UD Men's Lacrosse BIO
23 Joe Prieto
Fourth-year member of the squad as longstick midfielder • expected to be one of Hens' top longstick midfielder this spring • one of team's most improved players • tough, physical defender who has excellent stickwork in the open field • third-year letter winner

2016 SEASON (Game by Game)

2015 SEASON (Game by Game)
Played in 13 games as a longstick midfielder • started games vs. High Point and Villanova • had first career goal against Saint Joseph's • recorded 22 groundballs and tied for third on the team with seven caused turnovers • had four shots on the season • recorded season-highs of four groundballs and two caused turnovers vs. Rutgers.

2014 SEASON (Game by Game)
Saw action in all 16 games as a longstick midfielder • dished out an assist in 10-9 win over Binghamton • recorded eight groundballs and ranked fourth on the team with nine caused turnovers • had two groundballs each vs. Binghamton and Manhattan • had a caused turnover in six games with two vs. Mt. St. Mary's, regular season game vs. Hofstra, and Manhattan. 

Did not see game action in first season at Delaware and retained freshman eligibility.

Standout player in lacrosse at Archbishop Spalding High School • began lacrosse career as a goalkeeper before moving to longstick midfielder as a sophomore.

Joseph "Joey" Prieto ("pre–etto") • born Oct. 30, 1993 • son of Joe and Christine Prieto • criminal justice major with a minor in pre-law at Delaware • worked at Aamco Transmissions during the summer • has three siblings, two sisters Tara and Domenica, and brother, Nick • mother is a graduate of Delaware rival Towson University.


Year GP/S Goals Assists Points
Shots GWG
Man Up GB
TO CT Faceoffs Pen.
2015 13/2 1 0 1 4 0 0 22 5 7 0-0 6-5:00
2014 16/0 0 1 1
2 0
0 8 1 9 0-0 5-4:30
TOTALS 29/2 1 1 2 6 0 0 30 6 16 0-0
Position: Defense
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Crownsville, Md.
High School: Archbishop Spalding
Major: Criminal Justice
Experience: 2 Letters
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