Summary

  • Top 71% in men's lacrosse in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 11% tallest athletes in men's lacrosse
  • Top 36% heaviest athletes in men's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 3% tallest attackmen in men's lacrosse
  • Top 9% heaviest attackmen in men's lacrosse
  • Top 10% tallest midfielders in men's lacrosse
  • Top 48% heaviest midfielders in men's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 18% tallest defensemen in men's lacrosse
  • Top 42% heaviest defensemen in men's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 47% tallest goalies in men's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 4% lightest goalies in men's lacrosse
  • Top 43% for international students in men's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 4% in men's lacrosse for athlete graduation rate
  • 66% in men's lacrosse in Division II for ACT score
  • 67% in men's lacrosse in Division II for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division II
Conference:
Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
68%
International Athletes:
4%
In-State Athletes:
24%
Average Height:
6'
Average Weight:
184 lbs
Scholarship/Tuition:
11%
Attackmen
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Weight:
192 lbs
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Midfielders
Average Height:
6'
Average Weight:
178 lbs
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensemen
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Weight:
195 lbs
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Goalies
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Weight:
165 lbs
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
9,595
Tuition:
$22,719
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$13,529
Classroom Ratio:
21 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
32%
Transfer Out Rate:
31%
% Students on Campus:
23%
% Students from out of State:
14%
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
967
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 56
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 35
Business/Commerce, General 159
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 0
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 3
Management Information Systems, General 7
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 20
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0
Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General 0
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 16
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 6
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 84
History
History, General 15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 0
Criminal Justice/Police Science 1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 78
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 37
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 10
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 18
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 119
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 43
Personal and Culinary Services
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef 0
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 9
Geology/Earth Science, General 7
Physical Sciences 11
Physics, General 3
Precision Production
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 53
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 5
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 16
Sociology 12
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 14
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 13
Graphic Design 21
Music, General 9

Summary

  • Top 23% for retention in women's lacrosse
  • Top 67% in women's lacrosse in Division II for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 38% tallest athletes in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 31% tallest attackmen in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 28% tallest midfielders in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 14% tallest defensemen in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 18% tallest goalies in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • Top 43% for international students in women's lacrosse in Division II
  • 64% in women's lacrosse in Division II for ACT score
  • 62% in women's lacrosse in Division II for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division II
Conference:
Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
89%
In-State Athletes:
33%
Average Height:
5'5"
Scholarship/Tuition:
15%
Attackmen
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Midfielders
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensemen
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Goalies
Average Height:
5'7"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. He has served as a high school head coach and on the collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
9,595
Tuition:
$22,719
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$13,529
Classroom Ratio:
21 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
32%
Transfer Out Rate:
31%
% Students on Campus:
23%
% Students from out of State:
14%
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
21
SAT Midpoint:
967
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agricultural Business and Management, General 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 56
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 35
Business/Commerce, General 159
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 0
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 3
Management Information Systems, General 7
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 20
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0
Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General 0
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 16
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 6
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 25
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 5
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer 15
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 9
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 84
History
History, General 15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 0
Criminal Justice/Police Science 1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 78
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 37
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 10
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 18
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 119
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 43
Personal and Culinary Services
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef 0
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 9
Geology/Earth Science, General 7
Physical Sciences 11
Physics, General 3
Precision Production
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 53
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 5
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 16
Sociology 12
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 14
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 13
Graphic Design 21
Music, General 9

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