Loyola Men's Lacrosse vs. Johns Hopkins
Loyola Men's Lacrosse at Virginia
Loyola men's lacrosse defeated the U.S. Military Academy, 14-6, to win the 2016 Patriot League Championship.
2017 (Sophomore): Moved into the top of the defensive rotation in his sophomore campaign, playing in 14 games and starting five on close defense… Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll… Made his first collegiate start, and posted two caused turnovers and a ground ball, against Virginia (2/11)… Started each of the next four games, as well… Had a caused turnover against Navy (3/18)… Posted a caused turnover and ground ball at Army West Point (4/21) in the regular-season finale… Finished the year with seven ground balls and five caused turnovers.
Before Loyola: Earned six letters at Ridgefield (Connecticut) High School... Played four years of varsity lacrosse and two of basketball... Earned All-Connecticut First Team honors as a junior and senior and second team recognition as a sophomore... Garnered All-America accolades as a senior and was a two-time All-Fairifeld County Interscholastic Athletic Conference First Team honoree (2014 and 2015)... Helped Ridgefield reach the FCIAC and State Class L title games in 2015... Played club lacrosse for Team Superstar for four years and was a Hotbeds All-Star two years in a row.
Personal: Paul Carmen Volante... Born in Mount Kisco, New York... Son of Nancy and Anthony Volante... Has an older sister, Eliana... Member of the National Honor Society at Ridgefield.