40 - Tyler Purdue
Tyler Purdue
Height: 5-9
Weight: 173
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: Mendham
Position: M

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Mendham H.S. for coaches Charlie Shoulberg and Jeff Seals … earned 2010 honorable mention All-State and 2010 honorable mention by the Daily Record … led the team in ground balls in 2010 and 2011 … recorded 30 goals and 28 assists for 58 career points … team won the 2010 Group 2 state championship and won the Pooley Trophy in 2010 and 2011 … was also a member of Leading Edge Lacrosse for coach Marc Moreau … two-year member of the varsity football team … earned 2011 second team All-County Defense honors … was named the team’s 2011 Special Teams Player of the Year … member of National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Frank and Linda Luisi-Purdue … his father played lacrosse at Towson (Class of 1981) … has one brother (Chris) … majoring in Economics.