4 Ryan Cates
4 Ryan Cates
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Centerport, N.Y.
High School: Harborfields
Position: D
gp 15
p 2
g 1
a 1

2017: Started 10 of all 15 games played on the season … caused two turnovers in an 11-5 win at Morrisville (3/1) … collected two caused turnovers at Wilmington for an 18-7 win (3/18) … scored one goal against Elmira in a 22-2 victory (4/1) … compiled two caused turnovers in an 8-7 win at Oswego (4/8) … assisted one goal and notched four caused turnovers in a 7-6 loss against Brockport (4/26).

2016: Appeared in all 13 games … led the team with 55 ground balls … scored one goal in a 27-2 victory at Alfred State (3/1) … assisted on one goal in a 8-7 loss to Clarkson (3/16) and a 27-5 win at Wells (3/22) … had a season high of seven ground balls and one goal in a 12-11 win against St. John Fisher (3/24) … scored one goal against Potsdam in a 9-7 loss (4/9).

2015: Appeared in 12 games for the Knights ... made his season debut in 8-4 win at Morrisville (3/7) ... picked up six ground balls and caused five turnovers on the season.

Prior to Geneseo: Played under head coach Glenn Lavey at Harborfields High School … played with current Geneseo teammate, Jack Crowley, at Harborfields for six years.

Personal: Ryan Francis Cates was raised in Centerport, N.Y. ... parents are Bobby and Kathy Cates ... has three sisters, Courtney, Kelsey, and Hayden ... majors in biology ... favorite professional sports team is the Philadephia Eagles and favorite athlete is Steve Nash ... started playing lacrosse in kindergarten because all his friends played ... favorite athletic-related moment was making a save against Brockport freshman year … wears No. 4 because he wants to follow in the footsteps of great Geneseo players like Alex Howell, Zach Yehl and John Brannen … lists JV coach Bryan Proctor as having the most influence on his playing career because "he made it easy to work hard every day and improve." 

Recent Games
Apr 12 Cortland L, 12-8
Apr 15 at Potsdam W, 11-8
Apr 22 at Plattsburgh L, 13-6
Apr 26 Brockport L, 7-6
Apr 29 Oneonta W, 10-5
May 3 at Cortland L, 16-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 6
Points 2 1
Goals 1 0
Assists 1 1
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 63 26
Turnovers 13 3
Caused turnovers 20 10
Faceoffs 3-11 0-0
Faceoff percentage 27.3 0.0
Shots 6 4
Shooting percentage 16.7 0.0
Shots on goal 3 2
Shots on goal percentage 50.0 50.0
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 1 at Morrisville W, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 5 Alfred W, 13-12 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 18 at Wilmington (OH) W, 18-7 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 23 at St. John Fisher L, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 25 Olivet W, 18-11 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 28 at Skidmore L, 10-5 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 0-5 0 - 0 -
Apr 1 Elmira W, 22-2 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 5 at Scranton W, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 at Oswego W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Apr 12 Cortland L, 12-8 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 15 at Potsdam W, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 0 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 22 at Plattsburgh L, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 26 Brockport L, 7-6 0 1 1 0 0 5 0 4 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 29 Oneonta W, 10-5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
May 3 at Cortland L, 16-4 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 1 3-6 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 12 - 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 5 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
2015-16 13 - 3 2 5 0 0 55 9 24 21-93 6 50.0 5 83.3
2016-17 15 10 1 1 2 0 0 63 13 20 3-11 6 16.7 3 50.0
2017-18 14 12 1 0 1 0 0 49 6 20 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Total 54 22 5 3 8 0 0 173 29 69 24-104 14 35.7 10 71.4
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 10 1 1 2 0 0 63 13 20 3-11 6 16.7 3 50.0
Conference 6 6 0 1 1 0 0 26 3 10 0-0 4 0.0 2 50.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 6 4 1 1 2 0 0 25 3 10 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Away 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 38 10 10 3-11 4 0.0 2 50.0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 9 6 1 0 1 0 0 36 6 10 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Losses 6 4 0 1 1 0 0 27 7 10 3-11 0 - 0 -
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March 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 25 5 7 0-5 1 0.0 0 0.0
April 8 8 1 1 2 0 0 33 4 12 0-0 5 20.0 3 60.0
May 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 1 3-6 0 - 0 -