13 Collins Gantz
13 Collins Gantz
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
High School: Kent Denver Country Day
Position: M

As a freshman: Had a stellar rookie campaign for the Bulldogs, appearing in all 19 contests and starting in 18 on the top midfield line as the only true freshman to consistently break the starting lineup ... Scored 17 goals and added two assists for 19 points on the year ... Finished fifth on the team in shots (62) and shots on goals (35) ... Scored a trio of man-up tallies ... Picked up his first first-career hat trick against Robert Morris at home April 6 ... Scored a goal in 12-of-19 contests ... Recorded the game winner against Sacred Heart in the NEC Tournament Semifinals ... Added 18 ground balls and a caused turnover to his season stats ... Named to the NEC All-Rookie Team.

Before Bryant: A 2012 graduate of Kent Denver Country Day School, Gantz was a three-year varsity letterwinner and starter for the Sundevils, playing midfield and attack ... Team won three-consecutive Metro League Championships ... Led Sundevils to the state tournament all three seasons, including a state title game appearance in 2011 ... Two-time all-state second team selection ... Named to the All-American West Team by Adrenaline Lacrosse in 2012 ... Also a three-year varsity letterwinner in football and basketball, where he was an all-state and first team all-conference pick at wide receiver as well as an honorable mention all-conference pick in basketball.

Personal: Son of Marcie and Christopher Gantz, Collins Gantz was born Dec. 22, 1993 ... Has one brother, Christopher Jr., and one sister, Miesha.

Goals: 3 vs. Robert Morris, 4/6/13
Assists: 1, twice (last at Holy Cross, 4/9/13)
Points: 4 vs. Robert Morris, 4/6/13
Ground balls: 5 vs. Robert Morris, 5/4/13
Caused turnovers: 1 at Quinnipiac, 3/30/13