19 Josh Davis
19 - Josh Davis
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: So
Hometown: Salem
High School: Salem
Position: MF
Major: Philosophy
gp 16
p 1
g 0
a 1

- "I made VWC my top choice because of the small, personal atmosphere, the genuine nature of the people who work at the College, and the opportunity to compete in the best lacrosse conference in Division 3"
- Selected Virginia Wesleyan over Virginia Military Institute

Career Highs
Goals: 2 – (Elizabethtown – 3/8/14)
Assists: 1 – (2x, most recent, at Guilford – 4/18/15)
Points: 2 – (Elizabethtown – 3/8/14)
Ground Balls: 8 – (Bridgewater – 4/5/14)
Caused Turnovers: 1 – (6x, most recent, Hampden-Sydney – 4/22/15)
Face-Off Wins: 11 – (11-15 - Shenandoah – 3/28/15)

Sophomore (2015): Played in 16 games as a sophomore… Had an assist at Guilford College on April 18… Six ground balls in a win over Shenandoah University on March 28… Spent more time in the face-off circle, topping 10 face-off victories twice.

First-Year (2014): Played in 15 games, making 10 starts as a first-year Marlin… Scored two goals against Elizabethtown on March 8… Scooped seven ground balls in a victory over Berry on March 2… Picked up another eight ground balls against Bridgewater College on April 5.

Academic Accomplishments: Presidential Scholarship recipient.

Before VWC: Competed in lacrosse and wrestling… Helped guide Salem to a 14-3 record in lacrosse as a senior… Compiled a 20-9 record in wrestling as a senior… All-district and all-regional honoree in lacrosse… Recipient of the Bob Johnson Award in lacrosse… All-district and all-regional honoree in wrestling… Recipient of the Ironman Wrestler Award… Qualified for the Virginia state championships in wrestling in the 182-pound class… Salem High School Physical Education Award recipient… Virginia Creative Writing competitor… Member of Young Democrats Club.

Personal: Son of Carol and Nelson Davis… Parents attended Roanoke College… Father is Dean of Admissions at Virginia Wesleyan College… Has one brother, Jacob.

Get to Know Josh

- Enjoys the music of The Last Bison, and spending vacation time in the Appalachian Mountains
- A fan of football's Johnny Manziel, the Baltimore Ravens, and celebrity Joe Rogan
- Favorites include the book "Tuesday's With Morrie," the movie "Our Idiot Brother," and the TV series "New Girl"

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "athletic, determined, competitive"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "embracing the suffering and the grind that is required to become a great athlete in any sport"
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "athletic ability"
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to earn All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference and All-American honors"
  • If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Jimmy Valvano. The courage of that man is second to none. He defined courage and bravery. He helped so many people while doing so."
  • People might be surprised to know: "I hate the phrase "pet-peeve." It's the most annoying alliteration I have ever heard spoken."
  • It's the year 2030 and: "I'm at the Roanoke Valley Crossfit and training with the kindest, most genuine people I know, right before I head to the Roanoke River to hang out with my best friends in the world."
  • The most important advice I've received is: "when you start taking life too seriously remember that we are talking monkeys on an organic space ship flying through the universe" -- Joe Rogan
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 16 9
Points 1 1
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 1
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 17 12
Turnovers 4 2
Caused turnovers 3 2
Faceoffs 41-88 23-54
Faceoff percentage 46.6 42.6
Shots 6 4
Shooting percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots on goal 3 3
Shots on goal percentage 50.0 75.0
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 0 1 10-20 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 7 Eastern L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 Coast Guard W, 12-3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3-3 0 - 0 -
Mar 11 at Chris. Newport L, 20-6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-3 0 - 0 -
Mar 14 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2-6 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 Messiah L, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-2 0 - 0 -
Mar 21 Randolph-Macon W, 11-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1-1 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 Greensboro W, 13-5 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 5-5 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 28 Shenandoah W, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 11-15 2 0.0 1 50.0
Apr 4 at Roanoke W, 17-15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7-23 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 11 at Lynchburg L, 19-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 0 - 0 -
Apr 15 Randolph W, 16-10 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 18 at Guilford W, 10-7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-1 0 - 0 -
Apr 22 Hampden-Sydney W, 12-10 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 2-5 0 - 0 -
Apr 25 Washington and Lee L, 15-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-1 1 0.0 1 100.0
May 2 vs. Roanoke L, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2013-14 15 10 2 1 3 0 0 39 5 3 1-4 9 22.2 6 66.7
2014-15 16 5 0 1 1 0 0 17 4 3 41-88 6 0.0 3 50.0
2016-17 16 11 0 0 0 0 0 31 14 8 14-40 3 0.0 2 66.7
2017-18 16 13 2 1 3 0 0 19 9 3 15-40 6 33.3 5 83.3
Total 63 39 4 3 7 0 0 106 32 17 71-172 24 16.7 16 66.7
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 5 0 1 1 0 0 17 4 3 41-88 6 0.0 3 50.0
Conference 9 3 0 1 1 0 0 12 2 2 23-54 4 0.0 3 75.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 17 4 1 22-33 4 0.0 2 50.0
Away 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 9-35 1 0.0 1 100.0
Neutral 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10-20 1 0.0 0 0.0
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Wins 10 4 0 1 1 0 0 16 2 3 41-79 5 0.0 2 40.0
Losses 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0-9 1 0.0 1 100.0
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March 9 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 1 32-56 4 0.0 1 25.0
April 6 1 0 1 1 0 0 6 2 2 9-32 2 0.0 2 100.0
May 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -