|Hometown:||Wading River, N.Y.|
|High School:||Shoreham-Wading River|
ROTANZ' HONOR ROLL
• 2017 Third Team All-America (USILA)
• 2017 NCAA All-Tournament Team
• 2017 Second Team All-Big Ten
• 2017 Big Ten All-Tournament Team
Note: Has a goal in 14 straight games, which is the longest streak among midfielders nationally and fifth-longest overall ... scored game-high three goals in 2017 NCAA Championship victory.
As a junior (2017): Started all 19 games on the first midfield line for 2017 National Champions ... broke out for 44 points on 33 goals and 11 assists ... scored 11 goals in the NCAA Tournament - tied for fourth all-time in Maryland history ... dished two assists at St. Joseph's (2/14) ... had a career-high three points (2g/1a) against High Point (2/18), in addition to two ground balls and a caused turnover ... had an assist vs. #8 Yale (2/25) ... tallied first career hat trick vs. Villanova (3/18) ... had a career-high four points (2g, 2a) at #14 North Carolina (3/25) ... scored a goal vs. #19 Michigan (4/1) ... had three points (1g, 2a) vs. #1 Penn State (4/8) ... matched career-high with three goals at #5 Albany (4/12) ... had a hat trick at #11 Rutgers (4/16) ... tied career-high with four points (3g, 1a) at #7 Ohio State (4/22) ... had a goal and an assist vs. #8 Johns Hopkins (4/29) ... scored two goals in Big Ten semis vs. #8 Penn State (5/4) ... scored a goal in Big Ten final at #7 Ohio State (5/6) ... posted a career-high five goals in NCAA first round vs. Bryant (5/14) ... had two goals and an assist in NCAA quarterfinal vs. #4 Albany (5/21) ... scored a goal in NCAA semifinal vs. #5 Denver (5/27) ... led all scorers with a hat trick, including the nail in the coffin with a minute remaining, in NCAA final win over #3 Ohio State (5/29).
As a redshirt sophomore (2016): Appeared in 20 games (two starts), primarily playing on the second midfield line ... totaled 18 points on 11 goals and seven assists ... also totaled 21 ground balls and just six turnovers ... posted an assist and career-high four ground balls against High Point (2/20) ... had an assist and two ground balls vs. #1 Notre Dame (3/5) ... scored two goals in win at Drexel (3/8) ... had a goal at Princeton (3/12) ... notched two goals on three shots vs. #10 Albany (3/16) ... caused a turnover vs. #18 Rutgers (4/16) ... posted two goals and had three ground balls vs. #10 Navy (4/19) ... scored a goal against Ohio State (4/24) ... scored the first Terp goal of the game at #8 Johns Hopkins (4/30) and had an assist ... had a pair of assists in Big Ten Tournament semifinal win vs. #18 Penn State (5/5) ... posted an assist and two ground balls in Big Ten Tournament final vs. #17 Rutgers (5/7) ... had an assist in NCAA Quarterfinals vs. #4 Syracuse (5/21) ... scored two goals in NCAA Semis vs. #5 Brown (5/28).
As a sophomore (2015): Redshirt season.
As a freshman (2014): Appeared in 13 games (nine starts), totaling three goals and three assists ... made his collegiate debut after missing the first four games due to injury and had two goals in 11-8 win at Stony Brook (3/8) ... one assist in 11-8 loss at No. 6 North Carolina (3/22) ... two assists and two groundballs in 19-6 win over Robert Morris (4/2) ... one goal and one groundball in 6-5 loss to No. 9 Notre Dame (4/25) in ACC semifinals.
Before Maryland: 2013 Under Armour High School All-American ... four goals and one assist for the Nouth team in UA All-America game ... three-time US Lacrosse High School All-American … 2013 NILCA First Team All-American … ranked the No. 2 freshman attackman in the nation according to Inside Lacrosse ... ranked the 3rd overall recruit by Inside Lacrosse ... five-year letterwinner at Shoreham-Wading River HS, playing for his father Tom Rotanz … totaled 450 points during his five-year prep career on 248 goals and 202 assists … helped the Wildcats to three straight Class C championships … named the MVP of the 2012 New York Class C Championship after scoring five goals with two assists and a game-high six groundballs in the 10-6 win over Penn Yan … five-time all-division … four-time all-county … three-time All-Long Island … also a two-year letterwinner in basketball … helped the Wildcats win a Class C title in 2012 as a shooting guard … also played football and soccer.
Personal: Son of Tom and Linda Rotanz … father, Tom, was a standout lacrosse player at Ward Melville HS and an All-American at Adelphi University … younger brother of Thomas, who played lacrosse at Dowling College … older brother of Taylor.
|Rotanz's Career Statistics|
Rotanz's Career Highs (Thru 2017 season)
Goals: 5 vs. Bryant (5/14/17)
Assists: 2 (4x), last vs. Penn State (4/18/17)
Points: 5 vs. Bryant (5/14/17)
Hat Tricks: 6, last vs. Ohio State (5/29/17)
Multi-Point Games: 20, last vs. Ohio State (5/29/17)
Multi-Goal Games: 14, last vs. Ohio State (5/29/17)
Multi-Assist Games: 5, last vs. Penn State (4/8/17)