6 John Gregitis
6 John Gregitis
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wayne, Pa.
High School: St. Joseph's Preparatory
Position: M
Major: Finance
gp 17
p 42
g 22
a 20

Career Statistics

  • Four-year starter at midfield
  • Appeared in 65 games and started 61 times
  • Finished his career with 42 goals and 47 assists for 89 total points
  • Is ninth in assists (47), 26th in total points (89), and 35th in goals scored (42) all-time in Royals' history
  • Also recorded 7 game-winning goals, 95 ground balls and 19 caused turnovers
  • Three-time Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll recipient (2012, 2013, 2014)
  • One of two players in Royals' history to earn Scholar All-America honors by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA)

Senior Year (2014) (Game-by-Game Statistics)

  • Started all 17 games and led Royals in total points (42), assists (20), shot attempts (114), and game-winning goals (5)
  • Was also third on the team in goals (22)
  • Scored game-winning goals against Marywood (March 11), Catholic (March 14), King's (March 19), Washington & Jefferson (March 29), and Elizabethtown (April 20)
  • Scored the game-winner against Catholic University with just three seconds remaining in the fourth period and tallied the game-winner against King's with 1:38 left in the first overtime period
  • Accounted for at least one point in all 17 games and scored at least two points 13 times
  • Scored a season-high four points (1 goal, 3 assists) in a 12-5 win at Lycoming on March 8 and in a 9-5 win (3 goals, 1 assists) over Elizabethtown on April 2 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Over 51 percent of his shot attempts were on goal (59 of 114)
  • One of nine players on the roster to scoop up at least 20 ground balls
  • Recorded at least one assist in 14 games and at least two five times

Junior Year (2013) (Game-by-Game Statistics)

  • Started 12 of 15 games
  • Finished second on the team in assists with 10 and third in total points with 18
  • Also attempted 58 shots and scooped up 20 ground balls
  • Accounted for at least one point in 10 games
  • Opened the season with two goals in the Royals' 9-3 victory over Farmingdale St. on February 23 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Had a goal and two assists in a 10-7 victory over Drew University on March 28 in Madison, New Jersey, and had a goal and an assist in wins over Marywood and Merchant Marine Academy on March 16 and April 6, respectively
  • Scored the Royals' first goal to erase a 2-0 first-period deficit en route to a 7-6 loss in overtime against defending Landmark Conference champion Goucher College on April 20 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Cut a two-goal deficit down to one with a late third-period goal in the Royals' 7-6 loss in overtime to Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on April 9
  • Had an assist on Matt Tibbitts's first-period goal as the Royals opened up a 2-0 lead on their way to an 8-3 loss to then second-ranked Cortland St. in Cortland, New York, on March 6
  • Scooped up at least 20 ground balls for the third straight year

Sophomore Year (2012) (Game-by-Game Statistics)

  • Played in all 16 games
  • Finished with six goals and 11 assists, one of four Royals with double-digits in assists
  • Finished sixth on the team with 71 shot attempts
  • Also had 28 ground balls and seven caused turnovers
  • Had three assists, three ground balls and four caused turnovers in a season-opening 11-5 win at Farmingdale State on February 25
  • Had a goal and an assist in a 13-8 win over Centenary on March 21 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Also had a goal and an assist in a 13-7 win at Washington & Jefferson on March 24 in Washington, Pennsylvania
  • Recorded two assists and four ground balls in a 10-8 loss to Drew on March 31 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Scored a goal and scooped up four ground balls in a 12-9 loss to Susquehanna on April 14 in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
  • Scored a goal in each of the Royals' last three games -- a 12-9 loss to Franklin & Marshall on April 25; a Landmark Conference tournament berth-clinching 13-7 win over Catholic on April 28; and a 15-9 loss to Drew in a Landmark Conference semifinal on May 2

Freshman Year (2011) (Game-by-Game Statistics)

  • One of 10 players to see action in all 17 games
  • Finished the season with six goals and six assists for 12 total points, 23 ground balls, and six caused turnovers
  • Scored a season-high two goals in a 9-8 loss in overtime to St. John Fisher on April 5 at Fitzpatrick Field; scored both of his goals against St. John Fisher late in the third period to help the Royals erase an 8-5 deficit
  • Played a key role in the Royals' 12-9 victory over Catholic University in the semifinals of the Landmark Conference tournament at Fitzpatrick Field, finishing with a goal and three assists; in that game, set up Taylor Nelson's goal with 4:50 left in the fourth period to give the Royals' a three-goal cushion after the Cardinals narrowed the gap to two three minutes earlier
  • Scored his first career goal in a 15-9 loss to Nazareth College in Rochester, New York, on March 9, and recorded his career point with an assist in the Royals' 10-3 victory over DeSales on February 26 at Fitzpatrick Field
  • Scored the game-winning goal in a must-win situation for the Royals in a 12-10 victory over Catholic University in the Landmark Conference regular-season finale on April 30 in Washington, DC
  • Finished tied for fourth on the team in assists with six
  • Scooped up at least one ground ball in 12 of 17 games and had seven multi-ground ball games

High School/Personal

  • Lettered in lacrosse, football, golf and soccer
  • Finished his lacrosse career with 27 goals, including 19 his senior year
  • Second-team all-Philadelphia Catholic League selection
  • Was twice named to the honor roll
  • Son of John and Rose Mary Gregitis
  • Has three siblings:  Kelly, Megan and Taylor

Awards & Honors

  • USILA Scholar All-American (2014)
  • Landmark Conference 1st-Team Selection (2014)
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Week (March 17, 2014)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2012, 2013, 2014)
Recent Games
Apr 5 Drew W, 14-2
Apr 9 Frank. & Marsh. L, 13-7
Apr 12 Merchant Marine W, 11-4
Apr 17 at Susquehanna L, 8-7
Apr 26 at Goucher W, 8-7
Apr 30 Goucher L, 8-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 6
Points 42 15
Goals 22 7
Assists 20 8
Man-up goals 1 1
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 24 6
Turnovers 21 8
Caused turnovers 4 2
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 114 45
Shooting percentage 19.3 15.6
Shots on goal 59 23
Shots on goal percentage 51.8 51.1
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 22 at Wesley L, 9-8 2 1 3 0 0 4 0 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Mar 1 at Muhlenberg W, 12-6 2 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 5 40.0 3 60.0
Mar 5 York (Pa.) L, 9-5 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 3 33.3 2 66.7
Mar 8 at Lycoming W, 12-5 1 3 4 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
Mar 11 Marywood W, 8-5 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 8 25.0 4 50.0
Mar 14 Catholic W, 5-4 1 2 3 0 0 0 2 1 0-0 7 14.3 4 57.1
Mar 19 at King's (Pa.) W, 10-9 3 0 3 0 0 1 3 1 0-0 5 60.0 4 80.0
Mar 22 Plattsburgh St. L, 11-7 0 2 2 0 0 4 1 0 0-0 9 0.0 3 33.3
Mar 26 at Kean L, 8-5 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 9 11.1 5 55.6
Mar 29 at Wash. & Jefferson W, 14-5 2 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 0-0 6 33.3 5 83.3
Apr 2 Elizabethtown W, 9-5 3 1 4 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 9 33.3 6 66.7
Apr 5 Drew W, 14-2 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 4 0.0 1 25.0
Apr 9 Frank. & Marsh. L, 13-7 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 5 0.0 3 60.0
Apr 12 Merchant Marine W, 11-4 1 2 3 0 0 3 1 0 0-0 8 12.5 3 37.5
Apr 17 at Susquehanna L, 8-7 3 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0-0 10 30.0 6 60.0
Apr 26 at Goucher W, 8-7 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0-0 10 0.0 4 40.0
Apr 30 Goucher L, 8-4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 7 0.0 1 14.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2010-11 17 16 6 6 12 0 0 23 18 6 0-0 65 9.2 26 40.0
2011-12 16 16 6 11 17 0 0 28 24 7 0-0 71 8.5 27 38.0
2012-13 15 12 8 9 17 0 0 20 21 2 0-0 58 13.8 36 62.1
2013-14 17 16 22 20 42 1 0 24 21 4 0-0 114 19.3 59 51.8
Total 65 60 42 46 88 1 0 95 84 19 0-0 308 13.6 148 48.1
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 16 22 20 42 1 0 24 21 4 0-0 114 19.3 59 51.8
Conference 6 5 7 8 15 1 0 6 8 2 0-0 45 15.6 23 51.1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 8 8 12 20 0 0 12 10 2 0-0 60 13.3 27 45.0
Away 8 8 14 8 22 1 0 12 11 2 0-0 54 25.9 32 59.3
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 10 9 15 14 29 1 0 11 12 4 0-0 67 22.4 36 53.7
Losses 7 7 7 6 13 0 0 13 9 0 0-0 47 14.9 23 48.9
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February 1 1 2 1 3 0 0 4 0 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
March 9 9 13 11 24 1 0 13 12 2 0-0 57 22.8 32 56.1
April 7 6 7 8 15 0 0 7 9 2 0-0 53 13.2 24 45.3