Josh Ardossi
Josh Ardossi

Player Profile
Melbourne, Australia

High School:
C.B.C St. Kilda

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185


2006 Australian National Team Member

On Ardossi: Brings tremendous international experience ... a dynamic player who can play attack or in the midfield ... joined the Terps just before the 2006 spring semester ... has good stick skills and vision ... "we were very impressed with him when he was in Baltimore for the world championships in 2003 and he has the potential to be a very good player," says Dave Cottle.

Before Maryland: Team captain of Australia's U-19 team that finished third at the ILF World Championship at Towson ... was the leading point scorer in the tournament with 34 points on 16 goals and 18 assists ... scored three goals and added seven assists for a 10-point game vs. South Korea ... scored four goals and added three assists in 13-12 loss to Canada in the semifinals ... became just the eighth Australian to be named to the ILF All-World Team ... played for the Williamstown Lacrosse Club in Hobsons Bay ... was the recipient of the "Best & Fairest" Award in 2000 for the U-17 division.

Personal: Son of Nick and Leanne Ardossi ... older brother of Brigitte, who is one of the top basketball players in her age group in Australia ... enrolled in the college of letters and sciences.