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5 Derrick Preuss
Derrick  Preuss


Setauket, N.Y.

High School:
Ward Melville

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 194


WORTH NOTING: Smart, mature attackman who continues to work hard and improve ??played some of his best lacrosse in the fall ? excellent time and room shooter ? could see time on extra man this spring.

AT VIRGINIA: 2002? Played in four games?Drexel, Duke, North Carolina and Butler?as a reserve on attack ? had an assist vs. Butler ? ground balls vs. Drexel and North Carolina. 2001?Made six appearances ...?had his only assist and three ground balls vs. Radford. 2000?Played in eight games as a reserve on attack ? both of his goals came in his collegiate debut against Rutgers ... had an assist vs. Radford ... played in six straight games from Rutgers through North Carolina, but only played against Ohio State and Butler after that.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three times in lacrosse ... All-County and County All Star Game MVP in 1999 ... recorded 66 goals and 24 assists in 17 games as a senior ... set school record with 10 goals in one game ... had 45 goals and 44 assists in junior season ... won scholar athlete award that year.

PERSONAL: Son of Mary Anne and Richard Preuss ... born 3-19-81 in New York, N.Y. ... has an older sister, Stephanie, and two younger brothers, Matt and Ryan ... economics major.


Year Games G.Balls Shots Goals Assists Pts Pen
2000 8 3 6 2 1 3 0
2001 6 4 5 0 1 1 0
2002 4 2 3 0 1 1 0
2003 13 2 5 0 1 1 0
Career 31 11 19 2 4 6 0


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