Pronunciation: lou-EECE keen-TAH-nuh
Talented young lineman who is expected to be a contributor on the defensive front in 2013.
as a freshman (2012)
Played in seven games as a true freshman ... had three tackles, including a pair of stops at CCSU ... was slowed by a late season ankle injury that kept him out of the Nov. 3 Robert Morris game and limited him for the final two games.
Earned Class 8A Third Team all-state honors from The Associated Press ... was also named Class 8A-6A All-Dade by the Miami Herald ... had 10 tackles for loss including 7.0 sacks as a senior for 8-3 Columbus ... also forced three fumbles ... Columbus won the 2012 Sunshine Cup All-Sports Award for having the best overall athletic program in the state of Florida for boys at the Class 8A level ... 8A is the largest classification in the state ... prominent football grads of Columbus include Mario Cristobal (former FIU head coach and current Alabama assistant), Brian Griese, Mike Shula and Alonzo Highsmith ... played for head coach Chris Merritt ... major: supply chain management ... date of birth: 11/12/93.