1 - Eric Hintz
|Hometown:||South Windsor, Conn.|
|High School:||South Windsor|
- Four-Year letterwinner as a goalie for the Royals, starting 73 matches
- One the best goalkeepers in program history, ranking all-time in the following: Third All-Time in Career Goals against Average (0.92); Tied for Fourth in Career Shutouts (24), Third All-Time in Fewest Goals Allowed (66)
- Made 212 Career Saves
- Had a career record of 42-20-10
Senior Year (2016)
- Match-by-Match Statistics
- Started 19 matches, logging over 1,500 minutes of action in net for Scranton
- Allowed just 16 goals for a goals against average of 0.92, making 55 saves, for a 77.5 percent save percentage
- Recorded five shutouts, as Scranton did not allow a goal in their first four matches of the year
- Made seven saves, a career-high at the time, in Scranton's 1-0 win over Gettysburg on Sept. 3
- Had a career-best eight saves at Lycoming on Sept. 17
Junior Year (2015)
- 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
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
- 2016-17 Co-Recipent of the Frank O'Hara Award, honoring the top male student-athlete in the senior class
- 2016 NSCAA First Team All-Region
- 2016 NSCAA Scholar All-American
- 2015 All-Landmark Conference First Team
- 2016 All-Landmark Conference Second Team
- Four-time Landmark Conference Defensive Athlete of the Week (Sept. 19, 2016/Oct. 26, 2015/Sept. 15, 2015/Sept. 29, 2014)
- University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Sept. 12, 2016)
- CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District (2014)
- Three-time Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015, 2016)
- 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.
|Oct 22||Goucher||W, 5-1|
|Oct 29||at Catholic||W, 1-0|
|Nov 2||Drew||W, 2-1|
|Nov 5||at Elizabethtown||W, 1-0|
|Nov 12||vs. Penn St.-Behrend||W, 2-1|
|Nov 13||at Cortland St.||L, 2-1|
|Sep 3||Gettysburg||W, 1-0||1||90:00||0||0.00||7||1.000|
|Sep 4||Cabrini||W, 4-0||1||60:50||0||0.00||0||-|
|Sep 7||Muhlenberg||W, 2-0||1||90:00||0||0.00||4||1.000|
|Sep 10||at Centenary (N.J.)||W, 1-0||1||45:00||0||0.00||2||1.000|
|Sep 13||Misericordia||W, 2-1||1||90:00||1||1.00||4||.800|
|Sep 17||at Lycoming||L, 3-1||1||90:00||3||3.00||8||.727|
|Sep 24||at Moravian||W, 2-1||1||90:00||1||1.00||2||.667|
|Sep 28||at Wilkes||W, 2-0||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 1||Elizabethtown||L, 2-1||1||90:00||2||2.00||1||.333|
|Oct 5||Drew||L, 2-1||1||90:00||2||2.00||1||.333|
|Oct 8||at Susquehanna||W, 2-0||1||90:00||0||0.00||4||1.000|
|Oct 12||Dickinson||W, 1-0||1||45:00||0||0.00||2||1.000|
|Oct 15||Juniata||W, 4-1||1||61:39||1||1.46||1||.500|
|Oct 18||#13 Haverford||T, 1-1||1||110:00||1||0.82||4||.800|
|Oct 22||Goucher||W, 5-1||1||65:32||1||1.37||2||.667|
|Oct 29||at Catholic||W, 1-0||1||90:00||0||0.00||5||1.000|
|Nov 2||Drew||W, 2-1||1||90:00||1||1.00||2||.667|
|Nov 5||at Elizabethtown||W, 1-0||1||90:00||0||0.00||3||1.000|
|Nov 12||vs. Penn St.-Behrend||W, 2-1||1||90:00||1||1.00||1||.500|
|Nov 13||at Cortland St.||L, 2-1||1||90:00||2||2.00||2||.500|