3 Ray LaPlaca
3 Ray LaPlaca
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Owings, Md.
High School: The Calverton School
Position: M
Major: Public Policy Studies
Minor: Computer Science
gp 15
p 25
g 18
a 7

2017: CAC All-Academic Team ... Saw action in all 15 contests ... Second on the team with 81 shots ... Career-best nine shots twice ... Third for the Seahawks with 25 points, 18 goals, and seven assists ... Career-best five points vs. Illinois Wesleyan (Mar. 12) ... Career-high four goals twice ... Career-best two assists vs. Washington College (Mar. 1) ... Tied for fifth on the team with a man-up goal ... Contributed 15 ground balls and a caused turnover ... Season-best two ground balls four times.

2016: Played in 11 games with one start ... Made collegiate debut vs. Dickinson (Feb. 20) ... Notched four goals and four assists ... Added 13 ground balls and two caused turnovers ... Career-best four ground balls and season-bests of two goals and three points twice ... Scored first two collegiate goals vs. Christopher Newport (Apr. 13) ... Dished first career assist at No. 4 York (Pa.) (Mar. 30).

The Calverton School: 2015 graduate ... Coached by Bill Ball ... Honorable Mention All-Calvert County ... First team All-MILL ... 33 goals and 21 assists as a senior ... Honor Roll (2012-15).

Personal: Raymond Vitalise LaPlaca ... SMCM Love Your Melon Crew ... Born February 11, 1997 in Upper Marlboro, Md. ...  Son of Dan and Pearl LaPlaca ... Has three siblings, Jon, Andrew, and Natalie.

Why St. Mary's?: I fell in love with the campus and community.

Best SMCM Sports Moment: Spending everyday with my teammates.

Recent Games
Mar 29 No. 5 York (Pa.) L, 13-4
Apr 1 No. 1 Salisbury L, 25-5
Apr 5 at Mary Washington L, 11-7
Apr 8 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-8
Apr 12 at Christopher Newport L, 15-11
Apr 15 Frostburg State L, 9-8
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 8
Points 25 11
Goals 18 9
Assists 7 2
Man-up goals 1 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 15 8
Turnovers 16 9
Caused turnovers 1 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 81 47
Shooting percentage 22.2 19.1
Shots on goal 40 20
Shots on goal percentage 49.4 42.6
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 18 vs. Dickinson L, 21-5 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 3 33.3 1 33.3
Feb 22 at Eastern L, 15-6 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Feb 25 at Marywood L, 9-8 1 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 9 11.1 4 44.4
Mar 1 Washington College L, 14-8 1 2 3 1 0 1 2 0 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Mar 4 at Randolph L, 11-6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 3 0.0 2 66.7
Mar 8 at Randolph-Macon L, 8-6 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 4 25.0 3 75.0
Mar 12 vs. Illinois Wesleyan L, 26-18 4 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 7 57.1 5 71.4
Mar 15 Lycoming   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Southern Virginia L, 18-15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 9 0.0 2 22.2
Mar 25 at Wesley W, 20-7 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Mar 29 No. 5 York (Pa.) L, 13-4 2 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 6 33.3 4 66.7
Apr 1 No. 1 Salisbury L, 25-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0-0 3 0.0 1 33.3
Apr 5 at Mary Washington L, 11-7 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 6 0.0 1 16.7
Apr 8 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-8 4 0 4 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 8 50.0 5 62.5
Apr 12 at Christopher Newport L, 15-11 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 4 0.0 1 25.0
Apr 15 Frostburg State L, 9-8 2 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 5 40.0 3 60.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 11 1 4 4 8 1 0 13 4 2 0-0 14 28.6 9 64.3
2016-17 15 - 18 7 25 1 0 15 16 1 0-0 81 22.2 40 49.4
Total 26 1 22 11 33 2 0 28 20 3 0-0 95 23.2 49 51.6
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 - 18 7 25 1 0 15 16 1 0-0 81 22.2 40 49.4
Conference 8 - 9 2 11 0 0 8 9 1 0-0 47 19.1 20 42.6
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 5 - 5 2 7 1 0 4 7 0 0-0 29 17.2 13 44.8
Away 8 - 8 4 12 0 0 10 7 1 0-0 42 19.0 21 50.0
Neutral 2 - 5 1 6 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 10 50.0 6 60.0
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Wins 1 - 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Losses 14 - 17 7 24 1 0 14 15 0 0-0 75 22.7 37 49.3
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February 3 - 3 2 5 0 0 3 2 0 0-0 14 21.4 7 50.0
March 7 - 9 3 12 1 0 6 7 1 0-0 41 22.0 22 53.7
April 5 - 6 2 8 0 0 6 7 0 0-0 26 23.1 11 42.3