High School: A multi-sport standout at Westhill, playing football, basketball, lacrosse and running track during his high school years ... Offensive and defensive tackle the last two years in football ... Led team to Section 3 title in 2004 and was named all-league in 2004 and 2005 ... First team All-CNYHSFOOTBALL.com in 2005 ...Preseason Rivals.com No. 18 overall prospect in New York State ... Member of sectional and league championship teams the last two years in basketball ... First in league and second in section throwing the discus in 2006.
Personal: Born on July 6, 1988 in Syracuse ... The son of John and Betsy Cherundolo ... Has two sisters, Allison, who attended Boston College, and Leanne, who attends American ... Attracted to Georgetown by the academic tradition and the campus and impressed during his campus visit, the weekend the Georgetown men's basketball team beat Duke.