This will be the first meeting between the Dukes and Battlers
2014 Preseason All-NEC
Emerged as a fixture at linebacker as a redshirt freshman ... tied for the team lead in tackles in 2013.
as a freshman (2013)
Started all 11 games at inside linebacker ... tied Christian Kuntz for the team lead with 74 tackles (33 solo) ... finished with 6.0 tackles for loss and two pass break ups ... led the Dukes with nine tackles (4 solo) including 1.0 tackles for loss in his first career start in the season-opener vs. Albany ... teamed with Sam Martello to tackle UA's Kevin Chillis for a 13-yard loss and safety on the first play of the game ... tied Kuntz for team high with 10 stops (4 solo) including 1.0 tackles for loss and forced a fumble the following weekend at Dayton ... had a career-high 12 stops, including a TFL and a fumble recovery in the loss at Sacred Heart ... followed that with a team-high 10 tackles in the win over CCSU ... posted his first career interception at Robert Morris
Named Class 3A All-Parkway Conference as a linebacker/tight end for Montour ... had 134 tackles and caught 32 passes as a senior ... had 15 tackles, forced two fumbles and caught four passes - including one for a touchdown - in a 25-21 PIAA Class AAA quarterfinal playoff win ... also played basketball in high school ... high school coach Lou Cerro ... major: marketing ... date of birth: 2/5/94.