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JD Colarusso
Player Profile:
JD Colarusso 1768642
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 160
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Poughquag, N.Y.
High School: Arlington

2017:
• America East All-Conference Second Team and All-Tournament Team in first year as starting goalkeeper
• First in the America East and 16th in Division I with 53.6% save rate, 20th in Division I with 9.37 goals allowed average
• Started all 18 games, earning 15-3 record with 179 saves in 992:36 of playing time
• Earned first career collegiate victory, the first of nine straight wins, with career-high 19 saves and eight goals allowed vs. Drexel (2/25), earning America East Defensive Player of the Week
• Saved 16 shots in 21 shots on goal in 52+ minutes in conference opening victory at Vermont (3/18)
• Held Binghamton (4/19) to four goals with 13 saves for tenth victory
• Had an assist, five ground balls and eight saves in victory vs. Hartford (4/29)
• Earned NCAA First Round victory vs. North Carolina (5/13) with 13 saves and four ground balls

2016:
• Did not play in the season, redshirt year

2015:
• UAlbany's reserve goalkeeper, playing in eight games off the bench
• Played total of 118:24, saving 17 shots and allowing 22 goals
• Made first appearance at Canisius (3/17), saving two shots with three goals allowed in fourth quarter
• Helped contribute to UAlbnay shutout vs. UMass Lowell (3/28), playing 23:55 with two saves
• Played full second half vs. Siena (4/21) with three saves
• Made first NCAA Tournament appearance at Cornell (5/19), not allowing a goal in the final 1:03

2014:
• Reserve goalie for UAlbany, playing in seven games off the bench for total of 41:36
• Made collegiate debut vs. Harvard (3/1)
• Played final 10:15 at UMass (3/8), saving four shots on six shots on goal

High School: Four-year letterwinner in goal at Arlington High... Earned All-America honors as a senior... First Team MSG Varsity and Poughkeepsie Journal Player of the Year in 2013... All-section honors as a junior, all-league honors as a sophomore... Led Arlington to a league title in 2011... Team captain junior and senior years.

Personal: Full name is Joseph Daniel Colarusso... Has not decided a major... Son of Joseph and Pamela Colarusso... Has a sister, Anna... Father, Joseph, was an All-American goalkeeper at Yorktown.

CAREER HIGHS
Saves: 19 (@ Drexel, Feb. 25, 2017) 
Ground Balls: 5 (3x, last: vs. Yale, Apr. 22, 2017)
Caused Turnovers: 1 (2x, last: vs. Maryland, May 21, 2017)

CAREER STATISTICS 

Year

GP/GS

Min

GA

GAA

SV

%

2014

7/0

41:36

8

11.54

7

.467

2015

8/0

118:24

22

11.15

17

.436

2016

0/0

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0

--

0

--

2017

18/18

992:36

155

9.37

179

.536

Total

33/18

1152:36

185

9.63

203

.523

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