20 Jackson Najjar
20 - Jackson Najjar
Height: 6-5
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Horace Mann
Position: B
Major: Undecided
Dream Job: Manager of Manchester United
Favorite Place on Campus: Top of the library
Favorite Professional Athlete: Marcus Rashford
Favorite Pregame Meal: Pasta with red sauce
Hobbies: Going on runs, hanging out with friends, sleeping
g 0
a 3
pts 3
gw 0

2017 (Junior): One of seven Jumbos to play in all 21 games, starting 13 as the squad went 15-2-4, won their first ever NESCAC tournament title, and made it to the Elite Eight in the NCAA tournament...was a big part of a defensive unit that only allowed two goals all season long...scored a goal in the Jumbo's 10-0 win over Mount St. Vincent's in October.

2016 (Sophomore): Took the field in 16 games, including five as a starter during the season the Jumbos went 15-5-2 and won the program's second national championship...tallied the game-winner, which was his first collegiate goal, during the first minute of a 2-0 victory over Middlebury (Oct. 8).

2015 (Freshman): Played in one game as a freshman, part of a team that finished the season with an 11-5-3 record and making it to the third round of the NCAA Tournament…was a member of a defensive group that had a 0.70 goals against average during the 2015 season…made his collegiate debut in a 1-0 loss to Brandeis.

Before Tufts: Attended The Horac Mann school…was the starting center back for the FC Everton USSF Academy U18 team from 2014-15…played on the BW Gottschee USSF Academy U16 team from 2013-14…was the starting center back for the FC Westchester Northeast Pre-Academy U15 team and was the team captain from 2012-13…attended the US Soccer Market Training Center in the spring of 2013…trained for two weeks at Madina Manchester United in Ghana.

Personal: Son of Michael and Michelle…has three siblings, Caroline (20), Cassandra (17) and Beckett (11)…father, Michael, was on the varsity crew team at Cornell.

Recent Games
Oct 28 Colby T, 0-0
Nov 11 Stevens W, 1-0
Nov 17 Amherst W, 3-0
Nov 18 Montclair St. W, 4-0
Nov 30 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-1
Dec 1 vs. Calvin W, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 10
Games started 21 10
Goals 0 0
Assists 3 2
Points 3 2
Shots 1 1
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 4 Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 8 at Colby W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 11 Keene St. W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 15 Bates W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 16 at Wheaton (Mass.) W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 21 at Brandeis W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 26 Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 29 Amherst W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 30 Hamilton W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 6 at Middlebury T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 9 Babson W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 13 at Connecticut Col. T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 6-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 20 Williams W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 23 at Bowdoin W, 4-3 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 28 Colby T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 11 Stevens W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 17 Amherst W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 18 Montclair St. W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 30 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Dec 1 vs. Calvin W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 1 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2016-17 16 5 .06 .00 .13 .06 1.000 .06 1.000
2017-18 21 13 .05 .00 .10 .14 .333 .10 .667
2018-19 21 21 .00 .14 .14 .05 .000 .05 1.000
Total 59 39 .03 .05 .12 .08 .400 .07 .800
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2015-16 1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
2016-17 16 5 1 0 2 1 1.000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 1
2017-18 21 13 1 0 2 3 .333 2 .667 0 0 0-0 0
2018-19 21 21 0 3 3 1 .000 1 1.000 2 0 0-0 0
Total 59 39 2 3 7 5 .400 4 .800 2 0 0-0 1
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 21 21 .00 .14 .14 .05 .000 .05 1.000
Conference 10 10 .00 .20 .20 .10 .000 .10 1.000
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 12 12 .00 .17 .17 .00 - .00 -
Away 7 7 .00 .14 .14 .14 .000 .14 1.000
Neutral 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
-
Wins 18 18 .00 .17 .17 .06 .000 .06 1.000
Losses - - - - - - - - -
-
September 9 9 .00 .22 .22 .11 .000 .11 1.000
October 7 7 .00 .14 .14 .00 - .00 -
November 4 4 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
December 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 21 21 0 3 3 1 .000 1 1.000 2 0 0-0 0
Conference 10 10 0 2 2 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 12 12 0 2 2 0 - 0 - 1 0 0-0 0
Away 7 7 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 1 0 0-0 0
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Wins 18 18 0 3 3 1 .000 1 1.000 2 0 0-0 0
Losses - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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September 9 9 0 2 2 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
October 7 7 0 1 1 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
November 4 4 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 2 0 0-0 0
December 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0