WORTH NOTING: Poised offensive player who played like a seasoned veteran throughout a brilliant freshman campaign ... paired with roommate Garrett Billings to give the Cavaliers a dangerous pair of rookie attackmen ... was the only freshman in the country to score 20 goals and 20 assists and only the sixth in UVa history ... tied for the lead with Chris Mulheron (Binghamton) as the national leader among freshmen with 21 assists ... was also third in total points (47) and tied for fourth in goals (26) ... his 47 points are tied for fifth all-time by a Cavalier freshman, while his 26 goals are tied for sixth and 21 assists tied for seventh ... preseason third-team All-American by Face-Off Yearbook.
AT VIRGINIA: 2006--Listed as the nation's top freshman before the season by Inside Lacrosse and he lived up to his billing ... ACC Rookie of the Year ... Inside Lacrosse All-Freshmen team ... started every game on attack ... was the only freshman in the country to score 20 goals and 20 assists ... tied for fourth in the ACC in scoring (2.76 ppg), was sixth in assists (1.24/g) and seventh in goals (1.53/g) ... scored at least one goal in all but two games ... two goals, two assists in his debut vs. Drexel ... career-high four assists against Denver to lead the team ... scored twice against Towson to start a streak of seven consecutive multigoal games ... tallied a career-high five points (2g, 3a) vs. North Carolina ... tied his career high with three goals and two assists vs. Bellarmine ... two goals in the ACC Tournament championship game against Maryland and was named to the all-tournament team ... scored twice and had three assists in the first round of the NCAA tournament vs. Notre Dame ... scored two goals in the semifinals against Syracuse ... had a goal and game-high three assists in the finals vs. UMass ... named to the NCAA Championships All-Tournament Team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Standout in lacrosse, basketball and soccer ... lacrosse All-American and a starter since his freshman year ... Washington Post Player of the Year as a senior and two-time All-Met ... Montgomery Examiner and Montgomery County Gazette Player of the Year ... set school records for points (274) and assists (156) ... three-time first-team all-state and first-team all-league ... scored 55 goals and added 38 assists to lead his team to the league championship ... notched 21 goals and 45 assists as a junior ... earned four letters in basketball and was the team captain as a senior ... two letters in soccer ... Dean's List.
PERSONAL: Son of Cissy and Bill Glading ... born 12-17-86 in Bethesda, Md. ... has an older sister, Sarah, and two older brothers, Billy and Matt, as well as a younger brother, Pat ... Billy was an All-American midfielder on UVa's national championship team in 2003 and currently plays professionally for the Boston Cannons.
GLADING'S CAREER STATISTICS