1 Eric Hintz
1 - Eric Hintz
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: South Windsor, Conn.
High School: South Windsor
Position: GK
Major: International Business
gp 20
gs 20
min 1744:49
ga 19
gaa 0.98
sv 57
  • Three-year letter-winner who has started 53 of the 54 matches he has taken part in goal
  • Has a career record of 29-16-9 with 19 shutouts
  • 2015 All-Landmark Conference First Team Selection
  • 2015 Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll Pick

Junior Year (2015)

  • Match-by-Match statistics
  • Started all 20 matches the Royals played in on the year in between the pipes, logging over 1,700 minutes in net (1744:49)
  • Made 57 saves and posted a goals against average of 0.98, posting six shutout victories throughout the course of the year
  • Snagged six saves - a season-high - against Wilkes on Sept. 30, helping Scranton secure a 4-0 victory
  • Had back-to-back five save contests in the NCAA Tournament, preserving a shutout 2-0 win for the Royals against UMass-Boston in the First Round
  • Had an end of the season save average of 75 percent, allowing just 19 goals overall
  • Two-time Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Week throughout season (Sept. 14; Oct. 26)

Sophomore Year (2014)

  • Started 17 games in goal, posting a record of 8-6-3 with eight shutouts.
  • Had a goals-against average of 1.04 with a .757 save percentage.
  • Posted shutouts in win over Neumann (2-0, Aug. 30), William Paterson (1-0, OT, Sept. 7), Misericordia (0-0, 2OT, Sept. 16), Susquehanna (1-0, Sept. 27), Juniata (2-0, Oct. 4), Drew (1-0, Oct. 8), Moravian (0-0, 2OT, Oct. 22), Elizabethtown (0-0, Nov. 1).
  • Had a season-high six saves in the 1-0 win against William Paterson on Sept. 7.

Freshman Year (2013)

  • Started all 17 matches and played every minute in goal for the Royals.
  • Finished with a record of 10-3-4 with five shutouts.
  • Posted a goals-against average of 0.76 and a save percentage of .770, the ninth-best single-season save percentage in program history.
  • Allowed 14 goals, the ninth-lowest single-season total in Scranton history.
  • Allowed more than one goal only twice, and allowed two goals in both of those matches
  • Picked up his first career victory by making four saves in a 2-1 win over St. John Fisher on Sept. 7 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Earned his first career shutout four days later in a 2-0 win at Ursinus on Sept. 11.
  • Made a pair of saves in a 1-0 win at Misericordia on Sept. 17.
  • Made four saves in a 2-1 win over Ithaca on Sept. 25 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Made a season-high six saves in a 1-0 win over Oneonta State on Oct. 16 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Matched his season-high with six saves in a 4-1 win over Merchant Marine on Oct. 30 at Fitzpatrick Field.

Awards & Honors

  • 2015 All-Landmark Conference First Team
  • Three-time Landmark Conference Defensive Athlete of the Week (Oct. 26, 2015/Sept. 15, 2015/Sept. 29, 2014)
  • CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District (2014)
  • Two-time Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015)

High school/personal

  • Earned four varsity letters in soccer.
  • South Windsor went 31-6-4 in games he played in goal.
  • Posted 10 shutouts as a senior en route to becoming the first player in school history to earn All-New England honors.
  • Also earned all-state, all-conference and all-Hartford Courant Team honors as a senior.
  • Played in the Connecticut Senior Bowl.
  • Posted eight shutouts in net as a junior.
  • Son of Steven & Carolyn Hintz.
Recent Games
Oct 24 Merchant Marine W, 3-0
Oct 31 at Elizabethtown L, 2-0
Nov 3 Susquehanna W, 2-0
Nov 7 at Elizabethtown W, 3-2
Nov 14 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 2-0
Nov 15 at St. Lawrence L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 20 8
Games started 20 8
Minutes 1744:49 752:25
Goals against 19 7
Goals-against average 0.98 0.84
Saves 57 18
Save pct .750 .720
Wins 11 4
Losses 7 2
Ties 2 2
Shutouts 6/2 1/1
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 1 at Haverford L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 2 .500
Sep 4 Lycoming L, 3-0 1 45:00 3 6.00 2 .400
Sep 9 at Muhlenberg W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Sep 13 Centenary (N.J.) W, 1-0 1 45:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Sep 15 at Misericordia L, 1-0 1 90:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Sep 23 Ithaca W, 1-0 1 109:20 0 0.00 2 1.000
Sep 26 Susquehanna T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 3 .750
Sep 30 Wilkes W, 4-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Oct 2 at Juniata W, 3-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 1 .500
Oct 7 at Drew W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Oct 10 at Goucher L, 1-0 1 90:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Oct 14 at Dickinson L, 2-0 1 73:04 2 2.46 3 .600
Oct 17 Catholic T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 2 .667
Oct 21 Moravian W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Oct 24 Merchant Marine W, 3-0 1 82:25 0 0.00 2 1.000
Oct 31 at Elizabethtown L, 2-0 1 90:00 2 2.00 4 .667
Nov 3 Susquehanna W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Nov 7 at Elizabethtown W, 3-2 1 90:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Nov 14 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 5 1.000
Nov 15 at St. Lawrence L, 2-0 1 90:00 2 2.00 5 .714
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2013-14 17 17 97:28 .82 0.76 2.76 .770
2014-15 17 17 86:46 1.00 1.04 3.12 .757
2015-16 20 20 87:14 .95 0.98 2.85 .750
2016-17 19 19 82:00 .84 0.92 2.89 .775
Total 73 73 88:09 .90 0.92 2.90 .763
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2013-14 17 17 1656:48 14 0.76 47 .770 10 3 4 5/0
2014-15 17 17 1475:06 17 1.04 53 .757 8 6 3 8/2
2015-16 20 20 1744:49 19 0.98 57 .750 11 7 2 6/2
2016-17 19 19 1558:01 16 0.92 55 .775 13 4 1 5/3
Total 73 73 6434:44 66 0.92 212 .763 42 20 10 24/7
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 20 20 87:14 .95 0.98 2.85 .750
Conference 8 8 94:03 .88 0.84 2.25 .720
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 9 9 85:45 .56 0.58 2.67 .828
Away 10 10 88:18 1.40 1.43 2.80 .667
Neutral 1 1 90:00 .00 0.00 5.00 1.000
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Wins 11 11 86:59 .36 0.38 2.91 .889
Losses 7 7 81:09 1.86 2.06 2.86 .606
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September 8 8 83:40 .88 0.94 2.88 .767
October 8 8 89:26 1.00 1.01 2.25 .692
November 4 4 90:00 1.00 1.00 4.00 .800
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 20 20 1744:49 19 0.98 57 .750 11 7 2 6/2
Conference 8 8 752:25 7 0.84 18 .720 4 2 2 1/1
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - 0/0
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Home 9 9 771:45 5 0.58 24 .828 6 1 2 4/2
Away 10 10 883:04 14 1.43 28 .667 4 6 0 1/0
Neutral 1 1 90:00 0 0.00 5 1.000 1 0 0 1/0
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Wins 11 11 956:45 4 0.38 32 .889 11 0 0 6/2
Losses 7 7 568:04 13 2.06 20 .606 0 7 0 0/0
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September 8 8 669:20 7 0.94 23 .767 4 3 1 3/1
October 8 8 715:29 8 1.01 18 .692 4 3 1 1/1
November 4 4 360:00 4 1.00 16 .800 3 1 0 2/0