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    Jakob Nerwinski
    15 Jakob Nerwinski
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Lawrenceville, N.J.

    High School:
    Notre Dame

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 175

    Position:
    Defense

    Birthdate:
    10/17/1994

    AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Played in 21 games for the Huskies, starting 15... Recorded five assists on the season, the second highest-total for a UConn player... Had two assists in Connecticut's 2-1 victory over Quinnipiac (Nov. 21) in the NCAA Tournament First Round... Part of a UConn defense that recorded 12 shutouts... Finished the year with nine shots and one shot on goal.

    PRIOR TO UCONN: Played four years at Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville, N.J. for head coach Mike Perrone ... Scored 21 goals and added 19 assists as the team captain for Notre Dame during his senior season ... Was named to the All-State, All-Area and All-CVC First Teams while also being selected as Team MVP ... Earned All-County honors in each of his four years ... Holds the single-season goals scored record at Notre Dame and ended his high school career as the program's top points scorer... Played for the NJSA 04 Developmental Academy team under Tab Ramos and Antonio Meza since 2005.

    PERSONAL: An exploratory major ... Born Oct. 17, 1994 ... Graduated cum laude and was a member of the Spanish Honors Society.