March 22, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium
2014: Started all 14 games on defense for the Black Knights ... Academic All-Patriot League ... registered six ground balls and five caused turnovers ... helped anchor a defense that ranked No. 1 in the nation ... had three ground balls and a caused turnover against Bucknell on March 29 ... added two ground balls and two caused turnovers opposite Lehigh in the Patriot League Semifinals on April 25.
2013: Contributed significantly in his first season at West Point ... played in 10 games and made two starts on the Black Knights close defense ... helped Army finish the year ranked third in the nation in scoring defense, yielding 7.79 goals per game ... first start came in relief of an injured Pat Hart in a 10-4 Patriot League win at Colgate (Mar. 31), marking the second-lowest number of goals Army gave up all season ... listed in the starting lineup opposite his former team, Bucknell (Apr. 6), the following week ... totaled three ground balls and one caused turnover ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member.
Prior to West Point: Played the 2011 season at Patriot League rival Bucknell before transferring to West Point ... All-American at Manheim Township High School ... PIAA District 3 Player of the Year in 2010 ... three-time all-district and all-league selection ... captained the lacrosse team in each of his final three seasons ... standout wrestler ... 2010 Lancaster County champion, three-time district qualifier and a 2010 state qualifier ... posted 100 career wins, was a two-time team captain and earned first team all-league honors twice ... named to the 2011 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll while at Bucknell.
Personal: Austin Haffert Schultz was born on Sept. 26, 1991, in Voorhees, N.J. ... son of James and Tracy Schultz ... has four siblings - Alex, Hayley, Griffin and Sophia ... took a year off between Bucknell and West Point to travel ... first member of his family to take on military service ... enjoys reading and fishing ... major is Economics.