21 John Glesener
John Glesener


Camillus, N.Y.

High School:
West Genesee - USMAPS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 197



Inside Lacrosse Ranks Army in 2015 Face-Off Yearbook

Three Players Named to Preseason All-America List


Lacrosse Distributes Team Awards At Year-End Banquet

Defenseman John Burk Named Team MVP


Army Athletics Holds 2014 Black Knight Awards

Year-End Awards Show Held Thursday Night


Glesener, Somers Earn All-America Honors

Black Knights Land Two USILA All-American Citations


Lacrosse Ranked No. 20 In Final USILA Coaches Poll

Black Knights Finish 2014 Nationally Ranked


This week's Play of the Week is brought to you by the Army lacrosse team.

This week's Play of the Week is brought to you by the Army lacrosse team.


Highlights and reaction following the lacrosse game between Army and Rutgers.

Highlights and reaction following the lacrosse game between Army and Rutgers.


#18 Army vs. Navy | 93rd Meeting

April 12, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium


Army vs. Lehigh Photo Gallery

March 22, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium


Army vs. Furman Face-Off For A Cause

Feb. 22, 2014 | Washington, D.C. | Cardinal Stadium (Catholic University)


Army vs. UMass Photo Gallery

Feb. 8, 2014 | West Point, N.Y. | Michie Stadium

Notable: 2013 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year ... 2014 Preseason Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year ... preseason all-league member ... USILA honorable mention All-America selection ... top 25 Tewaaraton Award nominee ... tore his ACL in last year's season-ending loss to Johns Hopkins ... underwent offseason surgery and missed the fall ... expected to return full-tilt this spring.

2013: Moved from midfield to attack for sophomore season in a move that proved to be more than beneficial to the Black Knights ... named Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year and a USILA honorable mention All-American ... top 25 nominee for the Tewaaraton Award ... collected the team's annual Lt. Ray Enners/Chris Pettit Award as the team's top offensive player ... 4.36 points per game led the Patriot League and ranked sixth in the nation ... his 2.14 assists per game landed third and 12th, respectively ... totaled a team-best 61 points on 31 goals and 30 assists ... tallied at least one point every game ... one of six players to start all 14 games ... recorded seven hat tricks, including a career-high five goals to propel Army to a 10-4 Patriot League win at Colgate (Mar. 31) ... preceded that game with a career-high eight points (4G, 4A) in a 15-6 victory over Lafayette (Mar. 23) at Michie Stadium ... scored at least five points eight times, which included three games of a career-high four assists ... finished second on the team with six EMO goals ... scored goals at UMass (Feb. 10) and Navy (Apr. 13) six seconds into each game, tying for the program's fastest goal off an opening face-off in history ... added 21 ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers.

2012: Named the top post-graduate recruit in the nation by Inside Lacrosse to start the season ... finished the year as the Black Knights' second-leading scorer with 33 points ... led Army with 17 assists to go with 16 goals out of the midfield ... started all 15 games and scored at least one point in 14 contests ... scored two goals in each of his first two collegiate games against Massachusetts (Feb. 10) and Wagner (Feb. 15) ... went on to record his first career hat trick as a part of a season-best five points with a standout three goals and two assists in a thrilling 9-8 win over Rutgers (Mar. 6) at Michie Stadium ... five points led all players on either team ... netted his first two goals of the game within the opening three minutes of action ... recorded a career-high three assists in back-to-back Patriot League wins over Navy (Apr. 14) and Holy Cross (Apr. 21) ... 16 goals on the season ranked amongst the most by freshmen midfielders in the NCAA ... garnered Patriot League Rookie of the Week honors once (Feb. 20).

Prior to West Point: Lauded as the nation's top post-graduate recruit by Inside Lacrosse in August ... spent the 2010-11 season at the USMA Prep School after authoring a stellar high school career West Genesee ... played for head coach Mike Messere at the central New York powerhouse ... West Genesee won the New York State title in 2008 ... garnered a pair of All-America certificates in 2010 (US Lacrosse and Under Armour) ... three-time first team all-league performer ... named first team All-Central New York in 2010 after earning a second team nod the year before ... West Genesee's Most Valuable Player in 2010.

Personal: John Anthony Glesener was born on Dec. 20, 1991, in Danville, Calif. ... son of William and Loretta Glesener ... one of three brothers to include Ted and Dan, who played the 2012 season at Army ... family moved to central New York in before his sophomore season in high school ... major is Systems Management.

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