7 Michael Romano
7 - Michael Romano
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Freehold, N.J.
High School: Christian Brothers Academy
Position: M
Major: Management
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pts 10
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  • Ends his career at Scranton as a four-year letterwinner, logging playing time in 65 matches, with 37 starts.
  • 2015 All-Landmark Conference Second Team Selection.
  • Scored eight career goals, while adding five assists for a career point total of 21.

Senior Year (2015)

  • Match-by-match statistics
  • Played in 19 of the 20 matches the Royals took part in on the year, making 17 starts.
  • Scored a career-high four goals, adding two assists for a 10-point total.
  • Tallied two game-winners on the year: the first came in a 4-0 win over Wilkes (Sept. 30) and the other was in a 2-1 victory at Drew on Oct. 7.
  • Both assists came in Scranton victories against Muhlenberg on Sept. 9 (2-0) and against Susquehanna in the Landmark Conference Semifinals on Nov. 7 (2-0).
  • Took 37 shots from the field, 23 of which were on goal for a .622 shot on goal percentage for the year.

Junior Year (2014)

  • Played in seven matches, including four starts, at midfield.
  • Finished with three shots.
  • Helped the Royals post wins over Juniata (2-0, Oct. 4) and Drew (1-0, Oct. 8).

Sophomore Year (2013)

  • Played in all 17 matches, including 11 as a starter, at midfield.
  • Finished with two goals and one assist for five points.
  • Took 15 shots, including 10 on goal.
  • Scored in the 32nd minute to help the Royals defeat Ithaca, 2-1, on Sept. 25 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Scored the match-tying goal in the 55th minute in a 2-2 tie at Drew on Oct. 26.
  • Had an assist in a 4-1 victory over Merchant Marine Academy on Oct. 30 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Started in wins over St. John Fisher (2-1, Sept. 7), Ursinus (2-0, Sept. 11), Johns Hopkins (2-1, Sept. 14), Misericordia (1-0, Sept. 17) and Oneonta State (1-0, Oct. 16).

Freshman Year (2012)

  • Played in all 22 matches, including three starts, in the midfield.
  • Scored two goals and had two assists for six points.
  • Finished with 19 shots, including six on goal.
  • Scored the Royals' second goal in the 69th minute and added an assist for his first career points in a 3-0 win at Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) on Sept. 15.
  • Assisted on Kevin Kozic's match-winning goal in the 87th minute of the Royals' 2-1 victory over Catholic in a Landmark Conference semifinal on Nov. 3.
  • Scored the team's fourth goal in a 6-0 win over Elms in an NCAA Tournament first-round match on Nov. 10 in Babson Park, Mass.

Awards & Honors

  • 2015 All-Landmark Conference Second Team Selection.

High school

  • Earned varsity letters in soccer as a senior and a junior.
  • Scored 10 goals and added seven assists as a senior, helping Christian Brothers Academy go 21-0 and win the Non-Public Class A state championship and conference championship.
  • Earned third-team all-league honors as a senior.
  • Scored four goals and had three assists to help Christian Brothers Academy go 19-1-1 and win the conference championship in his junior year.

Personal

  • Son of Paul and Tricia Romano
  • Has three siblings: Kevin, 20; Russell, 16; and Kristen, 14
  • Birthday: Jan. 6
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 19 7
Games started 17 6
Goals 4 2
Assists 2 0
Points 10 4
Shots 37 21
Shot Pct .108 .095
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 1 at Haverford L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 4 Lycoming L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 9 at Muhlenberg W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 13 Centenary (N.J.) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at Misericordia L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 23 Ithaca W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 26 Susquehanna T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Wilkes W, 4-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Oct 2 at Juniata W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Drew W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Oct 10 at Goucher L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 8 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Dickinson L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 17 Catholic T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 Moravian W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 24 Merchant Marine W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 31 at Elizabethtown L, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Susquehanna W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 7 at Elizabethtown W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 14 vs. Mass.-Boston W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 15 at St. Lawrence L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 22 4 .09 .09 .27 .86 .105 .27 .316
2013-14 17 12 .12 .06 .29 .88 .133 .59 .667
2014-15 7 4 .00 .00 .00 .43 .000 .00 .000
2015-16 19 17 .21 .11 .53 1.95 .108 1.21 .622
Total 65 37 .12 .08 .32 1.14 .108 .60 .527
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 22 4 2 2 6 19 .105 6 .316 5 0 0-0 0
2013-14 17 12 2 1 5 15 .133 10 .667 2 0 0-0 0
2014-15 7 4 0 0 0 3 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
2015-16 19 17 4 2 10 37 .108 23 .622 2 0 0-0 2
Total 65 37 8 5 21 74 .108 39 .527 10 0 0-0 2
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 17 .21 .11 .53 1.95 .108 1.21 .622
Conference 7 6 .29 .00 .57 3.00 .095 1.71 .571
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 7 .22 .11 .56 1.33 .167 .89 .667
Away 9 9 .22 .11 .56 2.56 .087 1.56 .609
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
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Wins 11 9 .27 .18 .73 1.82 .150 1.18 .650
Losses 6 6 .17 .00 .33 2.50 .067 1.50 .600
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September 8 7 .25 .13 .63 1.25 .200 .88 .700
October 7 6 .29 .00 .57 3.43 .083 2.14 .625
November 4 4 .00 .25 .25 .75 .000 .25 .333
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 19 17 4 2 10 37 .108 23 .622 2 0 0-0 2
Conference 7 6 2 0 4 21 .095 12 .571 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 7 2 1 5 12 .167 8 .667 1 0 0-0 1
Away 9 9 2 1 5 23 .087 14 .609 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 11 9 3 2 8 20 .150 13 .650 1 0 0-0 2
Losses 6 6 1 0 2 15 .067 9 .600 1 0 0-0 0
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September 8 7 2 1 5 10 .200 7 .700 1 0 0-0 1
October 7 6 2 0 4 24 .083 15 .625 1 0 0-0 1
November 4 4 0 1 1 3 .000 1 .333 0 0 0-0 0