2013: Injury prevented him from playing much of his junior campaign ... appeared in one game, the Black Knights' 14-5 Patriot League win at Holy Cross ... did not figure statistically.
2012: Played in eight games out of the midfield during his sophomore campaign ... enjoyed a productive two-goal, one-assist effort in a 24-7 win over Wagner (Feb. 15) at Michie Stadium ... scored both goals in the fourth quarter against the Seahawks ... drew action in seven other games but did not score.
2011: Scored first career goal and only tally of the season in his collegiate debut against Wagner (Mar. 13) at Michie Stadium ... converted his only shot taken against the Seahawks, registering the goal with just over six minutes to go in the game ... played in one game as a rookie.
Prior to West Point: Two-time MVP of the lacrosse team at Summit Country Day High School under the direction of coach Dan Collura ... earned Offensive MVP honors as a junior and senior ... named to the all-state team in 2008 ... member of the school's golf team as well ... helped lead the squad to a pair of state championship appearances.
Personal: Nathan Richard Gustafson was born in Morristown, N.J., on Feb. 20, 1991 ... parents are Mike and Dagne Gustafson ... has one brother, Jack ... grandfather served in World War II ... earned his high school's College Preparatory Chemistry Award in 2009 ... named the 2010 recipient of the St. Julie Billiart Award ... hobbies include playing the guitar and playing golf ... enjoys listening to music in his spare time ... major is Systems Engineering.