Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
2 Luke Aaron
2014: Duke’s starting goaltender … Finished the year with a 9.92 goals against average and a .505 save percentage … Started the final 18 games of the year and finished with a 15-3 record … Earned the starting role after coming off the bench to make nine saves in a 14-10 victory over Denver … Registered 10-plus saves in eight of his 18 starting assignments … Made a career-high 15 stops in a loss to Maryland (2/26) and again in the 9-8 overtime victory over North Carolina (3/15) … Had 14 saves as Duke beat Virginia 17-15 (4/11) … Also picked up a career-high seven ground balls against the Cavaliers … Saved at least 50 percent of shots he faced in nine of his 18 starts, including the NCAA Championship game against Notre Dame … Stopped 59 percent of shots faced (10-of-17) in 15-7 win at Notre Dame (4/5) … Picked up five ground balls versus the Irish in the regular season … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2013: Saw action in 10 games in goal … Played a career-high 19 minutes between the pipes in the win over Marquette (5/5) ... Made a career-high seven saves versus Mercer (2/17) … Stopped two shots in the final minute of action in the NCAA Championship game versus Syracuse (5/27) … Recorded at least one save in eight of his 10 outings … Allowed 14 goals for an 11.14 goals against average … Compiled 19 saves for a .576 save percentage … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner at Deerfield Academy ... tabbed as the No. 29 overall recruit by Inside Lacrosse and the No. 3 goalie prospect by the publication ... led Deerfield Academy to a 60-4 record during his career, including a perfect 15-0 mark his junior campaign ... a 2012 Under Armour All-American ... had one assist and a 5.15 goals against average for Deerfield his senior season ... team finished 14-2 in 2012 behind his goaltending ... team captain ... member of GotSkillz Lacrosse Club ... also played football and ice hockey.
Personal: Son of Blaine and Mary Aaron ... has one brother, Sean ... brother played lacrosse at Union College and was a three-time All-American and earned the Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Award as Division III top goaltender ... brother currently plays for Hamilton Nationals of Major League Lacrosse ... born January 26, 1993 in Alexandria, Va.