3 Joseph Sessa
3 Joseph Sessa
Height: 5-5
Weight: 155
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Slate Hill, NY
High School: Minisink Valley
Position: M
Major: Economics
gp 20
p 28
g 19
a 9

2018: Honorable mention All-Ivy League... Second Team NEILA All New England... Had 4 goals and 5 points in win at Brown... His 19 goals and 28 points were 5th best on the team... Played in every game.

2017: All-Ivy League Honorable Mention... Ivy League All-Tournament Team... Scored GWG in 4th overtime of Ivy semifinal win over Penn at New Haven... Career-high 3 goals and 4 points at Albany... Finished year with 12 goals and 23 assists... Had at least one assist in six straight games.

2016: Dan Casman Award winner for spirit and morale… 2-time Ivy-League Honor Roll…Played in 13 games … 6 goals and 6 points… Best game was at Bryant with 3-0-3.

Off the Field: Helps train local youth lacrosse players.

Before Yale: Won seven letters between lacrosse (four) and football (three) at Minisink Valley (Slate Hill, N.Y.)… Four-time All-American… Holds school and section records for career points… Lax Lesson's 2015 Westchester/Hudson Valley Player of the Year… Two-time 845 Player of the Year… Named All-Section and All-Varsity 845 every season… Selected first-team All-Tri-State by MSH Varsity… Captained lacrosse team his junior and senior seasons… Helped lacrosse team to the first two section championships in school history… Captain of football team as a senior… Selected as Scholar-Athlete of the Week by Time Warner Cable… Made the high honor roll every marking period.

Personal: Joseph Sessa is the son of Barbara and Joseph Sessa… Grandparents were both athletes at NYU… Two uncles, Mike and Chris, wrestled at Penn State… Uncle, Mike, played lacrosse at Limestone.

Recent Games
May 4 vs. Penn W, 21-6
May 6 vs. Cornell L, 14-8
May 12 Massachusetts W, 15-13
May 19 vs. Loyola (Md.) W, 8-5
May 26 at Albany W, 20-11
May 28 vs. Duke W, 13-11
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 7
Points 28 12
Goals 19 9
Assists 9 3
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 23 9
Turnovers 15 4
Caused turnovers 1 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 69 18
Shooting percentage 27.5 50.0
Shots on goal 42 14
Shots on goal percentage 60.9 77.8
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 4 at Syracuse   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 vs. Villanova L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 3 0.0 1 33.3
Feb 24 Michigan W, 15-11 2 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 5 40.0 2 40.0
Feb 27 at Massachusetts W, 13-10 2 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 9 22.2 6 66.7
Mar 3 at Bryant W, 11-8 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 5 20.0 3 60.0
Mar 10 at Fairfield W, 8-3 3 2 5 0 0 3 1 0 0-0 6 50.0 4 66.7
Mar 17 at Cornell W, 13-11 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 24 Princeton W, 16-8 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 5 40.0 3 60.0
Mar 31 Penn W, 12-6 2 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
Apr 4 Bucknell L, 9-8 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0-0 4 0.0 1 25.0
Apr 7 at Dartmouth W, 17-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 14 at Brown W, 27-15 4 1 5 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 5 80.0 5 100.0
Apr 17 Marist W, 14-4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Albany W, 14-6 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 4 0.0 3 75.0
Apr 28 Harvard W, 16-8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 4 vs. Penn W, 21-6 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 3 33.3 3 100.0
May 6 vs. Cornell L, 14-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 12 Massachusetts W, 15-13 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 5 0.0 1 20.0
May 19 vs. Loyola (Md.) W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 5 0.0 3 60.0
May 26 at Albany W, 20-11 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 3 33.3 2 66.7
May 28 vs. Duke W, 13-11 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 13 - 6 0 6 0 0 4 7 0 0-0 12 50.0 8 66.7
2016-17 16 15 12 23 35 1 0 17 14 5 0-0 44 27.3 26 59.1
2017-18 20 16 19 9 28 0 0 23 15 1 0-0 69 27.5 42 60.9
Total 49 31 37 32 69 1 0 44 36 6 0-0 125 29.6 76 60.8
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 20 16 19 9 28 0 0 23 15 1 0-0 69 27.5 42 60.9
Conference 7 6 9 3 12 0 0 9 4 1 0-0 18 50.0 14 77.8
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 8 7 6 4 10 0 0 10 10 0 0-0 26 23.1 12 46.2
Away 7 5 11 4 15 0 0 8 3 1 0-0 30 36.7 21 70.0
Neutral 5 4 2 1 3 0 0 5 2 0 0-0 13 15.4 9 69.2
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Wins 17 14 19 8 27 0 0 22 11 1 0-0 62 30.6 40 64.5
Losses 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 0 0-0 7 0.0 2 28.6
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February 3 1 4 0 4 0 0 4 3 0 0-0 17 23.5 9 52.9
March 5 3 8 3 11 0 0 7 5 0 0-0 20 40.0 13 65.0
April 6 6 4 4 8 0 0 6 5 1 0-0 14 28.6 9 64.3
May 6 6 3 2 5 0 0 6 2 0 0-0 18 16.7 11 61.1