1 - Nick Tsouris
Nick Tsouris
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Stony Brook, N.Y.
High School: Ward Melville
Position: M

2010: One of nation's top short-stick defensive midfielders... Second-team All-Ivy and All-New England... Had three assists and 29 ground balls... Winthrop A. Smith Award for Yale player whose superior conditioning and team play has served as an inspiration to his teammates... Christian Prince Memorial Award as Yale's top defensive player.

2009: Appeared in all 13 games...had two goals and picked up 14 ground balls.

2008: Started in four games while appearing in all 14 on the season...Scored one goal and one assist...Fifth on the team with 28 ground balls.

2007: Started in three of the 13 games he played during his freshman season...Scored two goals and two assists to end with four points...Finished 2nd on the team with 34 ground balls.

At Ward Melville: Participated in four sports - football, basketball, winter track and lacrosse... All-academic in basketball as a junior... He was named All-County in lacrosse, won the National Football Foundations Scholar-Athlete Award and broke four school records in winter track as a senior.

Personal: Nicholas Tsouris, son of John and Lynn Tsouris, is a member of Ezra Stiles College... He is a shoe collector.