2017-18 Men's Lacrosse Roster
#4 Austin Gaiss
Weight 180 lbs.
Hometown North Andover, MA
High School Phillips Academy
AS A SENIOR (2018)
- Dressed for all 15 games in 2018.
- Picked up five ground balls, including one in both the first and last game of the season.
- Forced a turnover at Marquette (4/11/18) nad Denver (5/13/18).
AS A JUNIOR (2017)
- Played in the first two games of the season before being sidelined for the remainder of the year due to an injury
AS A SOPHOMORE (2016)
- After sitting out his freshman year due to an injury, Gaiss saw action in all 15 games in 2016, posting a goal, six ground balls and a caused turnover
- Scored his first career goal in a 17-7 win over Syracuse (4/2)
AS A FRESHMAN (2015)
- Did not see playing time his first season due to injury
PREP AND PERSONAL
- Selected for the New England Under Armour Underclassmen Team as a junior
- “Fab Forty” All-Star at the 2012 Philly Fall Showcase
- 2013 Phillips Academy Team MVP
- Captain of Phillips Academy squad as a junior and senior
- Posted 38 points as a senior and was awarded the Hulburd Trophy, which is given to the senior who typifies enthusiasm, character and a winning spirit
- Played for the Fighting Clams LC (Mass.)
- An honor student all four years of high school
- Son of Michael and Jennifer Gaiss
- Sister, Kaitlin, played lacrosse at Duke
- Has an older brother, Ryan
- Phillips Academy teammate of fellow Irish lacrosse player William Young
- Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as an IT management major with a concentration in business analytics