Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
32 Greg DeLuca
Career: Played in 68 games at defensive midfield … Tallied seven goals and three assists for 10 points … Picked up 71 ground balls and 21 caused turnovers … Went 38-of-89 (.439) at the faceoff X.
2013: Played in all 21 games as a defensive midfielder … Registered a career-high five goals and one assist for six points … Finished season with 25 ground balls and 11 caused turnovers … Tallied a career-high two goals in win at Rutgers (4/20) … Posted a goal and an assist in NCAA semifinal win over Cornell (5/25) … Also had a season-high four ground balls against the Big Red … Compiled two ground balls and two caused turnovers in NCAA Championship game against Syracuse (5/27) … Corralled three ground balls versus Towson (3/16) … Forced two turnovers three times, including in NCAA first round win over Loyola (5/12).
2012: Saw time in 20 contests ... Scored a goal and an assist for two points ... Had 18 ground balls and four caused turnovers ... Netted a goal in win over Jacksonville (2/26) ... Had an assist in NCAA Tournament first round win over Syracuse (5/12) ... Picked up four ground balls against Loyola (3/10) ... Had three pickups versus the Orange ... Also won 5-of-7 faceoffs in the victory over Syracuse ... Finished the year 14-of-27 from the faceoff X.
2011: Played in 18 games and started one in the defensive midfield ... Registered a goal and an assist for two points ... Picked up 26 ground balls and forced six turnovers ... Tallied his first career goal in win over Dartmouth (3/20) ... Had first career assist in victory over Brown (3/29) ... Picked up a career-high five ground balls at Jacksonville (4/30) ... Had two ground balls against Notre Dame in NCAA quarterfinal (5/22) and versus Maryland in the NCAA semifinal (5/28) ... Also had a caused turnover against both the Fighting Irish and Terrapins ... Won 18-of-47 faceoffs ... Won a career-high four restarts versus Jacksonville ... Victorious three times at the X in both the NCAA quarterfinal and semifinal contests ... Had at least one ground ball in 13 games ... ACC Honor Roll.
2010: Played in nine games … Picked up one ground ball in wins over Penn State (3/20) and Presbyterian (4/9) … Went 6-of-12 in faceoffs for the season … Won a season-best 3-of-4 restarts against Presbyterian.