Junior slot back from Louisville, Ky.
Junior center from La Porte, Texas
Junior guard from Spring, Texas
Junior center from Scottsdale, Ariz.
Tamburello hails from Hoover, Ala.
Navy takes on Air Force
• At Navy: Enters the fall second on the depth chart at slot back behind Demond Brown ... fastest player on the team and one of Navy’s biggest slot back ... could be involved on kickoff returns as well ... has earned one varsity letter.
• 2014: Part of an offensive unit that ended the year ranked No. 1 nationally in fewest penalties per game (2.54), fewest penalty yards per game (24.77), No. 2 in rushing offense (338.1), No. 2 in passing yards per completion (17.06), No. 6 in fewest passes intercepted (5), No. 11 in third down conversion (.481), No. 34 in fourth down conversion (.583) and No. 36 in red zone offense (.873) ... riddled with injuries over the course of the year, he played in nine games and rushed for 123 yards on 13 carries ... sidelined for the Poinsettia Bowl with a knee injury ... his one carry in the Army game went for six yards ... carried the ball once for 11 yards at South Alabama ... rushed for 15 yards on three carries against Notre Dame ... carried the ball three times for 29 yards against San Jose State ... rushed for 51 yards on two carries against VMI, including a career-long run of 51 yards ... carried the ball twice for nine yards at Air Force ... after sitting out the first two games of the season with an ankle injury, made his collegiate debut at Texas State.
• 2013: Did not see any varsity action.
• High School / Personal: A 2013 graduate of duPont Manual High School, Romine was a three-sport athlete who earned letters in basketball (2), football (3) and track & field (2 - sprints) ... a two-time all-city football selection who was named all-county his senior year ... rushed for 1,542 yards and 15 touchdowns in 10 games as a senior ... served as captain of the football team his senior year ... also had offers from Western Kentucky, Toledo, Harvard, Columbia and Cornell ... also took recruiting visits to Harvard, Cornell, Kentucky, Vanderbilt and Toledo ... an All-State (Ky.) selection in track his junior year ... son of Andre Romine and Tiffany Walton ... majoring in economics ... earned over a 3.0 grade point average last semester.