A quietly efficient player at cornerback who is in the mix for a starting role this year...steady and confident and is always around the ball...breaks well on the ball and has two interception returns for scores in his career.
Competed in nine games after battling injuries all season...racked up 24 tackles...made six solo tackles in season opener vs. Colgate...had five tackles at Holy Cross and made four tackles, including one for a loss at VMI... recorded three tackles in season ending game at Bucknell.
Had a breakout sophomore year playing in all 11 games and starting a handful...led the team in interceptions with four and his seven break-ups was good for second on the squad...tied for second in the Patriot League for interceptions...two interceptions returned for scores...second interception of the day against Fairfield went for 49 yards and a score, eighth longest interception return for a TD in Hoya history...36-yard interception return for a touchdown at Davidson helped turn momentum back to GU's side for victory...other pick came at Colgate...credited with four tackles from the corner slot against Fordham and Marist...ended year with 18 solo stops and two tackles for losses.
Notched one tackle at Holy Cross as a freshman...played in four games.
A varsity letterwinner in football, track and basketball...three year All-Conference performer in football...played defensive back and wide receiver...graduated with honors.
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