2 Jared Stepka
2 Jared Stepka
Height: 5-5
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bay Village, Ohio
High School: Saint Ignatius
Previous College: Ohio
Position: M
gp 15
p 10
g 7
a 3

2018 – SOPHOMORE SEASON
Played in 13 of 14 games on the season … Finished second on the team with 27 ground balls … Had at least one ground ball in every game he played … Added four goals and two assists on the season … Posted a season-high five ground balls and a goal in win over Sacred Heart (4/21) … Had a goal, an assist and three ground balls at Bellarmine (2/17) … Tallied a goal at nationally ranked Denver (2/25) and an assist against ranked Ohio State (2/3) … Added four caused turnovers on the season.

2017 – FRESHMAN SEASON
Played in each of the final 13 games, fighting through an injury for much of the season while serving as a short-stick defensive midfielder … Often served as a wing player on faceoffs … Contributed two points, 14 ground balls and five caused turnovers on the year … Contributed an assist Feb. 26 vs. Air Force and tied a season-high with three ground balls … Posted three ground balls and the first caused turnover of his career March 4 vs. Canisius … Scored a goal in the April 29 win over Detroit Mercy … Made his collegiate debut Feb. 12 at nationally ranked Duke.

Pre-CSU Highlights
Named All-Northwest Region First Team in 2016 … Selected All-Midwest Scholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association First Team at midfield after his senior season … Helped the Wildcats reach the state championship game in 2016 … Chosen All-Region Honorable Mention in 2015 … Posted 64 career points with the Wildcats (43g, 21a) … Added 140 ground balls and 39 caused turnovers for Saint Ignatius … Competed with Xcelerate Lacrosse for five years and Burning River for one year on club circuit … Also was a team captain on his hockey team and won a state championship with the Wildcats in 2016 … Helped with Special Olympics ice hockey programs.

PERSONAL
Son of Ronnie Stepka and Vickie Krogulecki … Born July 28, 1997 … Business major … Attended Ohio University in fall of 2016 before enrolling at CSU.

Recent Games
Mar 23 No. 1 Penn State L, 15-11
Apr 2 Canisius W, 19-10
Apr 6 St. Bonaventure W, 18-5
Apr 13 Robert Morris L, 13-8
Apr 20 at Utah W, 17-8
Apr 24 Detroit Mercy W, 11-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 -
Points 10 0
Goals 7 -
Assists 3 -
Man-up goals 0 -
Man-down goals 0 -
Ground balls 20 -
Turnovers 10 -
Caused turnovers 5 -
Faceoffs 2-5 0-0
Faceoff percentage 40.0 0.0
Shots 28 -
Shooting percentage 25.0 -
Shots on goal 13 -
Shots on goal percentage 46.4 -
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Jan 26 The Hill Academy   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 The Edge   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at No. 15/16 Ohio State L, 12-9 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 9 No. 20 Michigan L, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 16 Bellarmine W, 17-8 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
Feb 23 vs. Air Force L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 24 at No. 8/9 Denver L, 16-8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
Mar 2 at Mercer W, 12-8 2 0 2 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
Mar 9 at Marquette W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 12 at Lafayette W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 17 vs. No. 15 North Carolina L, 15-9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 3 0.0 1 33.3
Mar 23 No. 1 Penn State L, 15-11 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 3 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 2 Canisius W, 19-10 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 2-3 2 50.0 1 50.0
Apr 6 St. Bonaventure W, 18-5 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0-1 5 40.0 3 60.0
Apr 13 Robert Morris L, 13-8 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 1 0-1 3 33.3 1 33.3
Apr 20 at Utah W, 17-8 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 24 Detroit Mercy W, 11-9 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 2 0.0 1 50.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2016-17 13 - 1 1 2 0 0 14 3 5 0-0 2 50.0 2 100.0
2017-18 13 - 4 2 6 0 0 27 6 4 0-0 12 33.3 7 58.3
2018-19 15 10 7 3 10 0 0 20 10 5 2-5 28 25.0 13 46.4
Total 41 10 12 6 18 0 0 61 19 14 2-5 42 28.6 22 52.4
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 10 7 3 10 0 0 20 10 5 2-5 28 25.0 13 46.4
Conference - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 3 5 0 5 0 0 12 5 4 2-5 17 29.4 8 47.1
Away 6 5 2 3 5 0 0 8 4 0 0-0 8 25.0 4 50.0
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0-0 3 0.0 1 33.3
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Wins 8 4 6 1 7 0 0 12 4 2 2-4 17 35.3 10 58.8
Losses 7 6 1 2 3 0 0 8 6 3 0-1 11 9.1 3 27.3
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February 5 5 1 2 3 0 0 7 4 1 0-0 4 25.0 3 75.0
March 5 4 2 0 2 0 0 5 2 2 0-0 11 18.2 3 27.3
April 5 1 4 1 5 0 0 8 4 2 2-5 13 30.8 7 53.8