Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
20 Charlie Payton
2013: Played in seven games … Had four ground balls … Won 5-of-10 faceoffs … Won 3-of-5 restarts versus Georgetown (3/23) … Picked up two ground balls against the Hoyas … Won 2-of-2 faceoffs in NCAA semifinal win over Cornell (5/25) … Registered a caused turnover in victory over Marist (3/18) … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Played in three games ... picked up two ground balls ... went 4-of-7 at the faceoff X ... missed final portion of the season to injury.
2011: Saw action in 12 contests ... tallied his first collegiate goal in win over Mercer (3/13) ... went 21-of-40 (.525) at the faceoff X and picked up 19 ground balls ... won a season-high six restarts against Brown (3/29) ... won all three draws against Mercer ... picked up a season-high five ground balls against Brown and Presbyterian (4/11) ... named to All-ACC Academic Team ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
Personal: Son of Lincoln and Joanne Payton ... brother Sam played lacrosse at Duke and was captain of the 2010 NCAA Championship squad.