3 Joseph Sessa
3 Joseph Sessa
Height: 5-5
Weight: 155
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Slate Hill, NY
High School: Minisink Valley
Position: M
Major: Economics
gp 19
p 36
g 13
a 23

2019: Yale’s Donald J. Reape Memorial Award for character, spirit, dedication, hard work and enthusiasm… Yale’s Brad Gano Memorial Award for mental and physical toughness…  NEILA Academic All-Star… Finished 18th on Yale’s career assist list. … USILA, Warrior & New Balance Scholar All-American

2018: Honorable mention All-Ivy League... Second Team NEILA All New England... Had 4 goals and 5 points in win at Brown... His 19 goals and 28 points were 5th best on the team... Played in every game.

2017: All-Ivy League Honorable Mention... Ivy League All-Tournament Team... Scored GWG in 4th overtime of Ivy semifinal win over Penn at New Haven... Career-high 3 goals and 4 points at Albany... Finished year with 12 goals and 23 assists... Had at least one assist in six straight games.

2016: Dan Casman Award winner for spirit and morale… 2-time Ivy-League Honor Roll…Played in 13 games … 6 goals and 6 points… Best game was at Bryant with 3-0-3.

Off the Field: Helps train local youth lacrosse players.

Before Yale: Won seven letters between lacrosse (four) and football (three) at Minisink Valley (Slate Hill, N.Y.)… Four-time All-American… Holds school and section records for career points… Lax Lesson's 2015 Westchester/Hudson Valley Player of the Year… Two-time 845 Player of the Year… Named All-Section and All-Varsity 845 every season… Selected first-team All-Tri-State by MSH Varsity… Captained lacrosse team his junior and senior seasons… Helped lacrosse team to the first two section championships in school history… Captain of football team as a senior… Selected as Scholar-Athlete of the Week by Time Warner Cable… Made the high honor roll every marking period.

Personal: Joseph Sessa is the son of Barbara and Joseph Sessa… Grandparents were both athletes at NYU… Two uncles, Mike and Chris, wrestled at Penn State… Uncle, Mike, played lacrosse at Limestone.

Recent Games
May 3 Cornell W, 15-10
May 5 vs. Penn L, 12-11
May 11 Georgetown W, 19-16
May 19 vs. Penn W, 19-18
May 25 at Penn State W, 21-17
May 27 vs. Virginia L, 13-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 7
Points 36 19
Goals 13 6
Assists 23 13
Man-up goals 1 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 21 9
Turnovers 18 6
Caused turnovers 6 2
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 57 27
Shooting percentage 22.8 22.2
Shots on goal 33 16
Shots on goal percentage 57.9 59.3
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 2 at Syracuse   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Villanova L, 11-10 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
Feb 23 Penn State W, 14-13 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Mar 2 Massachusetts W, 12-11 0 2 2 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 10 at Michigan W, 17-11 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 16 Cornell W, 16-11 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 23 at Princeton W, 15-10 1 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 4 25.0 3 75.0
Mar 26 Air Force W, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 30 at Penn L, 13-12 1 2 3 0 0 4 0 0 0-0 5 20.0 4 80.0
Apr 6 Dartmouth W, 20-8 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0-0 6 0.0 3 50.0
Apr 13 Brown W, 17-12 2 3 5 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Apr 19 at Albany W, 10-5 0 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Apr 23 Quinnipiac W, 24-8 2 1 3 1 0 3 0 0 0-0 3 66.7 3 100.0
Apr 27 at Harvard W, 22-11 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 1 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
May 3 Cornell W, 15-10 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 3 0.0 3 100.0
May 5 vs. Penn L, 12-11 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
May 11 Georgetown W, 19-16 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
May 19 vs. Penn W, 19-18 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 2 0.0 0 0.0
May 25 at Penn State W, 21-17 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
May 27 vs. Virginia L, 13-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 13 - 6 0 6 0 0 4 7 0 0-0 12 50.0 8 66.7
2016-17 16 15 12 23 35 1 0 17 14 5 0-0 44 27.3 26 59.1
2017-18 20 16 19 9 28 0 0 23 15 1 0-0 69 27.5 42 60.9
2018-19 19 19 13 23 36 1 0 21 18 6 0-0 57 22.8 33 57.9
Total 68 50 50 55 105 2 0 65 54 12 0-0 182 27.5 109 59.9
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 19 19 13 23 36 1 0 21 18 6 0-0 57 22.8 33 57.9
Conference 7 7 6 13 19 0 0 9 6 2 0-0 27 22.2 16 59.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 10 10 8 11 19 1 0 11 7 2 0-0 32 25.0 20 62.5
Away 6 6 4 11 15 0 0 9 9 2 0-0 20 20.0 11 55.0
Neutral 3 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 0-0 5 20.0 2 40.0
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Wins 15 15 10 21 31 1 0 15 16 4 0-0 44 22.7 25 56.8
Losses 4 4 3 2 5 0 0 6 2 2 0-0 13 23.1 8 61.5
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February 2 2 2 1 3 0 0 2 3 0 0-0 7 28.6 3 42.9
March 6 6 2 6 8 0 0 10 6 1 0-0 16 12.5 9 56.3
April 5 5 5 10 15 1 0 6 4 3 0-0 17 29.4 11 64.7
May 6 6 4 6 10 0 0 3 5 2 0-0 17 23.5 10 58.8