20 Nick Shanks
20 Nick Shanks
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Laguna Beach, Calif.
High School: St. Margaret's Episcopal
Position: M
Major: American Studies
Dream Job: Astronaut
Favorite Place on Campus: West Hall
Favorite Professional Athlete: Jalen Ramsey
Favorite Pregame Meal: Turkey sandwich
Pregame Superstition: Walk down the Hillside steps
Hobbies: Memorizing lyrics, movie quotes, financial accounting
gp 7
p 15
g 10
a 5

2018 (Sophomore): USILA first team All-American...the only New England middie on All-America first team...One of two NESCAC players on the All-American first team...one of the most explosive and athletic midfielders in the country...transitioned from a D-middie last year and scored 38 goals with 12 assists for 50 points...NEILA All-New England first team pick and a NESCAC All-Conference second teamer...played his best in the biggest games...scored four goals against Ithaca and four more versus Wesleyan in the NCAA Tournament.

2017 (Freshman): Shanks played in 15 games in his freshman year..scored six goals and had 10 assists totaling 16 points..picked up 25 groundballs and caused two turnovers..scored two goals in the 22-9 win versus Trinity on March 25th.

Before Tufts: Was on the lacrosse, football and track teams at St. Margaret's Episcopal School...was a four-time varisty starter in lacrosse...was a three-time varsity starter in football...was named an Adrenaline All-American...selected as a US Lacrosse All-American...was a two-time lacrosse and one-time football CIF champion...was named the Academy League Player of the Year in 2015-16 for football...was an CIF/All-State selection for football in 2015-16.

Personal: Son of Tom Shanks...has one sibling, Carey Waggoner (29).

Recent Games
Mar 3 at Cortland W, 19-15
Mar 5 Keene St. W, 19-6
Mar 9 at Stevens W, 19-17
Mar 12 Endicott W, 13-5
Mar 15 at Colby W, 13-11
Mar 19 at Stevenson W, 19-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 7 2
Points 15 3
Goals 10 2
Assists 5 1
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 6 3
Turnovers 11 5
Caused turnovers 1 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 49 20
Shooting percentage 20.4 10.0
Shots on goal 25 9
Shots on goal percentage 51.0 45.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 2 at Hamilton W, 20-11 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 11 0.0 4 36.4
Mar 3 at Cortland W, 19-15 4 2 6 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 12 33.3 7 58.3
Mar 5 Keene St. W, 19-6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 9 at Stevens W, 19-17 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 7 14.3 4 57.1
Mar 12 Endicott W, 13-5 2 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 5 40.0 4 80.0
Mar 15 at Colby W, 13-11 2 0 2 0 0 1 5 1 0-0 9 22.2 5 55.6
Mar 19 at Stevenson W, 19-7 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 4 25.0 1 25.0
Mar 23 Trinity (Conn.)   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Connecticut Col.   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Williams   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Wesleyan (Conn.)   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Amherst   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 Bates   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Middlebury   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Bowdoin   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2016-17 15 - 6 10 16 0 0 25 6 2 0-0 22 27.3 12 54.5
2017-18 20 - 38 12 50 0 0 18 15 3 0-0 126 30.2 73 57.9
2018-19 7 - 10 5 15 0 0 6 11 1 0-0 49 20.4 25 51.0
Total 42 - 54 27 81 0 0 49 32 6 0-0 197 27.4 110 55.8
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 7 - 10 5 15 0 0 6 11 1 0-0 49 20.4 25 51.0
Conference 2 - 2 1 3 0 0 3 5 1 0-0 20 10.0 9 45.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 2 - 2 0 2 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 6 33.3 4 66.7
Away 5 - 8 5 13 0 0 4 9 1 0-0 43 18.6 21 48.8
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 7 - 10 5 15 0 0 6 11 1 0-0 49 20.4 25 51.0
Losses - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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March 7 - 10 5 15 0 0 6 11 1 0-0 49 20.4 25 51.0