5 Walker Kirby
5 - Walker Kirby
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Morristown, N.J.
High School: The Lawrenceville School
Position: Defenseman
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Quincy

Career Highs
Goals: 1, four times
Points: 1, four times
Ground Balls: 6, vs. Cornell, April 4, 2015
Caused Turnovers: 4, vs. Cornell, April 4, 2015

2016 (Senior):
Named to the All-Ivy League second team and the Senior CLASS Award All-America second team ... Earned Academic All-Ivy League and NEILA Academic All-Region team honors ... Collected two ground balls versus Villanova (Feb. 20) ... Picked up one ground ball and caused one turnover versus Holy Cross (Feb. 23) ... Contributed two ground balls and one caused turnover at UMass (Feb. 27) ... Scooped up two ground balls versus Duke (March 5) ... Saw action at Bryant (March 8) ... Grabbed two ground balls at Penn State (March 12) ... Recorded five ground balls and two caused turnovers versus Brown (March 19) ... Caused one turnover versus Boston University (March 22) ... Collected one ground ball versus Dartmouth (March 26) ... Picked up one ground ball and caused two turnovers at Albany (March 30) ... Collected two ground balls and caused one turnover at Cornell (April 9) ... Recorded four ground balls and one caused turnover at Penn (April 16) ... Scooped up three ground balls and caused one turnover versus Princeton (April 23) ... Collected three ground balls at Yale (April 30) ... Added one assist versus Brown (May 6) ... Collected four ground balls and caused two turnovers versus Yale (May 8).

2015 (Junior):
All-Ivy League honorable mention and All-NEILA second team selection ... Posted five ground balls and caused two turnovers against UMass (Feb. 21) ... Recovered one ground ball at Duke (Feb. 28) … Grabbed two ground balls and caused three turnovers against Quinnipiac (March 3) ... Picked up two ground balls and caused one turnover against Penn State (March 7) … Scored one goal, recovered one ground ball and caused one turnover at Holy Cross (March 9) ... Scored one goal, snagged three ground balls and caused one turnover at Brown (March 14) … Recovered two ground balls at UNC (March 17) ... Picked up three ground balls at Dartmouth (March 21) … Scored one goal, grabbed two ground balls and caused one turnover versus Albany (March 25) ... Picked up six ground balls and caused four turnovers against Cornell (April 4) … Scored one goal and recovered two ground balls at Boston University (April 7) ... Grabbed two ground balls versus Penn (April 11) … Recovered one ground ball at Princeton (April 17) ... Picked up one ground ball against Yale (April 25).  

2014 (Sophomore):
Grabbed one ground ball in the Ivy League Tournament semifinal game against Yale (May 2) ... Collected one ground ball in the Ivy League Tournament championship versus Penn (May 4). 

2013 (Freshman):
Credited with two ground balls against UMass (Feb. 23) … Picked up three ground balls and caused one turnover versus Holy Cross (Feb. 26) ... Credited with two ground balls versus Hofstra (March 2) ... Registered one ground ball in a victory over Georgetown (March 9) ... Credited with one ground ball in a victory against Dartmouth (March 23) ... Registered one ground ball in a game against Albany (March 26) ... Registered two ground balls in a matchup with Duke (March 30) ... Picked up five ground balls against Cornell (April 6) ... Recorded three ground balls in a victory against Quinnipiac (April 9) ... Tallied two ground balls in a matchup with Princeton (April 20) ... Compiled two ground balls and two caused turnovers versus Yale (April 27) ... Registered three caused turnovers and two ground balls at North Carolina (March 18) ... Contributed two ground balls against Dartmouth (March 22) ... Picked up two ground balls at Duke (March 29) ... Grabbed two ground balls at Cornell (April 5) ... Collected three ground balls against Boston University (April 8) ... Picked up two ground balls against Princeton (April 19) ... Tallied one ground ball at Yale (April 26).  

Before Harvard:
Ranked as the No. 27 recruit in the class of 2016 by Inside Lacrosse … Played varsity lacrosse all four years at Lawrenceville … Captain of the lacrosse team in 2011 and 2012 … Named All-American in 2011 and 2012 … Led team to four consecutive MAPL and NJSIAA Prep A Championships … Selected as an Under Armour All-American and NILCA All-America third team in 2012 … Named non-public first team All-State in 2011 and 2012 … A MAPL first team all-conference selection from 2010-12 … Chosen for the Inter-Ac Invitational All-Tournament Team in 2012 … Awarded the Trenton Times Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year in 2012 … Recipient of the NJISAA Nick Gusz Male Scholar-Athlete award in 2012 … Also played four years of varsity football at Lawrenceville … Captain of the football team in 2011 … Helped the football team win the MAPL Championship in 2010 … Named New Jersey first team All-Prep in 2011 … Also named MAPL first team all-conference in 2010 and 2011 … Selected as National Football Foundation Student-Leader-Athlete in 2011 … Member of the wrestling team for one year at Lawrenceville … Received High Honors all four years at Lawrenceville … Member of the Cum Laude Society … Brother, Morgan Kirby, plays varsity lacrosse for Duke University.

Recent Games
Apr 9 at No. RV/-- Cornell W, 12-8
Apr 16 at No. RV/-- Penn L, 14-13
Apr 23 Princeton W, 16-12
Apr 30 at No. 6/6 Yale L, 9-8
May 6 at No. 2/2 Brown W, 13-12
May 8 vs. No. 7/6 Yale L, 14-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 6
Points 1 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 0
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 32 18
Turnovers 7 2
Caused turnovers 12 5
Faceoffs 4-23 4-20
Faceoff percentage 17.4 20.0
Shots 1 0
Shooting percentage 0.0 -
Shots on goal 0 0
Shots on goal percentage 0.0 -
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 20 No. RV/20 Villanova W, 13-12 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 23 Holy Cross W, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Feb 27 at No. RV/RV Massachusetts W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-1 0 - 0 -
Mar 5 vs. No. 4/4 Duke W, 14-9 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 at Bryant L, 12-9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 12 at No. RV/RV Penn State L, 13-12 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 19 No. 5/5 Brown L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 0-3 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 No. RV/RV Boston University L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 26 Dartmouth W, 18-8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 30 at No. 9/10 Albany L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 0-1 0 - 0 -
Apr 9 at No. RV/-- Cornell W, 12-8 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-7 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 at No. RV/-- Penn L, 14-13 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 4-10 0 - 0 -
Apr 23 Princeton W, 16-12 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 30 at No. 6/6 Yale L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 6 at No. 2/2 Brown W, 13-12 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 8 vs. No. 7/6 Yale L, 14-9 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 0-1 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2012-13 13 2 0 0 0 0 0 23 9 3 0-0 3 0.0 2 66.7
2013-14 17 3 0 0 0 0 0 16 3 3 1-4 1 0.0 0 0.0
2014-15 14 14 4 0 4 0 0 33 8 13 0-0 6 66.7 5 83.3
2015-16 16 15 0 1 1 0 0 32 7 12 4-23 1 0.0 0 0.0
Total 60 34 4 1 5 0 0 104 27 31 5-27 11 36.4 7 63.6
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 16 15 0 1 1 0 0 32 7 12 4-23 1 0.0 0 0.0
Conference 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 18 2 5 4-20 0 - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 12 3 5 0-3 1 0.0 0 0.0
Away 8 8 0 1 1 0 0 14 4 5 4-19 0 - 0 -
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0-1 0 - 0 -
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Wins 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 13 1 4 0-8 1 0.0 0 0.0
Losses 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 19 6 8 4-15 0 - 0 -
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February 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0-1 1 0.0 0 0.0
March 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 11 6 5 0-4 0 - 0 -
April 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 3 4-17 0 - 0 -
May 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 2 0-1 0 - 0 -