11 Alden Clapp
11 - Alden Clapp
Height: 5-10
Weight: 190
Year: Jr
Hometown: Wyoming, Del.
High School: Caesar Rodney
Position: MF
Major: International Studies
gp 12
p 3
g 3
a 0

- "I chose Virginia Wesleyan because of the great location of the school and the chance to be part of the lacrosse program"
- Transferred to VWC from Division I Mount St. Mary's University

Career Highs
Goals: 1 – (3x, most recent, Hampden-Sydney – 4/22/15)
Assists: NA
Points: 3 – (3x, most recent, Hampden-Sydney – 4/22/15)
Ground Balls: 1 – (4x, most recent, Randolph – 4/15/15)
Caused Turnovers: NA
Face-Off Wins: NA

Junior (2015): Played in 12 games as a junior for the Marlins… Scored his first goal in a 13-5 victory over Greensboro College on March 22… All three goals came at home… Four ground balls on the year.

Sophomore (2014) (Mt. St. Mary’s): Played in one contest for Mount St. Mary’s.

First-Year (2013) (Mt. St. Mary’s): Redshirted as a first-year for Mount St. Mary’s.

Before VWC: Competed in lacrosse at Caesar Rodney, where he scored 44 goals and 14 assists… 2012 All-Delaware third team honoree… Selected to play in the Senior All-Star Game.

Personal: Son of Jan and David Clapp… Parents attended the University of Delaware… Has one brother, Alex, a student at the Widener Law School.

Get to Know Alden

- Enjoys rap and reggae, pizza, and vacation time in Malaga, Spain
- Favorites include the book "A Long Way Gone," the movie "Tommy Boy" and the TV series "E:60"
- A fan of the Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and comedian Chris Farley

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "easy going"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "being part of a team and being in great shape"
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "my ability to see the field and the accuracy of my shooting"
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to make it to the NCAA tournament and become an All-American"
  • If I could spend the day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Donald Driver. He is my favorite football player of all time, and also a good guy"
  • It's the year 2030 and: "I am traveling around the world finding cool places to surf with my family"
  • People might be surprised to know: "I'm afraid of spiders"
  • The most important advice I've received is: "Trust your swing" -- My dad
Recent Games
Apr 11 at Lynchburg L, 19-5
Apr 15 Randolph W, 16-10
Apr 18 at Guilford W, 10-7
Apr 22 Hampden-Sydney W, 12-10
Apr 25 Washington and Lee L, 15-7
May 2 vs. Roanoke L, 11-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 7
Points 3 2
Goals 3 2
Assists 0 0
Man-up goals 1 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 4 1
Turnovers 4 3
Caused turnovers 0 0
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 9 5
Shooting percentage 33.3 40.0
Shots on goal 4 3
Shots on goal percentage 44.4 60.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 1 vs. Ferrum W, 14-13 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 7 Eastern L, 11-8 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Coast Guard W, 12-3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 11 at Chris. Newport L, 20-6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 14 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 Messiah L, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Randolph-Macon W, 11-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 Greensboro W, 13-5 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 28 Shenandoah W, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Apr 4 at Roanoke W, 17-15 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 11 at Lynchburg L, 19-5 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Randolph W, 16-10 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 18 at Guilford W, 10-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Hampden-Sydney W, 12-10 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Apr 25 Washington and Lee L, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 vs. Roanoke L, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 12 - 3 0 3 1 0 4 4 0 0-0 9 33.3 4 44.4
2015-16 15 - 0 0 0 0 0 7 4 5 0-0 9 0.0 5 55.6
Total 27 - 3 0 3 1 0 11 8 5 0-0 18 16.7 9 50.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 12 - 3 0 3 1 0 4 4 0 0-0 9 33.3 4 44.4
Conference 7 - 2 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 5 40.0 3 60.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 6 - 3 0 3 1 0 3 2 0 0-0 7 42.9 4 57.1
Away 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Neutral 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
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Wins 10 - 3 0 3 1 0 3 4 0 0-0 7 42.9 4 57.1
Losses 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 0 0.0
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March 7 - 1 0 1 1 0 3 2 0 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
April 4 - 2 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
May 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0