Men's Lacrosse

Chris Viviano   3
Chris Viviano

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Hyde Park, N.Y.

High School:
Chaminade

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
Defense

Birthdate:
02/28/1987


GENERAL: Elevated to team captain on March 26, 2008...Program's best on ball defenseman...Handles the ball very well in the open field...Extremely athletic...Understands the game of lacrosse very well...Picked pre-season All-Conference team by Inside Lacrosse Face-off Yearbook...Named pre-season All-MAAC team.

2008: First Team All-MAAC...Started all 16 games at defense...Scored three goals in just four shots...Third on the team with 46 ground balls...Led the team with 14 caused turnovers...Scored goals on man-up at Stony Brook (3/8) and man-down against Presbyterian (2/16).

2007: Named First Team All-MAAC...Started all 16 games on defense...Tallied two points off two assists...Scooped 49 ground balls..

2006: Appeared in 13 games at the long pole...Scooped up 44 ground balls...Tallied one assist.

BEFORE SIENA: Lettered four years of varsity lacrosse and varsity football while at Chaminade High School...Named All-League as a senior in lacrosse ...Named MVP the CHSSA Championship game as a senior...Named All-League his junior and senior seasons in football...Was captain of his football team his senior year.

PERSONAL: Born February 28, 1987 in Queens, N.Y...Son of Ralph and Katherine Viviano...A business major...Chose Siena because of its lacrosse program, campus, and friendly community.

BRECHT ON VIVIANO: "Chris has transformed his game. He has become not only one of the most talented players in the program, but one of the hardest workers. As his game continues to evolve, our program will continue to evolve with him."

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yearGPGAPtsShotsShot%GWGUPDNGBTOCTPenPIM
2006130111.000000445943.0
2007160221.000000497254.5
2008163034.7500114691454.0
2009170003.00000054112822.0
Totals623369.33301119332531613.5
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