16 Michael Elefonte
16 - Michael Elefonte
Height: 5-8
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kinnelon, N.J.
High School: Kinnelon
Position: M
Major: Accounting
gp 18
p 56
g 38
a 18
  • Three-year letter-winner who has played in 43 games and made 28 starts.
  • Has 63 goals and 33 assists for 96 points entering senior year.
  • Also has 106 ground balls and 17 caused turnovers.
  • Had a stellar junior season, earning Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Year honors while also collecting All-Conference, All-Region, and All-American accolades
  • Enters final season ranked 24th in Scranton history in goals, 25th in ground balls, and tied for 25th in assists
  • Was a team captain during his junior year.

Junior Year (2019)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Started all 18 games in a breakout season in which he earned All-American, All-Region, First Team All-Conference, and Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Year accolades
  • Led the Royals with 56 points, 38 goals, and 18 assists, ranking tied for seventh in goals and tied for 10th in points in a season in Scranton history
  • Had one man-down goal on the season
  • Ranked second on the team with 69 ground balls, tied for the 16th most in a single season in Scranton history, and collected 12 caused turnovers
  • Attempted a team-high 122 shots and had 82 shots on goal for a .672 shot-on-goal percentage
  • Registered at least one point in 17 of the team's 18 games with 14 multi-point efforts
  • Recorded a career-high six points on three goals and three assists in a 15-7 win at Susquehanna on Mar. 23
  • Scored five goals twice, doing so in an 11-8 loss to DeSales on Feb. 21 and again in a 15-12 win at Misericordia on Mar. 20
  • Netted six hat tricks on the season

Sophomore Year (2018)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Was limited to 10 games due to a midseason injury.
  • Made an impact with 15 goals and 13 assists for 28 points. His 13 assists were third-most on the team.
  • Took 56 shots, 33 of which were on goal.
  • Scored at least one goal in each of the first seven games of the season.
  • Had a career high six points (three goals, three assists) in a 15-7 win over Morrisville State on March 14.
  • Also had 22 ground balls and three caused turnovers.

Freshman Year (2017)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in all 15 games, making one start, on attack.
  • Finished the season with 10 goals and two assists for 12 points.
  • Took 32 shots, 17 on goal.
  • Also had 15 ground balls and two caused turnovers.
  • Scored the first two goals of his career in a 10-4 win over King's on March 8.
  • Scored three goals twice, both against Elizabethtown (April 13 and May 3).

Awards/Honors

  • USILA Honorable Mention All-American (2019)
  • IMLCA All-South Region Honorable Mention (2019)
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Year (2019)
  • First Team All-Landmark Conference (2019)
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week (Mar. 25, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2019)

High School/Personal

  • Son of Michael and Pamela Elefonte.
Recent Games
Apr 6 Goucher W, 23-6
Apr 10 Drew W, 14-5
Apr 13 at Catholic W, 11-7
Apr 18 Elizabethtown L, 9-3
Apr 27 at Moravian W, 16-8
May 1 Susquehanna L, 12-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 6
Points 56 18
Goals 38 12
Assists 18 6
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 1 0
Ground balls 69 28
Turnovers 46 12
Caused turnovers 12 1
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 122 33
Shooting percentage 31.1 36.4
Shots on goal 82 21
Shots on goal percentage 67.2 63.6
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 16 at Marywood W, 18-9 1 1 2 0 0 6 0 0 0-0 6 16.7 3 50.0
Feb 17 King's (Pa.) W, 16-6 2 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 7 28.6 5 71.4
Feb 21 DeSales L, 11-8 5 0 5 0 0 3 4 0 0-0 10 50.0 9 90.0
Feb 23 Muhlenberg L, 16-15 2 3 5 0 0 4 3 0 0-0 7 28.6 5 71.4
Feb 28 at Morrisville St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Montclair St. L, 18-9 2 1 3 0 1 5 2 3 0-0 6 33.3 2 33.3
Mar 10 at Sewanee L, 9-8 1 0 1 0 0 1 3 1 0-0 8 12.5 7 87.5
Mar 16 vs. Plattsburgh W, 11-10 3 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 10 30.0 6 60.0
Mar 20 at Misericordia W, 15-12 5 0 5 0 0 5 2 1 0-0 13 38.5 10 76.9
Mar 23 at Susquehanna W, 15-7 3 3 6 0 0 4 0 1 0-0 8 37.5 7 87.5
Mar 27 at Cortland L, 19-6 1 0 1 0 0 2 4 1 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 30 Stockton L, 17-16 2 2 4 0 0 5 2 1 0-0 7 28.6 5 71.4
Apr 1 at Morrisville St. W, 12-10 1 2 3 0 0 3 3 2 0-0 4 25.0 4 100.0
Apr 6 Goucher W, 23-6 3 1 4 0 0 7 2 0 0-0 7 42.9 4 57.1
Apr 10 Drew W, 14-5 3 0 3 0 0 4 3 0 0-0 4 75.0 3 75.0
Apr 13 at Catholic W, 11-7 2 2 4 0 0 7 1 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
Apr 18 Elizabethtown L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0-0 8 0.0 3 37.5
Apr 27 at Moravian W, 16-8 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0-0 3 33.3 2 66.7
May 1 Susquehanna L, 12-9 1 0 1 0 0 6 7 2 0-0 9 11.1 3 33.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2016-17 15 1 10 2 12 1 0 15 19 2 0-0 32 31.3 17 53.1
2017-18 10 9 15 13 28 1 0 22 20 3 0-0 56 26.8 33 58.9
2018-19 18 18 38 18 56 0 1 69 46 12 0-0 122 31.1 82 67.2
Total 43 28 63 33 96 2 1 106 85 17 0-0 210 30.0 132 62.9
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 18 18 38 18 56 0 1 69 46 12 0-0 122 31.1 82 67.2
Conference 6 6 12 6 18 0 0 28 12 1 0-0 33 36.4 21 63.6
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 9 20 9 29 0 1 38 29 6 0-0 65 30.8 39 60.0
Away 8 8 15 8 23 0 0 31 15 6 0-0 47 31.9 37 78.7
Neutral 1 1 3 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 10 30.0 6 60.0
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Wins 10 10 24 12 36 0 0 40 17 4 0-0 65 36.9 46 70.8
Losses 8 8 14 6 20 0 1 29 29 8 0-0 57 24.6 36 63.2
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February 4 4 10 6 16 0 0 14 9 0 0-0 30 33.3 22 73.3
March 7 7 17 7 24 0 1 22 15 8 0-0 54 31.5 39 72.2
April 6 6 10 5 15 0 0 27 15 2 0-0 29 34.5 18 62.1
May 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 6 7 2 0-0 9 11.1 3 33.3