Crotty went from 2010 MLL Cascade Rookie of the Year to Major League Lacrose superstar in 2011. He and Paul Rabil of the Boston Cannons ended up as the league's statistical scoring leaders as each had 50 points in 2011. Crotty was selected as the Rattlers Offensive Player of the Year and as the Rattlers Most Valuable Player. He was honored as an MLL All-Star for the first time in his career and was selected to the All-MLL team.
2011: Was selected to the All-MLL team for the first time in his career...won the MLL statistical scoring title...won the MLL statistical assist title...scored 29 goals and added 21 assists for 50 points...his goal scoring total was the third best in MLL...was the MLL Offensive Player of the Week for Week 9...was the Bud Light Player of the Game for the Rattlers 15-8 victory over the Denver Outlaws...won the Rattlers Offensive Player of the Year Award and the Rattlers MVP Award...MLL All-Star...scored two points or more in all twelve games this season...socred at least one goal in eleven of twelve games this season...had three goals, one assist, four shots on goal, and one ground ball on 8/13 in Boston...had four goals on seven shots on goal and collected two ground balls on 8/6 v. Chesapeake...had one goal on six shots and added two assists on 7/28 at Long Island...had four goals on four shots, added two assists, and scooped two ground balls on 7/23 v. Denver...had two goals on two shots, added two assists and collected one ground ball on 7/16 at Denver...took six shots on goal, scooped two ground balls, and had two assists on 7/2 at Chesapeake...had one goal on four shots and added a season high four assists on 6/25 at Hamilton...had two goals on four shots, added two assists, and scooped two ground balls on 6/24 v. Hamilton...had two goals on four shots and added one assist on 6/18 v. Boston...had a season high five goals on a season high nine shots, added two assists, had a season high seven points, and scooped one ground ball on 6/10 v. Hamilton...had two goals on four shots, one assist, one ground ball, and logged 3:00 PIM on 5/21 v. Long Island...had three goals on three shots, added an assist, and collected one ground ball during his Rattlers debut on 5/14 in Chesapeake
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Crotty was a three time All-American at Duke University. As a senior he won the 2010 Tewaaraton Trophy awarded to the most outstanding college lacrosse player while helping the Blue Devils win the 2010 NCAA Division I National Championship. Crotty recorded 23 goals with 63 assists for 86 points during his senior year. The 63 assists set the Duke single season record for assists and ranks 10thall-time in the NCAA single season records book.
As a junior Crotty scored 23 goals and added 55 assists for 78 points, and was awarded the National Attackman of the Year award.
Crotty finished his career at Duke with 92 goals and 147 assists for 239 points. His 147 assists rank second all-time at Duke and 18thin NCAA history. His 239 points are fourth in the Blue Devil career records book.