42 Stephen Jahelka
42 - Stephen Jahelka
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Garden City
Position: Defenseman
House Affiliation: Kirkland

Career Highs
Goals: 1, at Georgetown (3/10/12)
Assists: 0
Points: 1, at Georgetown (3/10/12)
Ground balls: 7, at Cornell (4/7/12)

2013 (Sophomore):
Named tri-captain of U.S. Under-19 Men's National Team that won gold at the 2012 Lacrosse World Championships in Finland.

2012 (Freshman):
Played in all 14 games, starting 11 ... Led Harvard with 17 caused turnovers and was tied for second with 33 ground balls ... Collected a ground ball in win over Vermont (Feb. 25) ... Caused a turnover and grabbed a ground ball at Holy Cross (Feb. 28) ... Picked up three ground balls and caused a turnover against Hofstra (March 3) ... Scored a goal, caused two turnovers and collected four ground balls at Georgetown (March 10) ... Grabbed three ground balls at Duke (March 12) ... Caused a turnover and collected three ground balls against Brown (March 17) ... Picked up a ground ball against Dartmouth (March 24) ... Caused a turnover at Massachusetts (March 27) ... Scooped up three ground balls and caused three turnovers against Michigan (March 31) ... Grabbed a career-high seven ground balls and caused a turnover at Cornell (April 7) ... Caused a turnover and picked up a ground ball against Quinnipiac (April 10) ... Added two ground balls and caused two turnovers at Penn (April 14) ... Caused a turnover and picked up a ground ball against Princeton (April 21) ... Caused two turnovers and snared three ground balls at Yale (April 28).

Before Harvard:
Ranked No. 8 incoming freshman by Inside Lacrosse ... Four year starter on the lacrosse team and three year starter on the football team at Garden City … Captained the lacrosse and football teams for two seasons … Named Garden City lacrosse MVP, first-team all-metro, first-team All-Long Island and first-team All-American in 2010 and 2011 … Chosen as Under Armour All-American in lacrosse in 2011 … Named Long Island Player of the Year in 2011 … Two-time All-Long Island lacrosse team captain … Selected to the U19 USA lacrosse team … Ranked the No. 1 defenseman and No. 6 overall by ESPN … Earned two first-team All-New York state honors in football … Owns the Garden City career record with 37 touchdowns … Member of the National Honor Society … Winner of the James J. Regan Award presented to Long Islands’ exceptional male scholar athlete … Named first-team academic All-American for lacrosse and National Football Foundation first-team scholar athlete … Presented with the GCHS Peer Leadership Award for his work with special needs children … Father, Bob, was a first-team academic All-American in 1984 as a football player at C.W. Post College and a member of the C.W. Post Football Hall of Fame.