|High School:||Cromwell '14|
Transferred to Eastern in the fall of 2015 after one year at the University of Connecticut, where he did not compete intercolllegiately...
Coach DeVito: "Justin has become a hard working forward. He has great pace and is always a threat to get behind the opposing back line. Justin has to be a big part of our team this year."
2017: LEC All Academic Honor Roll...E-Club Outstanding Scholar-Athlete Award...appeared in 18 games with 12 starts, scoring 1 goal and 4 assists for 6 points while averaging 45.88 minutes per game...in LEC play, appeared in 7 games with 4 starts, with 1 assist for 1 point, averaging 39.71 minutes per game...appeared in all 9 home games with 7 starts, scoring 1 goal and 3 assists for 5 points while averaging 52.55 minutes per game...had a season high of 1 point and 1 assist against WestConn on Oct. 7th...had a season high of 2 shots against Plymouth on Sept. 30th...
2016: LEC All Academic Honor Roll...as a 2nd year member of the program, earned his 1st varsity letter...appeared in 17 games with 13 starts, scoring 3 goals and 1 assist for 7 points, averaging 47.17 minutes per game...in LEC play, appeared in 7 games with 5 starts, scoring 1 goal for 2 points, averaging 48.71 minutes per game...appeared in 9 home games with 6 starts, scoring 2 goals for 4 points, averaging 57.44 minutes per game...had a season high of 2 points and 1 goal against Southern Maine on Oct. 22nd...had a season high of 1 assist against Babson College on Sept. 1st...had a season high of 3 shots against Keene on Oct. 8th...
2015: First year as member of the program... NSCAA Team Academic Award... appeared in 1 game...
High School: Played forward and outside back as a four-year member of the soccer program... also ran track for one season... second-team all-conference in soccer... helped Panthers to state title as a senior...
Other: Has played for Foundation Soccer Club as a forward and for Sporting Connecticut as an outside back...
PERSONAL: born Justin D. Grant February 13, 1996... Parents: Susan and David... Brother: Jared... Major: Finance... Career plans: Wall Street... Residence: Cromwell, CT...
Who is the biggest influence in your life? My Dad
If you could meet anyone living or dead who would it be? Kevin Hart
What was your favorite vacation or day trip you ever took? Cabo
What is your favorite number? 11
What is the biggest sports team rivalry in any professional sport in your opinion? Real Madrid vs. Barcelona
What’s your favorite song or artist of all time? Juicy J
What is your favorite energy drink? Redbull
What’s the worst thing that’s ever happened to you? I broke my leg 30 seconds into our first game two years ago.
If Christmas had a taste what would it be? Eggnog and nutmeg
If you could be great at another sport what would it be? Basketball
What made you start playing sports? My parents
What is your favorite meal from the student center? Chicken tenders and fries
If you could switch places with any celebrity who would it be? Wiz Khalifa
If you could live in any other state or any other country where would it be? Hawaii
In 15 years where do you see yourself? Working at a hedge fund in NYC or Cali
What type of Doritos do you like? Spicy Sweet Chili
What is your biggest fear? Being trapped inside of small, enclosed area
What has been your hardest class? Business Law
What’s one of the things on your bucket list? Going skydiving with one of those suits that has wings on it
|Oct 14||Keene St.||T, 1-1|
|Oct 17||at Trinity (Conn.)||L, 2-1|
|Oct 21||at Mass.-Boston||T, 0-0|
|Oct 26||Lasell||W, 4-0|
|Oct 28||at Southern Me.||W, 3-0|
|Sep 2||at Hobart||W, 1-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 3||vs. Cortland||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 7||Framingham St.||W, 2-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 9||Ramapo||W, 2-0||1||0||1||1||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 13||Anna Maria||W, 2-0||1||1||0||2||4||.250||0-0||1|
|Sep 16||Rhode Island Col.||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 19||at Gordon||L, 2-1||-||0||1||1||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 23||at Mass.-Dartmouth||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 26||Salem St.||W, 3-2||1||0||1||1||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 30||at Plymouth St.||L, 4-1||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 3||at Connecticut Col.||L, 2-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 7||Western Conn. St.||W, 1-0||-||0||1||1||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 8||Babson||W, 2-1||-||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 14||Keene St.||T, 1-1||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 17||at Trinity (Conn.)||L, 2-1||-||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 21||at Mass.-Boston||T, 0-0||-||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 26||Lasell||W, 4-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 28||at Southern Me.||W, 3-0||-||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|