43 - Jake McGuinness
Jake McGuinness
Height: 5-7
Weight: 165
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Barnstable, Mass.
High School: Barnstable HS
Position: M

AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
McGuinness made an immediate impact for the Lions appearing and starting in all 14 games…The midfielder scored two goals and added three assists for a five-point season…He also led the squad in ground balls with 68…He secured three or more ground balls in all but two contests…He tallied the first goal of his career in a multiple-goal effort against Wingate (04/17/09)…He posted his first career assist against Grand Canyon (03/05/09) and scooped up a career-best 12 ground balls against Mars Hill (03/27/09)...He was named Deep South Conference Player of the Week on March 16, 2009.

CAREER
Was Co-Captain and recorded 83 points during his senior year…2007 & 2008 Maratime League All-Star…Received the 2007 Maratime League Sportsmanship Award…2008 Eastern Mass All-Star…Received the 2008 Red Raider Sportsmanship Award…2007 All Cape Island All-Star.

PERSONAL
McGuinness was born February 1 in Plymouth, Mass…Business major…His hobby is skiing…His career goal is to own his own gym…His best asset to the team is his speed…Names Mike Vrabel as his favorite athlete and the New England Patriots as his favorite team…He chose Saint Leo because it has everything he was looking for in a college…Son of Cynthia and Michael McGuinness…Has one brother, Lukas.