16 John Powell
16 John Powell
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mount Airy, Md.
High School: Urbana
Position: M
Major: Electrical Engineering


2012: Begins his senior campaign with the Spartans looking to build off last season's quality experience ... possesses good size ... named a captain for the second year in a row ... will produce for York in the midfield and help in all aspects of the game ... brings a level a toughness to the Green and White ... will have a productive final season.

2011: Played in 13 games for the Green and White ... scored against Christopher Newport during York's 11-5 triumph on April 9 ...

2010: Played in all 16 contests for the Green and White ... started against #14 Haverford on March 10 ... tallied five goals and five assists for ten total points ... scored one man-advantage goal ... registered seven groundballs on the season.

2009: Appeared in six games for the Green and White ... recorded two shots including one on-goal ... collected one groundball for the Spartans.

Personal: Is a electrical engineering major ... is the son of Tom and Gail Powell ... was born on April 18, 1990 ... played for Green Turtle Lacrosse on the club level ... names his parents as the people he most admires ... hobbies include playing video games, pool, and ping pong ... lists LaDanian Tomlinson as his favorite athlete ... chose York because of the engineering program and lacrosse ... most significant athletic achievement is he played in two state championships ... most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartan program was the two goals he scored in the fourth quarter against Wesley in 2010 ... after graduation he plans on going to graduate school and working as an engineer.