10 - Elliot Sykora
Elliot Sykora
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Wilmette, Ill.
High School: Loyola Academy
Position: D
Major: Physics

2012: Played in 15 games, started 14...five goals...two assists...seven points...one man-down goal...27 groundballs...12 caused turnovers...ranked second on the team in caused turnovers...posted two goals, including a man-down marker, and an assist against Massachusetts Maritime (4/21)...tallied five groundballs at UMass Dartmouth (3/14) and Babson (4/14)...also had a career-high four caused turnovers at Babson (4/14)...currently ranks second all-time in caused turnovers with 25...second team Pilgrim League all-conference...Pilgrim League academic all-conference.

2011: Played in 13 games, started 12...46 groundballs...13 caused turnovers...28-of-50 in face-offs...led the team in caused turnovers and ranked third in groundballs...scored only goal of the season against UMass Boston (4/5)...collected seven groundballs versus Husson (3/15)...earned three caused turnovers at Clark (4/2)...won six of his eight face-offs at Massachusetts Maritime (4/9)...second team Pilgrim League all-conference.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in physics with a minor in nuclear engineering and a concentration in economics...Navy ROTC.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Loyola Academy...all-conference...Clavius Scholar...Loyola Scholar...AP Scholar with Distinction...Summa Cum Laude.

Personal: Son of Glenn Sykora.