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Height: 6'3"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Duxbury, Mass.
High School: Boston College High School


 Career Statistics   2014   2015  2016


Career: Played in 67 games with 15 starts on defense … Totaled 87 ground balls and 20 caused turnovers … Tallied one goal … Four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2017: Played in all 18 games … Was key member of man-down defense that led the ACC with a .673 success rate … Picked up 15 ground balls and totaled three caused turnovers … Recorded two ground balls against Denver (2/18), Saint Joseph’s (2/25), Loyola (3/11), Georgetown (3/18) and at Marquette (4/22) … Registered a season-best two caused turnovers versus Saint Joseph’s (2/25) … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016: Played in 15 games with four starts on defense … Key member of the faceoff wing … Tied for third on the team with 39 ground balls … Had at least one ground ball in 12 games … Picked up a career-high eight ground balls in ACC Semifinal win over Notre Dame (4/29) … Also recorded two caused turnovers against the Irish … Scored his first career goal at Boston University (5/8) … Had five ground balls three times, including in NCAA Tournament first round game at Loyola (5/14) … Totaled four ground balls and a caused turnover at Notre Dame (4/10) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015: Played in 18 games with 11 starts on close defense … Ranked second among close defensemen with 28 ground balls and nine caused turnovers … Had five ground balls in win over High Point (2/7) and versus Marquette (4/18) and Ohio State (5/9) … Recorded a season-high three caused turnovers in ACC Championship game versus Syracuse (4/26) … Had two takeaways against Ohio State in the NCAA Tournament … Named ACC Defensive Player of the Week following his five ground balls and one caused turnover at Marquette … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll. 

2014: Played in 16 games on defense … Key member of Duke’s man-down team … Collected five ground balls … Registered two caused turnovers … Picked up two GBs against Notre Dame (4/5) and Syracuse (4/25) … Also had two caused turnovers versus the Orange in the ACC Tournament … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for Ted Bibeau at Boston College High School … A US Lacrosse All-American as a junior … A two-time Catholic Conference All-Star … Helped lead team to Catholic Conference Championship in 2011 and to the state semifinals in 2012 and 2013 … Named to the Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic Team as a junior and senior … A Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic choice in 2012 … Tallied a career-best nine goals as a junior and finished with 15 for his career as a defenseman.
Personal: Son of Adam and Maura Yanulis … Has one older brother, John who is a junior for the Trinity College golf team.
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