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2013 Football Roster

(Final 76-player roster)


2013 football

Front Row (L to R): Sebastian Aguirre, Mike Mattia, Matt Long, Will Huegel, Kevin Hughes, Jake Bussani, Jake Sheffer, Donnie Cimino, Jordan Otis, Jackson Taylor, Myers Beaird, Dan D'Arcy, Andrew McCloskey.  2nd Row (L to R):  Jesse Warren, Dee Simons, Ben Cohen, Kahdeem Ralph, Jon Day, LaDarius Drew, Jeremy Edelberg, Shane Scannell, Joe Ricciardi, Jay Fabien, Jake Siciliano, Taylor Bishop.  3rd Row (L to R):  Justin Sanchez, Matt Polacek, Luca Cobucci, Peter George, Josh Hurwitz, John Kuhn, Vincent Davis, Ryan Brown, Mitch Godfrey, Zach Bartlett, Austin Frank, Mike Reilly, Greg Blaize.  4th Row (L to R):  Corey Phillips, Kris Luster, Andrew Mehr, Mitch Ryan, Kyle Gibson, Anthony Antonellis, Reid Gustafson, Alex Sakhno, Pat DiMase, Nik Powers, Gregg Kelley, Jimmy O'Reilly.  5th Row (L to R):  Lou Stevens, Neil O'Connor, Hayden Hall, Ike Fuchs, John Vassar, TJ Blackburn, Shane Donovan, John San Filippo, Zach Calhoun, Ibraheem Khadar, Mike Edwards.  6th Row (L to R):  Nicky Antonellis, Jordan Stone, Thor Lichtenstein, Ben Kurtz, Dan Laorenza, Rob Manning, Blake Cunningham, Alec Corazzini, Alex Daversa-Russo, Shane Jenkins, Kevin Hutchinson.  7th Row (L to R):  Steve Sobo, Zac Cuzner, Drew Krinitsky, Pat Stout, Damien Vega, Devon Carrillo, Jon Spivey, Will Croughan, Alex Ward, Anthony Muraco.  8th Row (L to R):  Ryan Welch, Matt Kuhn, Reid Andrew, Sebastian Canizares-Fernandez.  Back Row (L to R):  Joe Giaimo (assistant coach), Jeff McDonald (assistant coach), Shea Dwyer (assistant coach), Morgan Hanson (student assistant coach), Dan DiCenzo (associate head coach), Mike Whalen (head coach), Jack Siedlecki (assistant coach), Raj Jaswal (assistant coach), Justin Freres (assistant coach), Matt Coyne (assistant coach), Eric Ludwig (assistant coach).

(Download Word Version of 2013 Rosters - Alphabetical - Numerical)

#NameClassPositionHT/WTHometownHigh School
1Jake Bussani*#Sr.DB6-2/200Pleasanton, CAFoothill HS
2Jesse Warren* Jr.QB6-0/190Chicopee, MANorthfield Mt. Hermon School
3Justin Sanchez Fr.DB5-10/180Chicago, ILMt. Carmel HS
4Vincent Davis* Jr.DB6-1/185Manhattan, KSNorth Hardin HS(KY)
5Myers Beaird* Sr.LB5-11/200Nashville, TNEnsworth HS
6Alex Daversa-Russo* So.LB6-2/205Niskayuna, NYLa Salle Institute
7Nik Powers* Jr.DL6-7/240New York, NYMilton Academy(MA)
8Devon Carrillo Fr.DB6-1/210Middletown, CTMiddletown HS/Phillips Exeter Academy (NH)
9Josh Hurwitz* Jr.WR6-0/205Longmeadow, MALongmeadow HS
10Ike Fuchs Fr.QB/P6-0/190Calabasas, CACalabasas HS
11Donnie Cimino*#Jr.DB6-2/195Westwood, NJWestwood Regional HS
12Peter George* Jr.QB6-2/210Concord, MAConcord Carlisle Regional HS
13Steve Sobo Fr.QB6-0/210Tenafly, NJTenafly HS
14LaDarius Drew* Jr.RB6-0/195Mesquite, TXWest Mesquite HS/Loomis Chaffee School (CT)
15Andrew Mehr Fr.WR5-11/180Ocean Township, NJHigh Tech HS/Ocean Township HS
16Damien Vega Fr.QB5-11/205Norwalk, CTBrien McMahon HS
17Jake Siciliano* Jr.LB6-1/220Sarasota, FLOut of Door Academy HS
18Hayden Hall Fr.QB5-10/195Canton, GACreekview HS
19Kevin Hughes* Sr.WR/TE6-4/230Boxborough, MAActon-Boxborough Regional HS
20Rob Manning* So.WR5-10/185North Kingstown, RIBishop Hendricken HS
21Will Huegel* Sr.DB6-0/205Briarcliff, NYBriarcliff Manor HS
22John Vassar So.RB5-11/210Worcester, MAHotchkiss School(CT)
23Dan D'Arcy* WR6-2/195Concord, MAConcord Carlisle Regional HS
24Kyle Gibson* Jr.RB5-9/185Ridgewood, NJRidgewood HS
25Mike Mattia Sr.DB5-10/175Cedar Grove, NJBergen Catholic HS
26Anthony Muraco So.LB6-4/215Mentor, OHUniversity School
27Reid Andrew Fr.DB5-11/188Foothill Ranch, CASanta Margarita HS
28Jon Spivey* So.DB5-8/185Exeter, NHExeter HS/Loomis Chaffee School (CT)
29Jonathan Day* Jr.TE6-3/230Gorham, MEBridgton Academy
30Alec Corazzini So.DB5-8/195Middlefield, CTCoginchaug Regional HS
31Joe Ricciardi* Sr.DB5-11/195North Haledon, NJDon Bosco Prep HS
32Ryan Welch Fr.DB6-0/190Naples, FLDunbar High School
33John Kuhn* Jr.RB5-10/195Mendham, NJWest Morris Mendham HS
34Lou Stevens Fr.RB6-0/210North Wales, PAGermantown Academy
35Dee Simons* Jr.LB6-0/225Nanaimo, British ColumbiaSt. Andrews School(DE)
36Nicky Antonellis Fr.LB6-2/200Westwood, MAWestwood HS
37Ryan Brown Jr.DB5-10/185Bellaire, TXEmery/Weiner School
38Zac Cuzner Fr.DB6-1/180Marblehead, MAMarblehead HS
40Gregg Kelley* Jr.LB6-0/215Winchester, MAWinchester HS
42Anthony Antonellis Jr.DB5-8/170Westwood, MAWestwood HS
44Zach Bartlett Jr.DL6-0/250Norfolk, MAXaverian Brothers HS
46Drew Krinitsky Fr.LB6-0/205Libertyville, ILLibertyville HS
48TJ Blackburn So.LB6-0/235Mercer Island, WAPhillips Exeter Academy(NH)
52Shane Scannell* Jr.OL6-0/270Mahwah, NJDon Bosco Prep HS
55Mitch Godfrey* Jr.DL6-3/260New Lenox, ILProvidence Catholic HS
57Mike Reilly* Jr.OL6-2/250Franklin Lakes, NJRamapo HS
58Pat DiMase* Jr.OL6-5/270Wood-Ridge, NJBergen Catholic HS
61Austin Frank* Jr.DL6-1/270Linden, NJLinden HS
62Jacob Sheffer*#Sr.OL6-1/255New Lenox, ILProvidence Catholic HS
63Thor Lichtenstein Fr.OL6-4/275West Hartford, CTHall HS
65Shane Jenkins So.OL6-2/270Hamilton, MAHamilton Wenham Regional HS
66Mitch Ryan Fr.OL6-1/245Gardner, MAGardner HS
67Will Croughan So.OL6-4/270Rye, NYRye HS
71Jeremy Edelberg* Sr.OL6-2/235Ridgewood, NJRidgewood HS
73Taylor Bishop* Jr.OL6-1/250Mahwah, NJBergen Cathloic HS
75Zach Calhoun So.OL6-5/270Chattanooga, TNCentral HS
77Blake Cunningham* So.OL6-3/265Lawrenceville, GABrookwood HS
78Andrew McCloskey* Jr.OL6-2/270Guilford, CTGuilford HS
80Jay Fabien* Jr.WR6-2/215Avenel, NJSalisbury School(CT)
81Neil O'Connor Fr.WR6-1/195Franklin Lakes, NJRamapo High School
83Alex Ward So.WR6-3/195Wilton, CTWilton HS
85Kris Luster Fr.WR5-10/190Meriden, CTXavier High School
86Matt Long* Sr.TE6-5/250Williston, VTChamplain Valley Union HS
87Jackson Taylor Jr.QB6-3/225Gorham, MEWindham HS
88Ben Kurtz Fr.TE6-3/210Wyoming, OHWyoming HS
89Sebastian Canizares-Fernandez Fr.WR6-1/190Austin, TXLiberal Arts & Science Academy
90Alex Sakhno* Jr.DL6-6/240Calverton, NYRiverhead HS
91Corey Phillips Fr.PK5-11/175Franklinton, NCSouth Granville HS
92Jordan Otis* Sr.DL6-0/230Maplewood, NJColumbia HS
93Ibraheem Khadar* Jr.DL6-1/235Lowell, MATabor Academy
94Sebastian Aguirre* Sr.PK6-4/205Denville, NJSeton Hall Prep
95Jordan Stone Fr.DL6-4/230Brooklyn, NYTaft School(CT)
96Shane Donovan So.DL6-0/285Quincy, MAThayer Academy
97Greg Blaize So.DL6-5/245Milton, MAMilton Academy
98Kahdeem Ralph Jr.TE6-3/210Dorchester, MAMilton Academy
99Matt Kuhn Fr.DL6-2/260Mendham, NJWest Morris Mendham HS

*Letterwinner #Captain

Head Coach: Mike Whalen (4th season)
Associate Head Coach: Dan DiCenzo
Assistant Coaches: Jack Siedlecki, Jeff McDonald, Joe Giaimo, Eric Ludwig, Raj Jaswal, Matt Coyne, Shea Dwyer, Justin Freres
Student Assistant Coach: Morgan Hanson
Football Operations Assistant:  Tucker Ingraham