GILFORD — James Seager, of Gilford, was a captain and senior Long Stick Midfield on the Husson University Men's Lacrosse team. This 2015 season, Seager accumulated a total of 157 ground balls this season, 57 caused turnover, 8 goals, and 6 assists. He broke the Husson University single season ground ball record (157 GB) and caused turnover record (57 CT); along with the Husson University single game ground ball record (22 GB) and caused turnover record (9 CT). Seager is currently 2nd in NCAA Division III in average caused turnovers per game (3.64 CT/game) and 4th in NCAA Division III in average groundballs per game (10.21 GB/game). Seager is also 1st in the North Atlantic Conference in groundballs and caused turnovers.
He also leads the team's man down defense, which is 20th in NCAA Division III. Seager was an ECAC Defensive Player of the Week and North Atlantic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, and he is a 2015 North Atlantic Conference 1st Team All-Conference (LSM), 2015 North Atlantic Conference All-Tournament, and 2015 North Atlantic Conference Defensive Player of the Year. Seager is the first player in Husson Lacrosse history to receive North Atlantic Conference Defensive Player of the Year.
He has also been nominated for USILA All-American, All-New England, All-ECAC, National North-South All-Star Game, and he may have an opportunity to enter the 2016 Major League Lacrosse supplemental draft.
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