|City/State:||Pepper Pike, Ohio|
|High School:||University School|
Career: Played in 14 games with two starts ... tallied a goal and an assist for two points ... picked up four ground balls.
2012: Played in seven contests with two starting assignments ... registered his lone goal of the season against Maryland (5/26) in the NCAA semifinal ... picked up one ground ball in season-opening win over Rutgers.
2011: Played in seven games ... registered first collegiate goal in win over Presbyterian (4/11) ... also handed out an assist versus the Blue Hose ... picked up three ground balls for the year ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
Prep: A two-year letterwinner for Jack Fisher at University School … helped guide team to Ohio Division II State title as a senior … named the Offensive Most Valuable Player in the championship game … voted the team’s Offensive Most Valuable Player as a senior … served as a team captain … earned first team all-region and all-state honors in 2008 … posted 45 goals and 17 assists for 62 points as a senior … led squad to Division II State Semifinals as a junior … had 21 points in 2007 despite missing seven games during the year … two-year member of Burning River club team … a National Merit Scholarship Finalist … member of the Cum Laude Society.
Personal: Son of Vladimir and Kathy Vekstein … has one sister, Carolyn … born on September 17, 1989.