Skip to simplified nav

28 Jared Conners
Jared  Conners

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Pittsford, N.Y.

High School:
Pittsford

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 210

Position:
Defense


TIFFANY ON CONNERS
"It did not take long at all, once he started digesting our schemes and nourishment, for this first-year to demonstrate his sophisticated lacrosse skills and gamesmanship.  Jared is proving to be a vacuum cleaner with ground balls and he is deceptively strong.  To our staff’s pleasant surprise, we have already witnessed the emergence of leadership.  Jared is well ahead of most in his poise and commanding with his voice."

2017
• Appeared in all 15 of UVA's games at the LSM position
• Picked up 49 ground balls and caused 11 turnovers
• Scored two goals and dished out one assist 
• Made collegiate debut at Loyola, picking up three ground balls and causing three turnovers
• Picked up a season-high seven ground balls against Drexel
• Scored his first two collegiate goals at Richmond, including the game-winning score with 55.6 seconds left
• He then striped Richmond of the ball on ensuing defensive stand to secure victory with the caused turnover

HIGH SCHOOL

• Listed as the No. 20 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• Listed as the No. 4 defenseman in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• Under Armour All-American
• Four-year letterwinner at Pittsford
• Two-time US Lacrosse All-American
• Scored 13 goals and dished out 10 assists during high school career as a pole
• Two-year captain
• Two-time Section V Defensive Player of the Year
• First-team all-county
• All-Greater Rochester 
• Honor roll student

PERSONAL
• Son of Mark and Karen Conners
• Has an older brother, Jesse, and a younger sister, Paige
• Brother, Jesse, plays football at Holy Cross
• Enjoys fishing
• Volunteer coach at Pittsford youth lacrosse camps


Loading...

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Carla Williams
Williams Excited About Opportunity at UVA
General Release
10/22/17
The next athletics director at UVA will be Carla Williams, who's been a student--athlete, coach and an administrator at the University of Georgia.
Joe Reed
'Hoos Take Step Back in One-Sided Loss
Football
10/21/17
For Virginia, which lost 41-10 to visiting Boston College on Saturday, the next opportunity to become bowl-eligible comes next weekend at Pitt.
Fred Green
Green Adjusting to New Surroundings
Wrestling
10/20/17
A transfer from Boise State, which dropped its wrestling program last spring, Fred Green is a candidate to start at 157 pounds for Virginia.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop