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Anthony Ghobriel

210 lbs.
Dallas, Texas
Highland Park
High School
Previous School
Anthony Ghobriel - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

AT NAVY (2022-23)


  • Appeared in all 16 contests
  • Ranked #12 nationally and #3 in the Patriot League in faceoff winning percentage (185-306, 60.5) and #41 in ground balls per game (5/19)
  • Broke the Navy single-season faceoff wins record (191)
  • Closed out the year ranked 6th on Navy’s single-season top-20 ground balls list (83)
  • Was sensational in the win over Bucknell, where he won 19 of the 24 draws (79.2) he took and 12 ground balls, each a career high
  • Earned Patriot League Faceoff Specialist of the Week honors for a second time this season behind a career high performance against Lafayette (87.5%)
  • Played a sensational game against #17 Boston U. (3/31) where he matched his career high in ground balls (7)
  • Won 18 of the 28 draws (64.3) at Colgate, the second-most wins and the most attempts of his career
  • Garnered Patriot League Faceoff Specialist of the Week recognition following his performance at High Point (2/25)


  • Appeared in Patriot League contests
  • Missed the first two months of the season recovering from a shoulder surgery


  • Named a 2021 US Lacrosse All-American
  • 2021 Adrenaline All-American
  • Two-time (2019, 2021) Texas High School Lacrosse League All-State selection
  • Earned a 4-Star rating from Inside Lacrosse as a sophomore and was ranked among the top-10 faceoff specialists in the country
  • Named the Offensive MVP of the 2018 Div. II State Championship Game
  • Led Highland Park HS to the 2018 THSLL Div. II State Championship crown, while finishing as the Div. I runner-up in 2019 and 2021
  • Highland Park’s leading rusher and tops in touchdowns (16) as a senior
  • All-District recognition in 2020 for football
  • Member of the Highland Park football team that was ranked #2 in the state of Texas in 2020 and was a Class 5A quarterfinalist


  • Earned Commandant’s (Spring 2023) and Dean’s (Fall 2022) List accolade
  • Major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA’s College of Arts and Sciences