Justin

Carfora

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Midfield
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 161
Year: Senior
Hometown: Plainview, N.Y.
High School: St. Anthony's

Bio

Feature Story on Carfora: A Summer On The National Stage

  • Team Captain
  • A Veteran Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016:

  • Served as team captain
  • Played in 17 games, making 16 starts
  • Notched one assist in the 3-1 win over Lehigh (Sep. 24)

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015:

  • Tied for third on the team in points with six while his  three goals were tied for second
  • Started in all 17 games he played in
  • Scored the game-winner in the 3-1 defeat over Quinnipiac (9/16) and posted another in the 1-0 victory over Lehigh (9/26)
  • Scored in the 1-1 tie with Bucknell (10/3)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014:

  • Played in all 17 games making 14 starts
  • Earned third team All-Patriot League honors
  • Tied for second on the team in points with two goals and a team-high five assists
  • His five assists were tied for eighth in the conference
  • Had his first collegiate goal and assisted the game-winning goal in the 2-1 defeat of Quinnipiac (9/17)
  • Scored the game-winning goal in the 4-1 defeat of Sacred Heart (9/20)
  • Assisted two goals in the double overtime 2-2  tie versus Dartmouth (9/23)
  • Posted an assist in the double overtime loss to #23 American (10/4)
  • Made an assist in the game with Navy (10/25)
  • Earned Patriot League Academic Honor Roll accolades

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played two seasons of varsity soccer at St. Anthony's for head coach Gene Buonaiuto
  • Captained the team as a senior in 2013
  • Helped lead St. Anthony's to a 22-1-1 record and the New York Catholic High School Athletic Association state championship in 2013
  • Named the 2013 Player of the Year, League MVP and first team All-State
  • Named NSCAA All-America 2013, Newsday Suffolk County Player of the Year 2013 and NSCAA All-Region 2013
  • Team won a league title in 2012 and conference and state titles in 2013
  • Scored nine goals and posted 14 assists during his career
  • Scored six goals and posted 10 assists as a senior
  • Was a member of the Massapequa Arsenal club soccer team for head coach Tobias Bischof
  • Team won the state championship in 2013
  • Member of National Honor Society

Personal:

  • Son of Neil and Anne Carfora
  • Has one brother (Ryan)
  • Majoring in Economics

Carfora's Career Statistics:

Season GP-GS G A Pts Shots GWG PK-Att
2014 17-14 2 5 9 16 1 0-0
2015 17-17 3 0 6 20 2 2-2
2016 17-16 0 1 1 17 0 0-0
Total 51-47 5 6 16 53 3 2-2

 

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