19 Matt Lorito
19 Matt Lorito
Height: 5-9
Weight: 170
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oakville, ONT
High School: Appleby College
Position: F
Previous Team: Villanova Knights
S/C: L

As a Freshman in 2012: Played in 24 games, missing the first eight outings of the season due to injury … Contributed 17 points (4g, 13a), including 2-9-11 numbers against ECAC Hockey opponents … Ranked fourth on the team in points (17) and assists (13), and sixth in goals (6) … Won 69 of 150 faceoffs ... Earned a position on the starting line in 15 games … Made his career debut against Holy Cross … Tallied his first career points with two assists in a 6-4 win over #14 Yale … Contributed two points for a second straight game with an empty-net goal and an assist in a 5-2 win over New Hampshire … Received 2nd star honors in a 5-2 win over Providence, contributing three points (1g, 2a) to the Bears’ victory in the Mayor’s Cup game … Notched a pair of assists against Princeton … Added an assist in a 2-2 tie with Quinnipiac … Named ECAC Rookie of the Week for his performances against Princeton and Quinnipiac … Earned a point for the sixth straight game with a goal in a 2-2 tie at Clarkson … Notched an assist at Dartmouth … Scored his fourth goal of the season against #13 Cornell … Assisted on the tying goal in a 3-3 tie with Harvard … Registered his 12th assist of the season against Dartmouth … Contributed to the Bear’s 4-1 victory over Quinnipiac in game #1 of the ECAC First Round with an assist on the game-winning goal … One of 24 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

Before Brown: A center who played for the Villanova Knights of the OJHL for two years, Lorito finished as the Knights' second all-time leading scorer with 160 points in two seasons (2009-10 & 2010-11) … Finished the 2010-11 season ranked fourth in the OJHL in points per game with 82 points (28g, 54a) in 41 games … An assistant captain for the Knights in both 2010 and 2011, Lorito earned OJHL All-Star honors in 2011… Finished the 2009-10 season seventh in the league in scoring with 78 points (32 goals) … Recipient of the Ashton Morrison Award (Rookie of the Year) while playing with the St. Catharines Falcons of the GOJHL in 2008-09 … Played both hockey and soccer while at Appleby College, serving as an assistant captain for the hockey team.

Personal: Matt Gabriel Lorito is the son of John and Lisa Lorito of Oakville, Ontario … Matt has one sister, Meghan … Honor Roll student at Appleby College for three years … Interests: Golf, Roller Hockey … Concentration: Undeclared.

Lorito's Career Highs
1, 4x, last at Cornell (2/10/12)
Assists: 2, 3x, last vs. Princeton (1/6/12)
Points: 3, at Providence (1/1/12)

Lorito's Career Stats