6 Connor Kirkwood
6 Connor Kirkwood
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Millburn, N.J.
High School: St. Peter's Prep
Position: A
Major: Economics
gp 17
p 49
g 45
a 4
  • Two-year letter-winner who has played in 27 games.
  • Has scored 63 goals with six assists for 69 points.
  • Ranks 22nd in school history with those 63 career goals.
  • Has taken 222 shots, 214 on goal.

Sophomore Year (2018)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in all 17 games, including 16 as a starter, on the attack.
  • Scored 45 goals with four assists for 49 points.
  • His 45 goals are the most in a single season in program history and his 49 points rank 16th.
  • Scored at least one goal in 14 different games and scored three or more 10 times.
  • His seven goals in a 16-6 win over Catholic on March 29 were one shy of matching the school record.
  • Also had six goals in a 17-5 win over Moravian on April 7.
  • Scored 23 goals in a five-game stretch in the middle of the season.
  • Took 163 shots, 92 of which were on goal.
  • Also had 43 ground balls and five caused turnovers.

Freshman Year (2017)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in 10 games, including eight starts, on attack while overcoming a midseason injury.
  • Finished with a team-high 18 goals to go along with two assists for 20 points.
  • Was second on the team with 59 shots, 32 of which were on goal.
  • Also had 12 ground balls and two caused turnovers.
  • Scored five goals, the most in a single game by a Royal on the season, in his collegiate debut in a 14-5 win over Muhlenberg on Feb. 25 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Scored twice each in losses to a pair of nationally ranked opponents -- at Cortland State (15-9 on March 1) and at RIT (14-3 on March 5).
  • Scored three goals in back-to-back wins over Goucher (8-4 on March 25) and SUNY Potsdam (13-7 on March 28) at Fitzpatrick Field.

Awards & Honors

  • All-Landmark Conference 1st Team (2018)
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week (April 2, 2018)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (March 27, 2017)

High school/personal

  • Earned four varsity letters in lacrosse at St. Peter's Prep.
  • Son of Eugene and Ellen Kirkwood.
  • Has two siblings, Brighid and Ryan.
Recent Games
Apr 7 Moravian W, 17-5
Apr 14 at Elizabethtown L, 12-6
Apr 18 at Drew W, 10-6
Apr 21 Susquehanna W, 9-8
Apr 28 at Montclair St. L, 11-10
May 2 at Susquehanna L, 13-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 6
Points 49 20
Goals 45 19
Assists 4 1
Man-up goals 9 4
Man-down goals 1 0
Ground balls 43 19
Turnovers 29 16
Caused turnovers 5 3
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 163 56
Shooting percentage 27.6 33.9
Shots on goal 92 32
Shots on goal percentage 56.4 57.1
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 14 at Wilkes W, 14-5 3 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 12 25.0 8 66.7
Feb 17 Marywood W, 16-5 3 0 3 0 0 4 1 0 0-0 13 23.1 8 61.5
Feb 21 DeSales W, 13-7 1 2 3 0 0 2 4 0 0-0 9 11.1 6 66.7
Feb 24 at Muhlenberg L, 9-8 2 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 10 20.0 6 60.0
Feb 27 #6 Cortland L, 13-8 4 1 5 1 1 5 0 0 0-0 10 40.0 5 50.0
Mar 3 at Lycoming W, 10-8 1 0 1 0 0 4 1 2 0-0 13 7.7 5 38.5
Mar 6 at King's (Pa.) W, 14-7 2 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0-0 5 40.0 3 60.0
Mar 12 at Hampden-Sydney L, 10-8 3 0 3 2 0 1 1 0 0-0 7 42.9 5 71.4
Mar 14 Morrisville St. W, 15-7 4 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 10 40.0 7 70.0
Mar 24 at Goucher L, 12-10 3 0 3 1 0 4 6 0 0-0 8 37.5 6 75.0
Mar 29 Catholic W, 16-6 7 1 8 2 0 1 2 0 0-0 13 53.8 10 76.9
Apr 4 Misericordia   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Moravian W, 17-5 6 0 6 1 0 7 2 1 0-0 12 50.0 8 66.7
Apr 14 at Elizabethtown L, 12-6 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 0-0 9 0.0 2 22.2
Apr 18 at Drew W, 10-6 3 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 8 37.5 4 50.0
Apr 21 Susquehanna W, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0-0 6 0.0 2 33.3
Apr 28 at Montclair St. L, 11-10 3 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 11 27.3 6 54.5
May 2 at Susquehanna L, 13-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 7 0.0 1 14.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2016-17 10 8 18 2 20 1 0 12 11 2 0-0 59 30.5 32 54.2
2017-18 17 16 45 4 49 9 1 43 29 5 0-0 163 27.6 92 56.4
2018-19 16 16 29 16 45 2 1 26 27 3 0-1 104 27.9 69 66.3
Total 43 40 92 22 114 12 2 81 67 10 0-1 326 28.2 193 59.2
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 16 45 4 49 9 1 43 29 5 0-0 163 27.6 92 56.4
Conference 6 6 19 1 20 4 0 19 16 3 0-0 56 33.9 32 57.1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 6 25 4 29 4 1 21 11 3 0-0 73 34.2 46 63.0
Away 10 10 20 0 20 5 0 22 18 2 0-0 90 22.2 46 51.1
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 10 9 30 3 33 5 0 24 15 5 0-0 101 29.7 61 60.4
Losses 7 7 15 1 16 4 1 19 14 0 0-0 62 24.2 31 50.0
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February 5 5 13 3 16 1 1 14 7 0 0-0 54 24.1 33 61.1
March 6 5 20 1 21 7 0 12 11 2 0-0 56 35.7 36 64.3
April 5 5 12 0 12 1 0 16 9 3 0-0 46 26.1 22 47.8
May 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 7 0.0 1 14.3