Hoyas continue new tradition on Saturday morning
2008: Appeared in two games last season ... Missed most of the season with a shoulder injury.
2007: Appeared in 15 games, earning the starting nod three times (Syracuse, Fairfield, Loyola) ... Tenth on the team in scoring with eight points ... Tied for seventh on the team with 37 shots ... Scored seven goals and had one assist ... Tallied goals against Syracuse, Hobart, Navy, Fairfield, Rutgers, Penn State and Princeton).
High School: Inside Lacrosse's No. 3 overall recruit ... A four-sport standout at Huntington, playing football, basketball and golf in addition to lacrosse ... Led Huntington to undefeated season and state title in senior year ... A two-time All-American selection ... Also earned two all-county honors, was a three-time all-division selection ... A two-time member of the New York Empire State Games team ... Helped lead Huntington to two New York State Class B Championships.
Personal: Born on August 7, 1988 ... The son of Michael and Christina Kocis ... Has one brother, Doug, and one sister, Chelsea ... A member of the National Honor Society.