27 Josh Currier
27 - Josh Currier
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Sr
Hometown: Peterborough, Ontario
High School: The Hill Academy
Position: A
Major: Comprehensive Liberal Studies-Curricular Emphasis
gp 17
p 120
g 88
a 32

- "I made VWC my top choice because of the beautiful campus and the surrounding area."
- Virginia Wesleyan was the only College considered while making a search for a College to attend

Career Highs
Goals: 9 – (at Shenandoah - 4/9/16)
Assists: 6 – (Wash. & Jefferson – 3/18/14)
Points: 12 – (at Southern Virginia - 3/30/16)
Ground Balls: 8 – (vs. Ferrum – 3/1/15)
Caused Turnovers: 5 – (at Randolph - 4/23/16)
Face-Off Wins: NA

2016 North-South Game Participant
2016 USILA First Team All-American
2016 IMLCA First Team All-South Region
2016 ODAC Player of the Year
2015-16 ODAC All-Academic Team
2016 All-ODAC First Team
2015 USILA Honorable Mention All-American
2015 All-State Second Team
2015 All-ODAC First Team
2014 USILA Second Team All-American

2014 All-State First Team
2014 ODAC Player of the Year
2014 All-ODAC First Team
2013 USILA Honorable Mention All-American
2013 State Rookie of the Year
2013 All-State Second Team
2013 ODAC Rookie of the Year
2013 All-ODAC First Team
ODAC Player of the Week (Feb. 29-Mar. 6, 2016)
ODAC Player of the Week (Apr. 7-13, 2014) 

Senior (2016): Started all 17 games for the Marlins… Led the league in scoring with 120 points on 88 goals and 32 assists… Set the all-time ODAC scoring mark as part of a 12 point performance at Southern Virginia on March 30… The 12 points (seven goals, five assists) was the second-most scored by a Marlin in a game… Posted at least eight points in nine of the team’s 17 games… Filled the box score with five goals, three assists, seven ground balls, and five caused turnovers in a win over Randolph on April 23… Set a career high with nine goals at Shenandoah on April 9… Scooped 49 ground balls on the year, fifth most on the team, to go with 16 caused turnovers… Only Marlin to be named an All-American all four years.

Junior (2015): Started in 16 games for the Marlins… Led the team in goals (37) and assists (22)… Had six hat tricks on the year… Season-best eight points at Roanoke College on April 4 with seven goals and an assist… Posted a ground ball in all but one contest, including eight in the season opener against Ferrum College.

Sophomore (2014): Virginia Sports Information Director's College Division first team honoree… All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference first team honoree… Set the VWC and ODAC records for points with 100… First VWC and ODAC player to score 100 points… Set the VWC record for assists with 46… Recorded a season-highsix goals in a 19-10 win over Elizabethtown and in a 15-8 win over Ferrum… Recorded a season-high six assists in a 20-5 win over Washington and Jefferson, en route to a season-high nine points; also scored nine points in a 17-9 win over Randolph.

Freshman (2013): USILA All-American honorable mention… Virginia Sports Information Director's College Division Rookie of the Year… Second team All-Virginia… Old Dominion Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year… First team All-ODAC… Scored goals in 13 of VWC's 16 games… Recorded a season-high four goals in games against Berry College, Lynchburg College, and Randolph-Macon College… Recorded a season-high four assists in games against Greensboro College, Shenandoah University, Randolph College, and Bridgewater College.

Before VWC: Competed in lacrosse, volleyball and basketball… Attended Holy Cross High School and the prestigious Hill Academy… Athlete of the Year as a junior and senior… Competed for the Peterborough Lakers in the prestigious Ontario Junior "A" League… Played in 22 games in 2011, scoring 38 goals and 25 assists… Played in 14 games to date in 2012, scoring 30 goals and 14 assists.

Personal: Son of Michelle Dunn and Roger Currier… Has three siblings: Andrei, a student at Fleming University, Zack, a lacrosse player at Princeton University and Grace... Communication minor.

Get to Know Josh

- Enjoys rap and country music
- A fan of the lacrosse's Peterborough Lakers and their player John Grant
- Favorites include the movie "Shooter" and the TV series "SportsCenter"

  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "fun, out-going"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "the friendships formed."
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to become an All-American before I graduate."
  • If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Will Ferrell, because he seems to be very funny."
  • If I could participate in a reality show it would be: "Man Tracker, because it seems exhilarating and fun."
  • If I could possess one superpower it would be: "invisibility"
  • People might be surprised to know: "my favorite nights are those spent with family."
  • It's the year 2025 and: "I'm teaching and playing lacrosse in the summer."
  • The most important advice I've received is: "do what makes you happy" -- Mom
Recent Games
Apr 16 Roanoke L, 23-8
Apr 20 at Randolph-Macon W, 16-12
Apr 23 at Randolph W, 17-6
Apr 27 at Hampden-Sydney L, 16-10
Apr 30 Lynchburg L, 17-11
May 3 at #4 Lynchburg L, 20-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 9
Points 120 58
Goals 88 46
Assists 32 12
Man-up goals 11 7
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 49 23
Turnovers 33 18
Caused turnovers 16 8
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 244 126
Shooting percentage 36.1 36.5
Shots on goal 155 84
Shots on goal percentage 63.5 66.7
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 20 Widener W, 11-10 4 1 5 1 0 3 1 1 0-0 12 33.3 6 50.0
Feb 27 at Greensboro W, 18-8 6 2 8 0 0 6 1 3 0-0 16 37.5 7 43.8
Mar 2 Methodist W, 17-5 5 4 9 0 0 3 2 1 0-0 13 38.5 8 61.5
Mar 5 Adrian W, 21-10 7 1 8 1 0 3 3 0 0-0 13 53.8 11 84.6
Mar 9 New England Col. W, 17-8 4 4 8 0 0 3 4 3 0-0 19 21.1 10 52.6
Mar 12 Guilford W, 11-6 3 1 4 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 7 42.9 5 71.4
Mar 19 at Washington and Lee L, 10-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 9 0.0 3 33.3
Mar 23 Chris. Newport L, 16-9 6 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 13 46.2 8 61.5
Mar 26 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 12-11 5 2 7 2 0 2 0 1 0-0 20 25.0 9 45.0
Mar 30 at Southern Virginia W, 19-11 7 5 12 2 0 5 3 0 0-0 17 41.2 12 70.6
Apr 9 at Shenandoah W, 15-11 9 0 9 0 0 4 5 0 0-0 24 37.5 16 66.7
Apr 16 Roanoke L, 23-8 5 1 6 0 0 2 3 1 0-0 10 50.0 9 90.0
Apr 20 at Randolph-Macon W, 16-12 6 1 7 1 0 2 0 0 0-0 11 54.5 11 100.0
Apr 23 at Randolph W, 17-6 5 3 8 2 0 7 5 5 0-0 15 33.3 9 60.0
Apr 27 at Hampden-Sydney L, 16-10 7 1 8 1 0 2 1 1 0-0 14 50.0 10 71.4
Apr 30 Lynchburg L, 17-11 6 3 9 1 0 1 2 0 0-0 16 37.5 12 75.0
May 3 at #4 Lynchburg L, 20-10 3 3 6 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 15 20.0 9 60.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2012-13 16 16 35 39 74 3 0 40 33 1 0-0 125 28.0 72 57.6
2013-14 16 16 54 46 100 1 1 51 45 5 0-0 160 33.8 96 60.0
2014-15 16 16 37 22 59 2 0 54 43 5 0-0 170 21.8 89 52.4
2015-16 17 16 88 32 120 11 0 49 33 16 0-0 244 36.1 155 63.5
Total 65 64 214 139 353 17 1 194 154 27 0-0 699 30.6 412 58.9
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 16 88 32 120 11 0 49 33 16 0-0 244 36.1 155 63.5
Conference 9 8 46 12 58 7 0 23 18 8 0-0 126 36.5 84 66.7
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 8 45 17 62 5 0 20 16 7 0-0 123 36.6 78 63.4
Away 8 8 43 15 58 6 0 29 17 9 0-0 121 35.5 77 63.6
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 10 10 56 22 78 7 0 39 24 13 0-0 147 38.1 95 64.6
Losses 7 6 32 10 42 4 0 10 9 3 0-0 97 33.0 60 61.9
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February 2 2 10 3 13 1 0 9 2 4 0-0 28 35.7 13 46.4
March 8 7 37 17 54 5 0 19 15 5 0-0 111 33.3 66 59.5
April 6 6 38 9 47 5 0 18 16 7 0-0 90 42.2 67 74.4
May 1 1 3 3 6 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 15 20.0 9 60.0