Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
11 Eddie Loftus
Career: Played in 31 games … Scored 10 goals and eight assists for 18 points … A four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll honoree.
2013: Played in eight games with one start … Finished the season with three assists … Dished out helpers in wins over Towson (3/16), Georgetown (3/23) and Marquette (5/5) … Picked up a career-high three ground balls versus Mercer (2/17) and two in the win over High Point (4/5) … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Played in nine games and started one ... posted four goals and an assist for five points ... registered a season-high two goals in win over Dartmouth (3/18) ... had a goal in NCAA semifinal versus Maryland (5/26) ... also had a goal in 9-8 victory over Brown (3/27) ... handed out an assist in season-opening win over Rutgers (2/11).
2011: Played in five games and started one ... registered four assists for the year ... tallied a career-high three assists in win over Mercer (3/13) ... also had an assist in season-opening win over Siena (2/12) ... picked up three ground balls and had one caused turnover ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
2010: Saw action in nine contests … registered a career-high six goals against Presbyterian (4/9) … also picked up two ground balls against the Blue Hose.
Prep: A three-year letterwinner for John Calabria at Syosset ... named Honorable Mention All-America his senior year ... scored 75 goals and 60 assists for 135 points during his scholastic career ... earned all-county recognition as a senior ... helped lead Syosset to a second-place finish at the state championship his junior season ... tallied 30 goals and 20 assists as a junior, followed by 25 goals and 20 assists his senior season ... selected for all-conference recognition as a junior ... a Long Island Empire State team gold medalist in 2008 ... also earned two letters in soccer and basketball for Syosset ... was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Brian and Barbara Loftus ... has two brothers, Dan and Chris ... has a sister, Alexandra ... brother Dan (Duke '08) played goalie for the Blue Devils and Chris (Duke '09) was a member of the midfield for four seasons at Duke ... born Oct. 3, 1991.