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Gerwyn Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Caernarfon, Wales

High School:
Ysgol Syr Hugh Owen

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 183

Position:
Back


Worth Noting
• Three-time All-MAAC First Team ('10, '11, '12)
• Three-time NSCAA All-North Atlantic Region Team (2nd: '10, '11; 1st: '12)
• Two-time Preseason All-MAAC ('11, '12)
• Team captain ('12)

2012 (Senior): Earned first-team All-MAAC andNSCAA All-North Atlantic Region First Team...Became seventh Greyhound under head coach Mark Mettrick to earn three-straight All-MAAC First Team honors...Also only the fourth back to do so under Mettrick...Named to Preseason All-MAAC Team...Started all 20 games and played all 1876 minutes on the back line...Saved a ball off the back line against Saint Joseph's...Scored only goal of the season - the game-winner - at Canisius...Team co-captain.

2011 (Junior): Earned first-team All-MAAC and NSCAA All-North Atlantic Region Second Team honors... Named to Preseason All-MAAC Team... Started and played in 16 games... Scored the game-winning goal against Towson (9/14)... Also scored a header to tie the game against Iona (10/2).

2010 (Sophomore):Named to All-MAAC First Team and NSCAA All-North Atlantic Region Second Team...Started all 18 games for the Greyhounds... Led the team in minutes played, with 1,662... Scored a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win over Adelphi (10/2)... Tallied three shots on goal... Anchored back line that posted a MAAC-leading six shutouts.

2009 (Freshman): Named to the MAAC All-Rookie Team... Played in and started 13 games as a center back... Made his season debut as a starter against William & Mary (9/30)... Was in the starting 11 for all but the regular-season finale, which he missed to injury.

High School: Attended Ysgol Syr Hugh Owen School in Caernarfon, Wales... Played for the Yranmere Rovers and was a member of the Welsh U-16, U-17 and U-18 teams that competed in international events.

Personal: Gerwyn Jones... Born in Caernarfon, Wales... Son of Marlene and Gwyndaf Jones... Has two older sisters, Helen and Nia.

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