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Navy Welcomes Post in Sprint Football Home Opener

Mids and Eagles to play Friday night at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium


16 Mids Earn Year-End All-CSFL Honors

Four Navy players selected to All-League First Team


Sprint Football Falls at Army West Point in Star Game, 24-23

Hite makes nine catches for 241 yards and three touchdowns


Star and Share of CSFL Title on the Line for Sprint Football

Mids defeated Black Knights in 2014, 27-7


Sprint Football Defeats Cornell, 35-14

Wellmon, Hite & Deterding combine for five touchdowns


Navy at Heroico Colegio Militar, 11/14/15

The Navy sprint football team played a goodwill exhibition game at Heroico Colegio Militar on Nov. 14, 2015.


Sprint Football vs. Cornell (Oct. 23)

Navy hosted Cornell on October 23 in its final CSFL home game of the 2015 season


Sprint Football versus Penn

Navy hosts Penn in its final home game of 2013


Sprint Football versus Franklin Pierce

Navy hosts Franklin Pierce in Sprint Football action

• 2014 CSFL Most Valuable Player
• Named to All-CSFL First Team
• Led the CSFL with 1,269 rushing yards and 17 touchdowns; 736 more yards and eight touchdowns than nearest competitor
• Finished with 1,301 all-purpose yards with 32 through the air receiving
• Averaged 6.9 yards per carry (184/1269) and 185.9 all-purpose yards per game
• Scored 15.1 points a game for Navy
• Responsible for the CSFL’s longest rush of the year as he went 85 yards at Cornell (Oct. 18)
• Had five of the league six best single-game rushing totals; 227 at Franklin Pierce, 226 vs. Post, 224 at Mansfield, 191 at Penn, 183 at Cornell
• Only game without 100 or more rushing yards was versus Princeton (Sept. 19) as he recorded 87 yards in one quarter of action
• Recorded three or more touchdowns in four games; 4-Post, 3-Princeton, 3-Mansfield, 3-Franklin Pierce and two each versus Penn and Cornell
• An explosive workhorse, he had a long gain of at least 40 yards in five of seven games, as well as 20 or more carries in six

• Selected to All-CSFL Second Team
• Voted on by his teammates as Navy's Offensive MVP
• Led the team with 479 yards and five rushing touchdowns. His total rushing yardage ranked him fourth overall in the CSFL
• Recorded a team-high 191 rushing yards versus Penn (Nov. 1)
• Posted the team's longest rush of the year on a 54-yard carry against Cornell at home (Oct. 19)
• Notched a pair of touchdowns at Post (Oct. 12) and versus Penn. Also scored a TD against Mansfield (Sept. 27)
• Rushed for 85 or more yards on three occasions as a sophomore (191-Penn, 130-Cornell and 89-Franklin Pierce)
• Appeared in all six games for Navy and made his first career start against Franklin Pierce (Sept. 13) in the season-opener


• Appeared in three games with two rushes for 13 yards ... had an 11-yard rush vs. Penn (Oct. 26)

High School:
• Three-time All-State and all-section honoree in football at Wallkill High School
• Earned All-State and all-section accolades in track all four years
• Named captain and MVP of both the track and football teams his junior and senior seasons
• Helped Wallkill to the New York State Section Nine Class A championship in 2010

• Son of Russell and Jacqueline
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