2012-13 (Junior): Started in 29 games for the Eagles … voted second team all-conference … led the team in rebounding for the second straight year with 5.7 rpg and 170 total rebounds … ranked seventh in the Landmark Conference in offensive rpg … ranked ninth in the conference in defensive rpg … fourth on the team in scoring with 12.4 ppg … matched a career high with 24 points against Carnegie Mellon (11/27) … scored in double figures in 22 games … had his best game of the season against Catholic (1/9) when he scored 20 points and added seven rebounds and three blocks … third on the team in three point field goals made with 47 … second on the team in three point percentage … fourth on the team in steals … played the third most minutes on the team with 938.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Transferred from the University of Pitt-Johnstown and started all 29 games for the Eagles... third on the team and 21st in the Landmark Conference with 10.3 ppg... hauled down a team-best 5.4 rpg, and ranked eighth in the Landmark... led Juniata in scoring in seven games... scored in double figures in 18 games, with a double-double of 11 points, 10 rebounds vs. Moravian (2/4)... his season high 24 points vs. Drew (1/8) was tied for the most by a Juniata player all season... shot 11-of-12 from the field against the Rangers, with a 2-of-3 mark from 3-point range... third on the team in 3-pointers made with 44... ranked 15th in the Landmark with a .344 3FG percentage, and was 14th with 1.52 3FG per game... had a season best six 3-point field goals vs. Ithaca (12/10), and drained five treys against both Washington & Lee (12/30) and Moravian (1/20).
2010-11 (Freshman): Played in 18 games for the University of Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats … finished with 15 points, 17 rebounds, four steals, one block, and five assists.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner for coach Jeff Reed at Indiana High School... three-time all-star selection by the Indiana Gazette... earned all-section honors in his sophomore, junior, and senior seasons... finished his high school career with over 1,300 points and 210 career three-point field goals... a four-year letterwinner in track and field and a three-year letterwinner in football, he earned Indiana Gazette all-star and all-conference honors in football in both his junior and senior seasons.
PERSONAL: Son of Jim and Claudia Stapleton... POE is pre-physical therapy.