|Hometown:||Wading River, N.Y.|
|High School:||Shoreham-Wading River|
ROTANZ IN THE NEWS
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): Missed season to injury.
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 is a member of the men’s lacrosse team at Dowling College … older brother of Taylor … enrolled in letters and sciences.
|Rotanz's Scoring Statistics|
Rotanz's Career Highs
Goals: 2 (5x), last vs. Brown (5/28/16)
Assists: 2 (2x), last vs. Penn State (5/5/16)
Points: 2 (6x), last vs. Brown (5/28/16)
Multi-Point Games: 7
Multi-Goal Games: 4
Multi-Assist Games: 1