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Chase Yager

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Position
5'10''
Height
175 lbs.
Weight
Graduate Student
Class
Virginia Beach, Va.
Hometown
Norfolk Academy
High School
Harvard
Previous School
Chase Yager - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

AT HARVARD (2022-23)

2023

  • All-Ivy Honorable Mention
  • Totaled 27 ground balls in all 12 possible games as a senior
  • Helped the Crimson clear the ball at an Ivy League second-best .891 percent clip
  • Finished second on the team with 14 caused turnovers, recording at least one in 10 games
  • Chipped in three goals and two assists on offense
  • Key contributor to the Crimson ride which finished third nationally after holding opponents to a .789 clearing percentage
  • Contributed to a defensive unit that caused the fourth-most turnovers in the nation at a 10.5-per-game clip
  • Recorded three ground balls and two caused turnovers in the season opener at No. 1 Virginia (Feb. 18)
  • Sealed the win for the Crimson in its upset over No. 4 Cornell, scoring a late goal to round out a 10-8 victory
  • Added two caused turnovers and three ground balls in the effort
  • Academic All-Ivy

2022

  • All-Ivy Honorable Mention
  • Appeared in all possible 13 games
  • Finished the season with 23 ground balls, 13 caused turnovers and two assists
  • His 13 caused turnovers was good for third on the team, while his 23 ground balls were good for fourth
  • Collected a career-high six ground balls and one caused turnover at Rutgers in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (May 15)

AT AMHERST (2019-20)

  • Named to the 2020 NESCAC All-Academic Team at Amherst College
  • National Runner-Up in the Division III Championship at Amherst College
  • Two-year letterwinner at Amherst College

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Four-year letterwinner and three-year starter at Norfolk
  • Served as captain senior year at Norfolk
  • Named a U.S. Lacrosse All-American senior year
  • Received All-State First Team honors senior year
  • Bob Scott Award recipient senior year
  • Named to the All-TCIS (Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools) First Team junior and senior year
  • Named to the All-Prep League Team junior and senior year
  • Received All-State Second Team honors junior year
  • Led Norfolk to four conference championship titles and two Virginia Prep League championships
  • Also a three-year letterwinner and two-time captain in soccer and two-year letterwinner and one-year captain in basketball at Norfolk

PERSONAL

  • Played club lacrosse for Amped Lacrosse
  • Cum Laude society member at Norfolk Academy
  • Senior class president
  • International Relations Fellow
  • Recipient of English and Political Science awards at Norfolk Academy
  • Pursuing a Master’s Degree in Commerce