSTRA LACROSSE RECORD BOOK

HOFSTRA LACROSSE RECORD BOOK

(Through the 2016 season)

TEAM RECORDS

Most Games Won, Season – (17) 2006 (17-2)
Most Games Lost, Season – (11) 1963 (5-11); 1972 (5-11); 1985 (3-11)
Most Consecutive Wins – (17) 2006
Most Consecutive Losses – (7) 1951
Highest Winning Percentage – (.895) 2006 (17-2)
Lowest Winning Percentage – (.214) 1985 (3-11)
Most Goals Scored, Season – (247) 1955 (16 games)
Most Goals Allowed, Season – (196) 1986 (13 games)
Highest Goals per Game Average, Season – (15.4) 1955
Fewest Goals Allowed per Game Average, Season – (3.4) 1955 (55 in 16 games)
Most Shutouts, Season – (2) 1952 (Cortland and Western Maryland)
Most Shutouts Against, Season – (1) three times – Last time in 1969 vs. Navy
Longest Game – (73:47) at Towson, 4/15/90 (4OT) Hofstra 10, Towson 9
Most Goals Scored, Game – (27) vs. CCNY, 1970
Most Goals Allowed, Game – (30) at Syracuse, 1991
Fewest Goals Scored, Game – (0) Three times – Last time in 1969 vs. Navy (0-11)
Fewest Goals Scored by Opponent, Game – (0) Nine times – Last vs. Manhattan, 2015 (18-0)

Individual Records

Goals

Game: 10 – Michael LaCrosse vs. Virginia, 1989
Season: 62 – Athan Iannucci, 2006
Career: 140 – Tom Kessler, 1999-2002

BEST GOALS PER GAME AVERAGE, SEASON
No. Player Year GP Goals PPG
1 Michael Fowler 1979 12 40 3.33
2 Michael LaCrosse 1989 15 49 3.27
3 Athan Iannucci 2006 19 62 3.26
4 Tom Kessler 2000 16 48 3
4 Tom Kessler 2001 17 51 3
4 Bob Hiller 1974 12 36 3
MOST GOALS, SEASON
No. Player Year GP Goals
1 Athan Iannucci 2006 19 62
2 Tom Kessler 2001 17 51
3 Michael LaCrosse 1989 15 49
4 Tom Kessler 2000 16 48
5 Chris Unterstein 2006 19 45
6 Jerry Simandl 1955 16 44
7 Doug Shanahan 2001 17 43
8 Billy Reid 1971 15 41
9 Michael Fowler 1979 12 40
MOST GOALS, CAREER
No. Player Year Goals
1 Tom Kessler 1999-2001 140
2 Jay Card 2008-2011 122
3 Jerry Simandl 1952-1955 119
4 Bob Hiller 1973-1976 109
5 Tom Dooley 2006-2009 107
5 Andy Carlson 1991-1994 107
7 Phil Mordente 1964-1966 105
8 Athan Iannucci 2004-2006 104
9 Sam Llinares 2013-2016 101
10 Doug Shanahan 1998-2001 95
Assists

Game: 9 – Joe Masone vs. Trinity, 1953
Season: 58 – Jerry Simandl, 1955
Career: 119 – Jerry Simandl, 1952-55

BEST ASSISTS PER GAME AVERAGE
No. Player Year GP Assists APG
1 Paul Sullivan 1958 11 52 4.73
2 Joe Masone 1953 14 52 3.71
3 Jerry Simandl 1955 16 58 3.63
4 Steve Dauses 1970 16 49 3.06
5 Gary Rinaldi 1991 14 42 3
6 Steve Walakovits 1989 15 43 2.87
7 Kevin Jacobs 1995 14 40 2.86
8 James Metzger 1980 10 28 2.8
MOST ASSISTS, SEASON
No. Player Year GP Assists
1 Jerry Simandl 1955 16 58
2 Paul Sullivan 1958 11 52
2 Joe Masone 1953 14 52
4 Steve Dauses 1970 16 49
5 Phil Mordente 1966 17 45
6 Steve Walakovits 1989 15 43
7 Gary Rinaldi 1991 14 42
8 Kevin Jacobs 1995 14 40
MOST ASSISTS, CAREER
No. Player Year Assists
1 Jerry Simandl 1952-1955 119
2 Kevin Jacobs 1992-1995 112
3 Phil Mordente 1964-1966 106
4 Sam Llinares 2013-2016 80
5 Chris Unterstein 2003-2006 79
6 Steve Dauses 1969-1970 71
7 Scott Dooley 1999-2002 69
8 Gary Rinaldi 1990-1991 68
8 Steve Walakovits 1988-1989 68
10 Tom Kessler 1999-2002 67
Points

Game: 12 – Jerry Simandl vs. Cortland State and Union, 1955
Season: 102 – Jerry Simandl, 1955
Career: 238 – Jerry Simandl, 1952-55

BEST POINTS PER GAME AVERAGE
No. Player Year GP Points PPG
1 Jerry Simandl 1955 16 102 6.38
2 Steve Dauses 1970 16 84 5.25
3 Brian Langtry 1998 14 72 5.14
4 Kevin Jacobs 1995 14 69 4.93
5 James Metzger 1980 10 49 4.9
6 Michael Lacrosse 1989 15 67 4.46
7 Phil Marino 1975 13 57 4.38
8 Phil Mordente 1966 17 74 4.35
9 Tom Kessler 2001 17 74 4.35
10 Michael Fowler 1979 12 52 4.33
11 Chris Unterstein 2006 19 81 4.26
12 Athan Iannucci 2006 19 80 4.21
13 Vince Sombrotto 1980 13 54 4.15
14 Rich Stoecker 1976 12 49 4.08
15 Jay Card 2010 13 53 4.08
MOST POINTS, SEASON
No. Player Year GP G-A Pts.
1 Jerry Simandl 1955 16 44-58 102
2 Steve Dauses 1970 16 35-49 84
3 Chris Unterstein 2006 19 45-36 81
4 Athan Iannucci 2006 19 62-18 80
5 Phil Mordente 1966 17 29-45 74
5 Tom Kessler 2001 17 51-23 74
MOST POINTS, CAREER
No. Player Year Points
1 Jerry Simandl 1952-1955 238
2 Phil Mordente 1964-1966 211
3 Tom Kessler 1999-2002 207
4 Kevin Jacobs 1992-1995 192
5 Jay Card 2008-2011 183
6 Sam Llinares 2013-2016 177
7 Chris Unterstein 2003-2006 166
8 Andy Carlson 1991-1994 163
9 Scott Dooley 1999-2002 157
10 Athan Iannucci 2004-2006 146
Saves

Game: 36 – Joe Fowler at Navy, 1980
Season: 278 – James Toone, 1966
Career: 843 – Dave Giannone, 1987-90

BEST GOALS AGAINST AVERAGE, SEASON
No. Player Year GP GAA
1 Andrew Gvozden 2011 16 6
2 Matt Southard 2006 19 6.38
3 Mark Spruyt 1997 15 6.77
4 Jack Alaimo 2002 14 7.02
5 Danny Orlando 2007 14 7.21
MOST SAVES, SEASON
No. Player Year GP Saves
1 James Toone 1966 17 278
2 Dave Giannone 1988 15 268
3 Joe Romeo 1993 15 234
4 Kevin Johnson 1996 14 232
5 Kevin Barry 1991 14 224
MOST SAVES, CAREER
No. Player Year Saves
1 Dave Giannone 1987-1990 843
2 Joe Zaffuto 1971-1974 777
3 Dick Vielanowitz 1958-1960 604
4 Mark Spruyt 1995-1998 574
5 Matt Southard 2003-2006 572
Most Goals in One Game

10 – Michael LaCrosse vs. Virginia, 1989
8 – Dave Donatello vs. Massachusetts, 1993
8 – Owen Walsh vs. Lafayette, 1949
7 – Adrian Sorichetti vs. St. John’s, 2012
7 – Jim Femminella vs. Notre Dame, 2003
7 – Brian Langtry vs. Hartford, 1998
7 – Jerry Simandl vs. Cortland State, 1955
7 – Bruce Yancey vs. Brown, 1983
7 – Billy Reid vs. Morgan State, 1971
6 – Korey Hendrickson vs. Fairfield, 2016
6 – Sam Llinares vs. Manhattan, 2015
6 – Torin Varn vs. Marist, 2014
6 – Anthony Muscarella at Stony Brook, 2008
6 – Athan Iannucci at Stony Brook, 2006
6 – Athan Iannucci vs. Sacred Heart, 2006
6 – Tom Dooley vs. Sacred Heart, 2006
6 – Tom Kessler at Delaware, 2002
6 – Tom Kessler vs. Army, 2000
6 – Tom Kessler vs. Towson, 2000
6 – Blake Miller vs. Delaware, 1996
6 – Chris Panos vs. Delaware, 1996
6 – Chris Panos vs. Delaware, 1995
6 – Andy Carlson vs. Towson State, 1991
6 – Gary Rinaldi vs. Lehigh, 1990
6 – Michael LaCrosse at Delaware, 1990
6 – Jon Cooper vs. UMBC, 1988
6 – Ken Curry vs. Hobart, 1988
6 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. New Hampshire, 1980
6 – Mike Fowler vs. Brown, 1979
6 – Mike Fowler vs. LIU-C.W. Post, 1979
6 – Kevin Huff vs. NY Tech, 1978
6 – Bill Hanlon vs. MIT, 1969
6 – Mike D’Amato vs. MIT, 1968
6 – Phil Avillo vs. Rutgers, 1963
6 – Joe Krupinski vs. New Hampshire, 1958
6 – Joe Krupinski vs. MIT, 1958
6 – Alex Fedoroff vs. Trinity, 1953
5 – Josh Byrne vs. Princeton, 2016
5 – Sam Llinares vs. NJIT, 2016
5 – Sam Llinares at St. John’s, 2016
5 – Sam Llinares at North Carolina, 2016
5 – Mike Malave at Georgetown, 2015
5 – Mike Malave at Massachusetts, 2014
5 – Drew Coholan at Drexel
5 – Toring Varn vs. Sacred Heart, 2013
5 – Kevin Ford vs. Delaware, 2011
5 – Jamie Lincoln at Towson, 2011
5 – Jamie Lincoln vs. Harvard, 2011
5 – Stephen Bentz vs. Towson, 2010
5 – Jay Card vs. Army, 2010
5 – Stephen Bentz vs. Sacred Heart, 2010
5 – Jamie Lincoln vs. Johns Hopkins, 2010
5 – Jay Card vs. Delaware, 2009
5 – Kevin Ford vs. Stony Brook, 2009
5 – Jay Card vs. Sacred Heart, 2008
5 – Tom Dooley vs. Sacred Heart, 2008
5 – Anthony Muscarella vs. Towson, 2008
5 – Athan Iannucci vs. Providence*, 2006
5 – Athan Iannucci at Robert Morris, 2006
5 – Tom Dooley at Villanova, 2006
5 – Athan Iannucci vs. Brown, 2006
5 – Scott Dooley vs. Army, 2002
5 – Tom Kessler vs. Air Force, 2001
5 – Tom Kessler vs. Hartford, 2001
5 – Tom Kessler vs. Towson, 2001
5 – Tom Kessler vs. Virginia*, 2001
5 – Doug Shanahan vs. Drexel, 2001
5 – Doug Shanahan vs. Delaware, 2001
5 – Tom Kessler vs. Air Force, 2000
5 – Joe Kostolansky vs. Towson, 2000
5 – Doug Shanahan vs. Brown, 1998
5 – Jarred Testa vs. Towson, 1997
5 – Anthony Alexander vs. Rutgers, 1996
5 – Kevin Jacobs vs. New Hampshire, 1995
5 – Andy Carlson vs. Rutgers, 1994
5 – Andy Carlson vs. Air Force, 1994
5 – Andy Carlson vs. Providence, 1993
5 – Dave Donatello vs. Loyola, 1993
5 – Joe Barra vs. UMBC, 1992
5 – Dom DiNardo vs. St. John’s, 1991
5 – Dom DiNardo vs. Virginia, 1991
5 – Joe Barra vs. Drexel, 1991
5 – Michael Ricigliano at LIU-C.W. Post, 1990
5 – Michael Laudenslager vs. Cornell, 1990
5 – Michael Laudenslager vs. Penn State, 1990
5 – Jon Cooper vs. Drexel, 1988
5 – Brian Foresta vs. Lehigh, 1988
5 – Brian Foresta vs. Lafayette, 1987
5 – Tony Perettine vs. St. John’s, 1984
5 – Tony Perettine vs Towson, 1984
5 – Bruce Yancey vs. Baltimore, 1983
5 – Dave McCulloch vs. Navy, 1983
5 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. Penn State, 1980
5 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. Army, 1980
5 – Vinnie Sombrotto at Brown, 1980
5 – Mike Fowler vs. Boston College, 1979
5 – Mike Fowler vs. Dartmouth, 1979
5 – Mike Fowler vs. Washington & Lee, 1979
5 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. Massachusetts, 1978
5 – Jim Kuhner vs. LIU-C.W. Post, 1972
5 – Steve Dauses vs. Air Force, 1970
5 – Alfred Lettera vs. New Hampshire, 1966
5 – Phil Mordente vs. Bowdoin, 1966
5 – Phil Mordente vs. Washington, 1966
5 – Alex Fedoroff vs. CCNY, 1953
5 – Alex Fedoroff vs. Milburn LC, 1953

Most Assists in One Game

9 – Joseph Masone vs. Trinity, 1953
8 – Phil Mordente vs. Adelphi, 1964
8 – Paul Sullivan vs. MIT, 1958
8 – Jerry Simandl vs. Union, 1955
8 – Jerry Simandl vs. Middlebury, 1955
7 – Kevin Jacobs vs. Delaware, 1995
7 – Steve Walakovits vs. Army, 1989
7 – Steve Dauses vs. CCNY, 1970
7 – Phil Mordente vs. Adelphi, 1966
6 – Brian Langtry vs. Towson, 1998
6 – Kevin Jacobs vs. New Hampshire, 1995
6 – Jim Metzger vs. Towson, 1980
6 – Jim Metzger vs. Penn State, 1980
5 – Sam Llinares at Princeton, 2015
5 – Chris Unterstein at Robert Morris, 2006
5 – Brian Langtry vs. Army, 1998
5 – Kevin Jacobs vs. St. John’s, 1995
5 – Andy Carlson vs. Army, 1994
5 – Kevin Jacobs vs. Michigan State, 1994
5 – Kevin Jacobs vs. Lafayette, 1993
5 – Steve Walakovits vs. Delaware, 1989
5 – Steve Walakovits vs. St. John’s, 1989
5 – Jim Metzger vs. North Carolina State, 1980
5 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. Baltimore, 1980
5 – Kevin Huff vs. NY Tech, 1978
5 – Doug Nastro vs. Baltimore, 1974
5 – Mike D’Amato vs. Bowdoin, 1968
5 – Paul Sullivan vs. Washington College, 1958
5 – Jerry Simandl vs Cortland State, 1955

Most Points in One Game

12 – Jerry Simandl vs. Cortland State, 1955 (7-5)
12 – Jerry Simandl vs. Union, 1955 (4-8)
11 – Kevin Jacobs vs. New Hampshire, 1995 (5-6)
11 – Michael LaCrosse vs. Virginia, 1989 (10-1)
11 – Kevin Huff vs. NY Tech, 1978 (6-5)
11 – Phil Mordente vs. Adelphi, 1964 (3-8)
10 – Adrian Sorichetti vs. St. John’s, 2012 (7-3)
10 – Steve Walakovits vs. Army, 1989 (3-7)
10 – Steve Dauses vs. CCNY, 1970 (3-7)
10 – Paul Sullivan vs. MIT, 1958 (2-8)
10 – Jerry Simandl vs. Middlebury, 1955 (2-8)
10 – Joseph Masone vs. CCNY, 1953 (4-6)
10 – Joseph Masone vs. Trinity, 1953 (1-9)
9 – Chris Unterstein at Robert Morris, 2006 (4-5)
9 – Dave Donatello vs. Massachusetts, 1993 (8-1)
9 – Gary Rinaldi vs. Lehigh, 1990 (6-3)
9 – Michael LaCrosse vs. Army, 1989 (5-4)
9 – Dave McCulloch vs. Navy, 1983 (5-4)
9 – Billy Reid vs. Morgan State, 1971 (7-2)
9 – Mike D’Amato vs. Bowdoin, 1968 (4-5)
9 – Phil Mordente vs. Adelphi, 1966 (2-7)
9 – Doug Nastro vs. Baltimore, 1974 (4-5)
8 – Sam Llinares vs. Providence, 2015 (4-4)
8 – Sam Llinares vs. Manhattan, 2015 (6-2)
8 – Jay Card vs. Army, 2010 (5-3)
8 – Jamie Lincoln at St. John’s, 2010 (4-4)
8 – Jamie Lincoln vs. Johns Hopkins, 2010 (5-3)
8 – Athan Iannucci vs. Providence*, 2006 (5-3)
8 – Athan Iannucci at Villanova, 2006 (4-4)
8 – Tom Kessler vs. Hartford, 2001 (5-3)
8 – Tom Kessler vs. Towson, 2001 (5-3)
8 – Tom Kessler vs. Army, 2000 (6-2)
8 – Kevin Jacobs vs. St. John’s, 1995 (3-5)
8 – Kevin Jacobs vs. Delaware, 1995 (1-7)
8 – Andy Carlson vs. Army, 1994 (3-5)
8 – Gary Rinaldi vs. Drexel, 1991 (4-4)
8 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. New Hampshire, 1980 (6-2)
8 – Vinnie Sombrotto vs. Baltimore, 1980 (3-5)
8 – Jim Metzger vs. Penn State, 1980 (2-6)
8 – Jim Metzger vs. Towson, 1980 (2-6)
8 – Jim Metzger vs. North Carolina State, 1980 (3-5)

Most Goals in One Season

62 – Athan Iannucci, 2006 (1)
51 – Tom Kessler, 2001 (6)
49 – Michael LaCrosse, 1989
48 – Tom Kessler, 2000 (5)
45 – Chris Unterstein, 2006 (10)
44 – Jerry Simandl, 1955 (2)
43 – Doug Shanahan, 2001 (20)
41 – Billy Reid, 1971
40 – Michael Fowler, 1979 (10)
39 – Phil Mordente, 1965 (4)
38 – Tom Dooley, 2006
38 – Sean Bolger, 1988
37 – Joe Kostolansky, 2000
37 – Brian Langtry, 1998 (22)
37 – Bruce Yancey, 1983
37 – Vinnie Sombrotto, 1980
37 – John Stranahan, 1954 (4)
36 – Bob Hiller, 1974
36 – Blake Miller, 1996
35 – Jay Card, 2009 (16)
35 – Jim Femminella, 2003
35 – Andy Carlson, 1991
35 – Steve Dauses, 1970 (7)
34 – Gary Boyle, 1955
34 – Mike D’Amato, 1968
34 – Alex Fedoroff, 1953 (7)
33 – Sam Llinares, 2015
33 – Jamie Lincoln, 2010 (21)
33 – Dave Donatello, 1993
33 – Joe Krupinski, 1958 (7)
33 – John Stranahan, 1955
33 – Jerry Simandl, 1953 (9)
32 – Torin Varn, 2014
32 – Mike D’Amato, 1967 (10)
32 – Bob Hiller, 1976
31 – Jay Card, 2010 (19)
31 – Scott Dooley, 2002
31 – Bob Hiller, 1973
30 – Josh Byrne, 2016
30 – Torin Varn, 2013
30 – Andy Carlson, 1994
30 – Bob Hiller, 1975

Most Assists in One Season

58 – Jerry Simandl, 1955 (1)
52 – Paul Sullivan, 1958
52 – Joseph Masone, 1953 (2)
49 – Steve Dauses, 1970 (1)
45 – Phil Mordente, 1966 (2)
43 – Steve Walakovits, 1989
42 – Gary Rinaldi, 1991
40 – Kevin Jacobs, 1995
40 – Paul Sullivan, 1958
36 – Chris Unterstein, 2006 (2)
35 – Brian Langtry, 1998 (4)
34 – Jerry Simandl, 1954 (6)
33 – Kevin Jacobs, 1993
32 – Sam Llinares, 2014
32 – Phil Mordente, 1965 (8)
31 – Tim Goldstein, 1985
31 – Rich Stoecker, 1976
31 – Phil Marino, 1975 (8)
30 – Joseph Masone, 1952 (7)

Most Points in One Season

102 – Jerry Simandl, 1955 (44-58) (1)
84 – Steve Dauses, 1970 (35-49) (1)
81 – Chris Unterstein, 2006 (45-36) (2)
80 – Athan Iannucci, 2006 (62-18) (3)
74 – Phil Mordente, 1966 (29-45) (3)
74 – Tom Kessler, 2001 (51-23) (8)
72 – Brian Langtry, 1998 (37-35) (3)
72 – Paul Sullivan, 1958 (20-52)
71 – Phil Mordente, 1965 (32-39) (3)
70 – Joseph Masone, 1953 (18-52)
69 – Kevin Jacobs, 1995 (29-40)
67 – Michael LaCrosse, 1989 (49-18)
64 – Phil Mordente, 1964 (5)
61 – Tom Kessler, 2000 (48-13) (17)
60 – Joe Kostolansky, 2000 (37-23) (17)
58 – Steve Walakovits, 1989 (15-43)
57 – Sam Llinares, 2015 (33-24)
57 – Phil Marino, 1975 (26-31) (13)
56 – Sean Bolger, 1988 (38-18)
56 – Jerry Simandl, 1954 (22-34)
56 – Doug Shanahan, 2001 (43-13)
54 – Vinnie Sombrotto, 1980 (37-17)
54 – Gary Boyle, 1955 (34-20)
53 – Sam Llinares, 2014 (21-32)
53 – Jay Card, 2010 (31-22)
53 – Jamie Lincoln, 2010 (33-20)
53 – Blake Miller, 1996 (36-17)
53 – Steve Walakovits, 1988 (28-25)
53 – Phil Marino, 1975 (25-28)
53 – Billy Reid, 1971 (41-12)
52 – Michael Fowler, 1979 (40-12)
52 – Joseph Masone, 1952 (22-30)
51 – Tom Dooley, 2006 (38-13)
51 – Kevin Jacobs, 1993 (18-33)
51 – Gary Rinaldi, 1990 (25-26)
51 – Kevin Huff, 1978 (32-19)
50 – Joe Kostolansky, 2003 (29-21)
50 – Andy Carlson, 1994 (30-20)
50 – Gary Rinaldi, 1991 (8-42)
50 – Steve Dauses, 1969 (28-22)
50 – Mike D’Amato, 1967 (32-18)

Most Saves in One Season

278 – James Toone, 1966 (2)
268 – Dave Giannone, 1988
234 – Joe Romeo, 1993
232 – Kevin Johnson, 1996
229 – Joe Zaffuto, 1972
224 – Kevin Barry, 1991
213 – Dick Vielkanowitz, 1960 (4)
210 – James Toone, 1967 (4)
202 – Dave Giannone, 1989
202 – Ross Uhlfelder, 1969
202 – Dick Vielkanowitz, 1958 (6)
195 – Mark Spruyt, 1998 (3)
195 – Mark Spruyt, 1997
195 – Joe Zaffuto, 1973 (4)
194 – Dick Vielkanowitz, 1959 (3)
192 – Dave Giannone, 1990
188 – Mark Anthony, 1984
183 – Mark Spruyt, 1995
181 – Matt Southard, 2003
181 – Dave Giannone, 1987
181 – Ross Uhlfelder, 1968
179 – Mike Demeo, 2000
179 – Joe Romeo, 1994
177 – Joe Zaffuto, 1971

Number in bold () is national ranking

The records included in this section are the only Men’s Lacrosse records that are documented in the Hofstra Athletic Communications Office. That office welcomes documented additions or corrections to the record book from media, alumni or boosters. A hearty thanks is extended to Hofstra alumni who contributed to the development of this record section.

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