6 - Shane Thornton
Shane Thornton
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Garden City, NY
High School: Chaminade
Position: M
Major: Political science
Residential College: Trumbull
gp 12
p 19
g 7
a 12

2013: Played in 16 games with six goals and 18 points.

2012: Played in all 16 games... Scored five goals and had 14 points.

Off the Field: Studied at London School of Economics (summer 2013)…Intern at New York Red Bulls in Harrison, NJ as one of 10 applicants to be chosen to improve New York Red Bull’s image and resources to help re-develop marketing and social media ploys and spearheaded several team-oriented projects including increasing visibility of RBNY in NYC (Subways, Penn Station, etc.), organizing French themed events surrounding a friendly with Olympique Lyon and developing layout and partners for possible mobile app (summer 2013)…Counselor at Westhampton Country Club (summers 2010–2012)…Instructor at Bitter Lacrosse Camp in Stowe, VT and Deerfield, MA organizing weeklong nature activities’ camp (summer 2012)…Volunteer with Friends of Jacklyn Adoption Program in which the lacrosse team adopted a child with disabilities…Volunteer with Bulldog Buddies to promote academic, athletic and personal growth for children at risk…Volunteer with Charlie’s Champions at annual paddle tournament to benefit pediatric cancer most specifically at the Cancer Center for Kids, Winthrop University Hospital, NY…Spearheaded an extensive lacrosse clinic for inner-city children in the New Haven area

At Chaminade:  Ranked No. 75 on Inside Lacrosse's 2011 Men's Top 100 Freshmen…  Member of the Long Island Under Armour team that won the 2010 Under Armour Underclassmen games… Tried out for the United States U19 Team… Played lacrosse and football… Two-time all-league midfielder… Played on 2011 league championship squad… Cornerback and running back for football team.

Personal: Shane James Thornton is the son of Kathleen and Timothy Thornton… Brother, Timmy, played lacrosse at Amherst.

Recent Games
Mar 29 Penn L, 6-5
Apr 1 at Providence W, 8-5
Apr 5 at Dartmouth W, 16-10
Apr 11 at Brown W, 7-6
Apr 19 at Michigan W, 13-7
Apr 22 Quinnipiac W, 14-11
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 5
Points 19 11
Goals 7 4
Assists 12 7
Man-up goals 1 1
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 3 2
Turnovers 16 8
Caused turnovers 0 0
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 40 14
Shooting percentage 17.5 28.6
Shots on goal 15 9
Shots on goal percentage 37.5 64.3
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 8 at Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 St. John's (N.Y.) W, 10-6 0 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 3 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 1 at Bryant W, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 5 0.0 1 20.0
Mar 8 at Fairfield L, 12-11 2 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 6 33.3 2 33.3
Mar 11 Lehigh W, 10-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 6 0.0 1 16.7
Mar 15 at Cornell L, 11-9 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 22 Princeton W, 16-15 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 29 Penn L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 3 0.0 2 66.7
Apr 1 at Providence W, 8-5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 3 33.3 2 66.7
Apr 5 at Dartmouth W, 16-10 3 1 4 1 0 1 1 0 0-0 6 50.0 4 66.7
Apr 11 at Brown W, 7-6 0 3 3 0 0 0 4 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 19 at Michigan W, 13-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 22 Quinnipiac W, 14-11 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 26 Harvard   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Ivy League Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Ivy League Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 12 1 7 12 19 1 0 3 16 0 0-0 40 17.5 15 37.5
Conference 5 1 4 7 11 1 0 2 8 0 0-0 14 28.6 9 64.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -

Home 5 - 1 4 5 0 0 1 7 0 0-0 16 6.2 5 31.2
Away 7 1 6 8 14 1 0 2 9 0 0-0 24 25.0 10 41.7
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -

Wins 9 - 5 8 13 1 0 2 11 0 0-0 29 17.2 10 34.5
Losses 3 1 2 4 6 0 0 1 5 0 0-0 11 18.2 5 45.5

January - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
February 1 - 0 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 3 0.0 0 0.0
March 6 1 3 5 8 0 0 1 7 0 0-0 24 12.5 9 37.5
April 5 - 4 5 9 1 0 1 6 0 0-0 13 30.8 6 46.2
May - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -