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CSFL All-Academic Team Announced

Senior Tommy Guinan and junior Dean Rye were selected to the inaugural CSFL All-Academic Team.


Sprint Football Places 13 on All-CSFL Team

Navy had four players named First Team All-CSFL and two named to the second team.


Sprint Football Concludes Season Against Caldwell

Prior to the game, Navy will honor its seniors.


Strong Defensive Effort Comes Up Short as Sprint Falls to Penn

Navy forced four turnovers and blocked two punts, but were unable to get any offensive production.


Sprint Football Hosts Penn for CSFL South Title

Winner of Navy-Penn will play winner of Army-Cornell in the inaugural Championship game.

Career Honors:
2017 All-Collegiate Sprint Football League (Honorable Mention)

2017 (Junior): Named Honorable Mention All-Collegiate Sprint Football League … Played and started in all eight games on the year … Recorded 54 total tackles, amassing 39 unassisted stops … Posted 2.0 tackles for loss, including a tackle for loss … Blocked one kick against Franklin Pierce, while picking up a fumble recovery against Penn … Credited with a quarterback hurry against Cornell and a pass break up at Post … Had multiple tackles in every game, including a season-best nine stops in three games – at Army West Point, vs. Cornell, and vs. Penn … Also had eight tackles at Chestnut Hill and six stops at Post.

2016 (Sophomore): Played in all seven games on the season … Recorded 14 tackles (nine solo, five assisted) with a sack … Registered a season-high four tackles at Franklin Pierce (four solo) and vs. Chestnut Hill (two solo, two assisted) with three stops against Mansfield (one solo, two assisted) … Had a pair of solo stops at Cornell in the season opener, including dropping the quarterback for a 14-yard loss for first collegiate sack.

2014-15 (Prior to Navy): Attended the University of Virginia in 2014-15 prior to coming to the Naval Academy.

High School / Personal: Garnered three varsity letters in both football and baseball at W.T. Woodson High School … Named second-team all-conference as a senior linebacker in 2013 … Selected as team MVP following senior football and baseball seasons … Served as team captain for both football and baseball teams during 2013-14 … Son of Gordon and Donna.


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