Will represent Ireland in the 2010 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Men's World Championship in Manchester, England in July.
2009: Played in six games... made 16 saves and allowed 25 goals, as he had a 19.85 goals against average and a .390 save percentage ... picked up five ground balls.
2008: Played in six games in goal with one start ... made 11 saves and allowed 20 goals, as he had a 12.97 goals against average and .355 save percentage ... went 0-1 ... made his first collegiate start in the game at Dartmouth (3/25) ... picked up six ground balls.
2007: Appeared in two games ... made two saves and allowed one goal.
Before Holy Cross: Was a two-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at John Jay H.S. as a goalie ... named a 2006 All-American as a senior captain ... earned All-Section and All-League accolades in 2005 and 2006 ... named the team MVP as a senior ... team advanced to the state semifinals in both 2005 and 2006.
Personal: Son of
Kevin and Kathy Sweeney ... his father played football at Marist
... has two brothers, Kevin and Pat ... his brother Kevin was a
goalie on the Providence lacrosse team ... majoring in Economics