m-lacros Chris Basler Bio - Loyola University Maryland Official Athletic Site

3   Chris Basler
Chris Basler

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Seaford, N.Y.

High School:
Holy Trinity

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Position:
M


2011 (Graduate Student): Will return as a graduate student for his final season of eligibility... Team co-captain.

2010 (Senior): Suffered a shoulder injury during preseason practice and missed the first three games of the season... After making his debut against Notre Dame (3/6), he started each of the last 10 games on the first midfield... Finished the season with 10 points, coming on two goals and four assists... Assisted on a career-high four goals at Hobart (4/24)... His four points against the Statesmen were also a career-best... Both of his goals were on extra-man opportunities.

2009 (Junior): Appeared in all 14 games for the Greyhounds at midfield, starting against Notre Dame (2/14)... A player with excellent vision, he finished third on the team with 10 assists... Scored goals against Duke (3/7) and Rutgers (4/4) to finish with 12 total points... The goal against Rutgers was the game-winner... Tallied two-assist games against St. John's (3/14) and Georgetown (4/11)... Attempted a season-high five shots in the season finale against Johns Hopkins.

2008 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 14 games for Loyola, scoring eight goals to go with three assists for 11 points... Scored two goals in the team's win over St. John's (3/15)... Finished the season with .688 shot-on-goal percentage and .500 shooting percentage... Tied for the team lead with three man-up goals.

2007 (Freshman): Did not play due to injury and received a medical redshirt.

Before Loyola: Was a four-year letterwinner in lacrosse and football at Holy Trinity... Named NSCHSAA All-League three years in lacrosse... Won gold medal at Empire State Games in 2005... Named MVP of both lacrosse and football teams at Holy Trinity as a junior and senior... Served as lacrosse captain senior year... Named Outstanding Male Athlete at Holy Trinity in 2006.

Personal: Majoring in business at Loyola... Son of Steven and Madeline Basler... Has a brother, Steven, and two sisters, Katelyn and Alyson.

Basler's Career Statistics

Year GP G A Pts Sh SOG UP DN GB TO CT
2008 14 8 3 11 16 11 3 0 9 12 1
2009 14 2 10 12 16 10 0 0 6 12 2
2010 11 2 8 10 22 13 2 0 10 8 3
Total 39 12 21 33 54 34 5 0 25 32 6