|Hometown:||Basking Ridge, N.J.|
The son of Andrew and Robin Cefalo... born 9-23-91 in Morristown, N.J.
Recorded two solo tackles in win at Georgia State... made career-high six tackles in loss at Old Dominion... named CFPA Defensive Back of Week Honorable Mention for performance in win vs CCSU... contributed first two career interceptions against CCSU to go along with a career-high four solo tackles... In second career start he had three tackles again, two solo against Minnesota... in first career start made three tackles, all solo, in win at Holy Cross... notched five tackles in fall Blue-White Game... recorded five tackles in spring Blue-White Game...played in 12 games...totaled 44 tackles on 30 solo tackles and 14 assists...tallied two interceptions and two tackles for loss.
Was one of only two true freshmen (Shane McNeely) to see action... played in five games, recording three tackles -all solo... made his first career tackle in collegiate debut vs Villanova... also tallied single tackles at William & Mary and vs Maine...
Tackles Solo 5, vs Towson, 2012
Assist 4, 2x, last vs W&M, 2012
Total 6, 4x, last vs Towson, 2012
Interceptions 2, vs CCSU, 2012
Fumbles Forced n/a
Fumbles Rec. n/a
Played a post-graduate season at Cheshire (Conn.) Academy... set a state record by returning five interceptions for touchdowns... named All-Colonial League and All-New England, leading New England in receiving and interceptions... also captained the Cheshire basketball team and boasted an impressive 3.8 GPA Three-year starter at Ridge High School... was named All-State First Team and All-County First Team by the Newark Star Ledger and First Team All-Area by the Courier News... as a senior, he was named Somerset County Player of the Year and Courier News Male Athlete of the Year... career numbers at Ridge H.S. included 46 receptions for 1,010 yards and 15 touchdowns as a receiver and 778 yards rushing on 113 carries with four TDs as a halfback... from his defensive back position, made seven interceptions, returning one for a touchdown, seeing time as both a cornerback and a free safety