26 Nick Howard
26 - Nick Howard
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Southington, Conn.
Position: M
gp 15
p 34
g 24
a 10

Junior (2018): Appeared in 15 games with one start in his final season as a Fighting Knight...ranked third on the team in goals (24) and points (34) while finishing second in assists (10)...added 15 ground balls and three caused turnovers...let off a single-season program-high 108 shots...recorded at least one point in 14 of 15 games...named the SSC Offensive Player of the Week (3/5) after exploding offensively with nine points behind eight goals and an assist over two Lynn victories...found the back of the net a career-high five times in the win over Dominican (N.Y.) (2/28), one shy of the program record...became the fourth player in program history to score five or more goals in a game...tallied three goals and an assist vs. Wingate (3/3).

Sophomore (2017): 
Solidified a consistent role as an offensive midfielder in his sophomore season, seeing action in all 13 games…ranked third on the team in assists (8) and fourth on the squad in points (21) and goals (13)…scored three man-up goals…finished with 12 ground balls…notched his first career point with an assist in the season opener vs. Lees-McRae (2/11)…scored his first two career goals to go along with three ground balls in the win over #8 Adelphi (2/18)…secured his first career hat trick and added a helper for a four-point game at #11 Seton Hill (3/18)…scored at least one goal in the final five games of the season and had at least two points over the final four…recorded three-point games in both the regular-season finale at Florida Southern (4/22) and in the SSC Semifinals against Florida Tech (4/28).

Freshman (2016): Saw action in five games as a freshman, logging 11 shots, four ground balls and two caused turnovers…made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Shorter (2/13)…picked up two ground balls and totaled seven shots in wins against both Dominican (3/9) and MIT (3/23)....earned SSC Commissioner Honor Roll recognition for earning a 3.2 grade point average or better. 
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High School: Played as a midfielder at both Xavier High School and Canterbury School (postgraduate year)…during his senior year he played in 15 games where he scored 29 goals averaging two goals a game…also had 12 assists and won 37 groundballs…was named to the All New England First Team and All-SCC Second Team.

Personal: Born April 12, 1996…son of Duane and Stephanie Howard…has two brothers, Keith and Ian…marketing major.

Recent Games
Mar 31 Florida Southern L, 14-12
Apr 4 at #16 Florida Tech L, 16-8
Apr 7 at Embry-Riddle (FL) W, 17-5
Apr 11 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 21-4
Apr 14 at #6 Saint Leo L, 11-10
Apr 21 #7 Tampa L, 13-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 7
Points 34 12
Goals 24 7
Assists 10 5
Man-up goals 2 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 15 4
Turnovers 23 13
Caused turnovers 3 2
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 108 49
Shooting percentage 22.2 14.3
Shots on goal 56 25
Shots on goal percentage 51.9 51.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Jan 27 Keiser   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Florida Tech   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 vs. Mars Hill W, 14-7 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Feb 24 at #9 Limestone L, 16-6 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 7 14.3 4 57.1
Feb 28 Dominican (N.Y.) W, 14-5 5 0 5 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 10 50.0 6 60.0
Mar 3 Wingate W, 14-9 3 1 4 1 0 2 3 1 0-0 9 33.3 4 44.4
Mar 7 Emmanuel (GA) W, 16-2 1 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 6 16.7 5 83.3
Mar 10 at North Greenville W, 11-10 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 4 25.0 1 25.0
Mar 13 Westminster (Utah) W, 14-9 3 0 3 1 0 2 2 0 0-0 7 42.9 3 42.9
Mar 17 at #10 Belmont Abbey W, 10-9 2 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 10 20.0 5 50.0
Mar 24 at Rollins L, 8-7 1 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 7 14.3 3 42.9
Mar 31 Florida Southern L, 14-12 1 1 2 0 0 3 3 1 0-0 6 16.7 4 66.7
Apr 4 at #16 Florida Tech L, 16-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0-0 10 0.0 5 50.0
Apr 7 at Embry-Riddle (FL) W, 17-5 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Apr 11 Palm Beach Atlantic W, 21-4 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
Apr 14 at #6 Saint Leo L, 11-10 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 9 22.2 6 66.7
Apr 21 #7 Tampa L, 13-6 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 8 0.0 2 25.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 0-0 11 0.0 6 54.5
2016-17 13 - 13 8 21 3 0 12 10 1 0-0 69 18.8 36 52.2
2017-18 15 1 24 10 34 2 0 15 23 3 0-0 108 22.2 56 51.9
Total 33 1 37 18 55 5 0 31 36 6 0-0 188 19.7 98 52.1
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 1 24 10 34 2 0 15 23 3 0-0 108 22.2 56 51.9
Conference 7 1 7 5 12 0 0 4 13 2 0-0 49 14.3 25 51.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 1 14 6 20 2 0 11 16 2 0-0 51 27.5 26 51.0
Away 7 - 9 3 12 0 0 3 7 1 0-0 51 17.6 27 52.9
Neutral 1 - 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
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Wins 9 - 19 7 26 2 0 10 12 1 0-0 61 31.1 32 52.5
Losses 6 1 5 3 8 0 0 5 11 2 0-0 47 10.6 24 51.1
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February 3 - 7 1 8 0 0 3 5 0 0-0 23 30.4 13 56.5
March 7 - 12 6 18 2 0 12 10 2 0-0 49 24.5 25 51.0
April 5 1 5 3 8 0 0 0 8 1 0-0 36 13.9 18 50.0