2017: Played in 10 games as a true freshman ... ranked third on the team in faceoff percentage, winning 40 percent of his attempts (22-55) during the year ... picked up 12 groundballs for the season, including a season-high four at Monmouth on Apr. 10 ... caused a turnover at Hampton on April 1 in a 14-1 VMI win ... won 7 of 11 faceoff attempts at Wagner on March 7 ... took 5 of 8 faceoff attempts at Monmouth on Apr. 10 ... Dean's List recipient both semesters ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Honors Society ... SoCon Honor Roll member.
High School: Coached by Geoffrey Young and Chris Thompson at Damascus HS in Damascus, Md. ... four-year letterwinner as a faceoff specialist / midfielder ... named first team All-County and All-Gazette honorable mention ... first team All-Division ... named an All-Star his senior year ... scored 30 goals in high school and had over an 80 percent faceoff percentage over the four years ... runner-up at the 2014 Faceoff Academy national championships for Class of 2016 ... also played on the golf team and ran indoor track ... played club lacrosse with Lax Factory ... named a Distinguished Scholar, earned a 3.5 year Army scholarship and received a principal leadership award.
Personal: Parents are Patrick and Bridgit Avon ... has one sister ... plans to major in economics and business.