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27 Scott McWilliams
Scott  McWilliams

Mountain Lakes, N.J.

High School:
Mountain Lakes

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205



McWilliams Headlines UVa's Six USILA All-America Honorees

Cockerton, Emery, LaPierre, Pannell, Scales also honored


McWilliams Highlights 2014 MLL Draft for Virginia as Three are Selected

UVa has had at least one first round selection in each of the past six drafts


UVa Places Six on Preseason All-America Team

Cockerton, Emery and Scales lead the Cavalier honorees with second team nods


McWilliams and White Headline UVa's Five USILA All-American Selections

Cockerton, Emery and O'Reilly also honored


Virginia and No. 1 North Carolina Clash Sunday For ACC Title

UVa aims for seventh ACC Tournament championship


Men's Lacrosse vs. Rutgers (by Matt Riley)

Men's Lacrosse vs. Rutgers (by Matt Riley)


Men's Lacrosse vs. Drexel (by Matt Riley)

Men's Lacrosse vs. Drexel (by Matt Riley)

• USILA second-team All-American
• Started all 16 of UVa's games
• One of UVa's three captains
• Led UVa with 24 caused turnovers
• Picked up two ground balls against No. 12 Loyola (Feb. 6)
• Picked up two ground balls and caused four turnovers at Richmond (Feb. 8)
• Scored first goal of the season against Syracuse (March 1)
• Also scored goals vs. Johns Hopkins (March 22) and vs. Duke (April 11)
• Notched an assist vs. Johns Hopkins (March 22)
• Picked up a season-high five ground balls vs. Johns Hopkins (March 22)
• Caused four turnovers against the Blue Jays


• USILA second-team All-American
• All-ACC honoree
• Appeared in all 15 of UVa's games with 11 starts on defense
• Started the final three games of the season as UVa's first LSM
• Missed start against Johns Hopkins, the first missed start of his career
• Finished the season No. 2 in the nation with 36 caused turnovers
• Caused at least one turnover in all 15 games except for the season finale against North Carolina (April 28)
• Scored one goal and four assists for five points
• Scored his lone goal at Stony Brook (Feb. 23)
• Dished out assists against VMI (Feb. 19), Mount St. Mary's (Feb. 26), Cornell (March 9) and Maryland (March 30)
• Picked up 48 ground balls, including seven against VMI (Feb. 19) and six against Maryland (March 30)


• USILA All-American honorable mention
• Started 15 games on defense
• With injury to Chris LaPierre, started at LSM vs Penn in Denver
• Appeared in all 16 games
• Had 29 ground balls
• Dished an assist at No. 20 Drexel
• Held Stony Brook's Jeff Tundo, a Ohio State transfer, to one assist
• Scored his first career goal against No. 3 Cornell
• Tallied three caused turnovers and picked up six ground balls at No. 9 UNC


• Appeared in all 18 games, starting every single contest as a true freshman
• Tied for No. 2 on the squad with 16 caused turnovers
• Picked up three ground balls against Cornell in the NCAA Quarterfinal
• Also caused one turnover against the Big Red in the NCAA Tournament
• Set a career mark with three caused turnovers against Mount St. Mary's
• Also had three ground balls against The Mount

• Listed as the No. 6 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• Rated the No. 3 incoming defenseman in the country by Inside Lacrosse
• 2010 Under Armour All-American and U.S. Lacrosse All-American
• First-team all-state, All-Gibbs Division and all-area in 2010
• Registered 42 Ground Balls, eight goals and five assists as a senior
• Hugh Chambers Award Recipient
• Ranked the No. 6 rising senior by Inside Lacrosse
• Played quarterback and safety for the Mountain Lakes football team that was the undefeated New Jersey North 1, Group 1 State Champions in both 2008 and 2009
• Tom Muir Award Recipient.

• Son of Nancy and Scott McWilliams
• Has two older sisters, Kristen, and Kate
• Involved in UVa's Athletes Committed to Education (ACE) program
• Volunteer activities included being a member of the Team Haiti Project, and volunteering for the town recreation and lacrosse programs

McWilliams' Career Statistics



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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.

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