31 Kenny Massa
31 Kenny Massa
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Huntington, N.Y.
High School: Elwood John Glenn
Position: M
gp 19
p 1
g 1
a 0

As a junior (2017): NEC First Team All-Conference ... Appeared in all 19 games for the Bulldogs ... ollected 120 ground balls over the course of the season, which led the conference and was 15th in the nation ... Led the NEC with a .584 face-off win percentage, which was also good for 15th in the country ... Set a new career-best with 16 ground balls vs. Siena on March 13, a game he also won 25 face-offs in ... Scored his only goal of the season in an 8-7 win over Saint Joseph's on March 25 ... Won 12 of 13 face-offs at Wagner on April 1 ... Fielded 13 ground balls in a win over Sacred Heart on April 8 ... Named to the NEC Commissioner's Honor Roll, as well as the NEC Academic Honor Roll.

As a sophomore (2016): Appeared in all 15 games after moving from defensive midfielder to team's faceoff specialist ... Went 186-for-337 in first season at the X, sporting the third-best winning percentage (55.2) in the NEC ... Picked up 86 ground balls, and the 5.87 ground balls per game were tops in the league and 12th in the nation ... Added six points on three goals and three assists to go along with three casued turnovers ... Named to the NEC Academic Honor Roll. 

As a redshirt-freshman (2015): Appeared in all 18 games as a top defensive midfielder for the Black and Gold ... Scored a trio of goals, including one against Marist in the NCAA tournament ... Added a pair of assists for five points on the year ... Scored the game-winning goal in a 16-6 victory over Sacred Heart April 7, also adding a helper in the outing ... Collected 18 ground balls with six caused turnovers ... Named to the NEC Academic Honor Roll.

As a freshman (2014): Redshirt ... Named to the NEC Academic Honor Roll.

Before Bryant: A 2013 graduate of Elwood John Glenn High School, Massa was a three-year varsity letterwinner and two-year starter at midfield for the Knights … All-county selection as a senior … Also lettered two years in football and two more in wrestling … Named an all-county wrestler in 2009 and an all-league selection in 2010 … 2013 all-county nominee in football … Named to Suffolk County Football Golden 11 … 2013 Delicave Nominee … National Honor Society member.

Personal: Son of Karen and Jeff Massa, Kenneth Massa was born September 18, 1995 … Has two brothers, Michael, who played baseball at Lafayette College from 2009-13, and Kevin, who played lacrosse for the Bulldogs from 2012-15.

CAREER HIGHS
Goals:
1, seven times (last vs. Saint Joseph's, 3/25/17)
Assists: 1, five times (last vs. Wagner, 4/9/16)
Points: 2 vs. Sacred Heart (4/7/15)
Ground balls: 16 vs. Siena (3/13/17)
Caused turnovers: 1, 10 times (last vs. Providence, 2/18/17)
Faceoff Percentage: 93.7 % (15-for-16) at Sacred Heart, 4/26/16 

Recent Games
Apr 22 Robert Morris W, 13-5
Apr 25 Brown L, 14-12
May 4 vs. #3 Robert Morris W, 12-3
May 6 at #1 Hobart W, 5-4
May 10 Monmouth W, 10-7
May 14 at #1 Maryland L, 13-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 6
Points 1 1
Goals 1 1
Assists 0 0
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 120 38
Turnovers 9 2
Caused turnovers 1 0
Faceoffs 222-380 67-102
Faceoff percentage 58.4 65.7
Shots 11 4
Shooting percentage 9.1 25.0
Shots on goal 6 3
Shots on goal percentage 54.5 75.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 4 at Manhattan W, 17-10 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 13-25 2 0.0 0 0.0
Feb 11 at Bucknell L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 6-19 1 0.0 1 100.0
Feb 18 Providence L, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 11-17 1 0.0 0 0.0
Feb 25 Hartford W, 17-11 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 5-22 0 - 0 -
Feb 28 at No. 19/RV Boston University L, 12-9 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 14-25 0 - 0 -
Mar 5 at No. 7/6 Yale W, 9-6 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 12-19 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 10 at Drexel L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 12-16 0 - 0 -
Mar 13 Siena W, 18-13 0 0 0 0 0 16 3 0 25-34 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 at Mount St. Mary's L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 10-13 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 25 Saint Joseph's W, 8-7 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 10-19 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 1 at Wagner W, 8-1 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 0 12-13 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 Sacred Heart W, 13-7 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 17-22 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 15 at Hobart L, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 5-15 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Robert Morris W, 13-5 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 13-20 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 25 Brown L, 14-12 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 13-27 0 - 0 -
May 4 vs. #3 Robert Morris W, 12-3 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 14-17 1 0.0 1 100.0
May 6 at #1 Hobart W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4-13 0 - 0 -
May 10 Monmouth W, 10-7 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 14-19 0 - 0 -
May 14 at #1 Maryland L, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 12-25 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
2014-15 18 - 3 2 5 0 0 18 14 6 1-1 5 60.0 3 60.0
2015-16 15 - 3 3 6 0 0 86 10 3 186-337 14 21.4 7 50.0
2016-17 19 - 1 0 1 0 0 120 9 1 222-380 11 9.1 6 54.5
2017-18 15 - 4 1 5 0 0 170 16 2 247-360 23 17.4 12 52.2
Total 67 - 11 6 17 0 0 394 49 12 656-1078 53 20.8 28 52.8
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 19 - 1 0 1 0 0 120 9 1 222-380 11 9.1 6 54.5
Conference 6 - 1 0 1 0 0 38 2 0 67-102 4 25.0 3 75.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 8 - 1 0 1 0 0 59 3 1 108-180 4 25.0 2 50.0
Away 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 53 6 0 100-183 6 0.0 3 50.0
Neutral 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 14-17 1 0.0 1 100.0
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Wins 11 - 1 0 1 0 0 83 4 0 139-223 8 12.5 4 50.0
Losses 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 37 5 1 83-157 3 0.0 2 66.7
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February 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 24 2 1 49-108 4 0.0 1 25.0
March 5 - 1 0 1 0 0 40 4 0 69-101 4 25.0 3 75.0
April 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 35 2 0 60-97 2 0.0 1 50.0
May 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 21 1 0 44-74 1 0.0 1 100.0