Houghton College Men's Lacrosse

Summary

  • Top 47% lightest athletes in men's lacrosse in Division III
  • Top 2% heaviest attackmen in men's lacrosse
  • Top 19% tallest midfielders in men's lacrosse
  • Top 32% heaviest midfielders in men's lacrosse in Division III
  • Top 23% lightest defensemen in men's lacrosse
  • Top 7% lightest goalies in men's lacrosse
  • Top 36% in men's lacrosse in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 36% in men's lacrosse in Division III for SAT score
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Team Information - Men

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Empire 8
Overall Retention:
70%
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Weight:
181 lbs
Attackmen
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Weight:
215 lbs
Average Class Year:
Junior
Midfielders
Average Height:
6'
Average Weight:
179 lbs
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensemen
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Weight:
187 lbs
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Goalies
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Weight:
170 lbs
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,064
Tuition:
$41,806
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$21,932
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Remote
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
% Students on Campus:
81%
% Students from out of State:
68%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
SAT Midpoint:
1120
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Equestrian/Equine Studies 5
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign) 7
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 25
Environmental Biology 7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 3
Business Administration and Management, General 56
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 16
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 1
Information Technology 1
Education
Art Teacher Education 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 21
Music Teacher Education 11
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 5
Secondary Education and Teaching 12
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 3
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 2
Writing, General 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 2
Physics, General 4
Psychology
Psychology, General 18
Social Sciences
Development Economics and International Development 3
Political Science and Government, General 5
Sociology 2
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 2
Religious Education 6
Theology/Theological Studies 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 10
Design and Visual Communications, General 4
Music Performance, General 3
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 2
Music, Other 3

Houghton College Women's Lacrosse

Summary

  • Top 9% for retention in women's lacrosse
  • Top 58% for spending per athlete in women's lacrosse in Division III
  • Top 40% in women's lacrosse in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 34% in women's lacrosse in Division III for SAT score
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Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Empire 8
Overall Retention:
94%
Attackmen
Average Class Year:
Junior
Midfielders
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensemen
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Goalies
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Marcus

Director of Special Projects

Marcus is a six-time world medalist, three-time world champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist from Philadelphia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco. He has worked at Sparks since 2010. As a rowing coxswain, he is intimately acquainted with the recruiting and training issues around specialized sport positions.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,064
Tuition:
$41,806
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$21,932
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Remote
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
73%
% Students on Campus:
81%
% Students from out of State:
68%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
25
SAT Midpoint:
1120
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Equestrian/Equine Studies 5
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign) 7
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 25
Environmental Biology 7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 3
Business Administration and Management, General 56
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 16
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 1
Information Technology 1
Education
Art Teacher Education 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 21
Music Teacher Education 11
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 5
Secondary Education and Teaching 12
Social Studies Teacher Education 0
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor 3
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 2
Writing, General 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 2
Physics, General 4
Psychology
Psychology, General 18
Social Sciences
Development Economics and International Development 3
Political Science and Government, General 5
Sociology 2
Theology and Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies 2
Religious Education 6
Theology/Theological Studies 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 10
Design and Visual Communications, General 4
Music Performance, General 3
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 2
Music, Other 3

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