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Justin Zelen
Player Profile:
Justin Zelen 1993843
Position: Midfield/Defense
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Smithtown, N.Y.
High School: Hauppauge

2017:
• UAlbany's reserve LSM, playing all 18 games on defense and on the faceoff unit
• Finished with 20 ground balls and three caused turnovers
• Scooped three ground balls in victory at Drexel (2/25)
• Career-high four ground balls in home game vs. Maryland (4/12)

2016:
• Played in six games as a reserve in the UAlbany midfield
• Netted a goal and grabbed a ground ball in road victory at UMass Lowell (4/2)

2015:
• Played off the bench in 12 games in the midfield and the faceoff-X, finishing with a goal, four ground balls and a 42.9% faceoff win rate (12-28)
• Scored first collegiate goal in a man-up situation vs. Hartford (3/21)
• Scooped two ground balls in home victory vs. UMass Lowell (3/28)
• Primary faceoff man for UAlbany in victory at Binghamton (4/11), winning 11 of 24 (45.8%)

High School: Lettered four years in lacrosse, two years in basketball and one year in football at Hauppauge High... Named a team captain as a senior, scoring 36 goals and 23 assists en route to an 11-win season with the Eagles... led Hauppauge to Suffolk County Class B semifinals as a sopohmore... Earned first team all-league honors in lacrosse and football, also earning Second Team All-Tristate, All-Long Island and All-Suffolk County honors in lacrosse... Team MVP in lacrosse in junior and senior years... Competed in the Brogden Cup for the United States in 2014.

Personal: Intending to major in business administration... Son of Mike Zelen and Marion Renzolli... Has two brothers, Jamie and Kory.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 1 (2x, last: @ UMass Lowell, Apr. 2, 2016)
Goals: (2x, last: @ UMass Lowell, Apr. 2, 2016)
Assists: N/A
Ground Balls: 4 (vs. Maryland, Apr. 12, 2017)
Caused Turnovers: 1 (3x, last: vs. Yale, Apr. 22, 2017)
Faceoffs Won: 11 (@ Binghamton, Apr. 11, 2015)

CAREER STATISTICS 

Year

GP/GS

G

A

PTS

GB

CT

FO

2015

12/0

1

0

1

4

0

12-28

2016

6/0

1

0

1

1

0

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2017

18/0

0

0

0

20

3

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Total

36/0

2

0

2

25

3

12-28

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