6 Gary Crooks
6 Gary Crooks
Birth Date: 02/15/1987
Height: 5-8
Weight: 165
Year: Senior
Hometown: Falkirk, Scotland
Previous College: Louisburg College
Position: M
Video has no source Url in width="560" height="340"> 2009 (Senior):
Scored the lone goal of the game in URI's 1-0 season-opening victory over Boston College... Recorded an assist in URI's 2-0 win over Iona... Netted his second goal of the season at Xavier... Scored twice in a 4-1 win over Temple. 2008 (Junior):
Started in all 19 of URI's games... Finished the season with six points (0g, 6a)... Set up the game-winning goal in a 2-1 season-opening victory over Maine... Picked up an assist in Rhody's 3-2 win over Albany... Assisted on the overtime game-winner in URI's 1-0 victory over Harvard... Set up the game-winning goal in a 1-0 in over Massachusetts... Assisted on the game-winner in 3-2 overtime victory at Duquesne... Recorded an assist against Dayton at the Atlantic 10 Championship. At Louisburg College:
Was an NSCAA Junior College First Team All-American and team captain at Louisburg College (N.C.)... Also was named NSCAA Junior College Regional Player of the Year in 2007, while helping lead Louisburg to a third-place finish at the NJCAA Championships... Scored four goals and had 14 assists in 21 games... Was a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Louisburg. In Scotland:
Was in the Youth Training Scheme (YTS) for both St. Johnstone and Hibernian Football Club of the Scottish Premier League... Won the U19 Insel Cup and reached the final of the Fila Foyle Cup in Northern Ireland with St. Johnstone. Personal:
Born February 15, 1987... Son of Elaine and Alistair Crooks... Has a younger brother, Greig, and a younger sister, Melissa... Majoring in Communications.