Jack

McGovern

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#38

Defender
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 194
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Francisco, Calif.
High School: St. Ignatius College Prep

Bio

2016:

  • Started all 15 games
  • Recorded first collegiate assist in a game at No. 13 Navy (Apr. 2)
  • Picked up 18 ground balls
  • Caused nine turnovers
  • Earned Patriot League Academic Honor Roll accolades

2015:

  • Started all 13 games during his sophomore campaign
  • Tied for fourth on the team with six caused turnovers
  • Totaled 12 ground balls
  • Tallied three ground balls and one caused turnover in a 10-9 victory over host Fairfield (2/14)
  • Picked up three ground balls in a 20-9 loss to No. 10 ranked Harvard (3/9) and in a 12-10 victory against host Boston University (4/17)
  • Collected a ground ball and posted two caused turnovers in a 14-13 loss to visiting Colgate (4/11)
  • Tallied a ground ball and a caused turnover in an 11-2 victory over visiting Hartford (3/17)

2014:

  • Started in all 15 games
  • Named the team’s Defensive Player of the Year
  • Led the team with 10 caused turnovers
  • Gathered seven ground balls
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at St. Ignatius College Preparatory School for coach Chris Packard
  • Team captain in 2013
  • Named an All-American in 2013
  • Earned first team All-League honors in 2013
  • Helped team win the WCAL league championship
  • Played club lacrosse with the Alcatraz Outlaws for coach Braden Edwards
  • Also played varsity football for two years, helping the team to two CCS championships
  • Named first team All-League and first team All-City in football in 2013


Personal:

  • Son of Edward and Tina McGovern
  • Father played football at Santa Clara University (Class of 1979)
  • Has three sisters (Katie, Claire and Meagan)
  • Sister, Katie, played lacrosse at UC Davis (Class of 2008)
  • Majoring in Political Science


McGovern's Career Statistics

Season GP G A Pts GWG GB CTO
2014 15 0 0 0 0 7 10
2015 13 0 0 0 0 12 6
2016 15 0 1 1 0 18 9
Total 43 0 1 1 0 37 25
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