The Book on Hawthorne: One of the most dangerous dodgers on the team, Hawthorne will be part of an experienced and dangerous first midfield line in 2011...Extremely quick and shifty, Hawthorne is one of the best pure athletes on the team...Understands the game very well from his high school basketball background...Will look to continue to increase his scoring and assert himself as one of the top midfielders in the ODAC this season.
College: Established himself as one of the top midfielders in the ODAC as a junior ... Played in 18 games and started 12 ... Scored 25 goals while dishing out 21 assists ... Posted three goals and two assists against perennial power Gettysburg College ... Started on the Tiger's first midfield line scoring 14 goals and 10 assists as a sophomore in 2009...Earned the Tigers' Most Improved Player Award for his play last season...All-ODAC Academic honoree...Hawthorne played every game as a freshman, scoring five goals and two assists.
High School: A competitor in three sports, Hawthorne played four years of lacrosse, basketball, and football at Collegiate...Captained the lacrosse team his senior season, while earning All-Prep honors...Also earned first team All-State and All-Prep in basketball.
Personal: Son of J.V. and Sally Hawthorne...Has two siblings, Jess and Annie ... Brother, Jess, is a member of the Hampden-Sydney lacrosse team.