May 23, 2012

Brown Football: Class of 2016

Providence, Rhode Island -  Brown head football coach Phil Estes has announced the Brown Football Class of 2016, featuring 31 first-year players, who launch their careers at Brown in the upcoming fall. Estes is extremely pleased with incoming Class of 2016, which is considered an exceptional group, both athletically and academically.

 

Chad Berry…East Lyme High School…East Lyme, Conn…6-3/245…ILB…Chad was coached by Paul Tenaglia…3-time all-Eastern Connecticut Conference selection…2-time All-State selection…All-Norwich Bulletin….2011: 109 tackles , 9 sacks, 4 ints.Scholar Athlete-Award winner 2012…Chad also played Lacrosse and received All-State and All-Conference honors…Chad likes golf and spending time with family and friends….….Chad is the son of Tim and Kara Berry.

 

John David Bradford, III…Malvern Prep… West Chester, Pa …6-2/285…OL…West Chester, Pa…John was coached by Kevin Pellegrini…2011 All-InterAC League, All-Main Line , All-City…also started on defense…earned 12 varsity letters in Football, Wrestling and Track…first honors four straight years, Sullivan Scholarship for athletic and academic merit…served as a Student Alumni Board member and was involved in Christian Service leadership…likes strength training, reading and music…John is the son of Mary Beth and Dave Bradford.

 

Henry James Bumpus…Concord-Carlisle Regional HS…Concord, MA…6-6/230…DL…Henry's high school coach was Mike Robichaud…Dual County League MVP…Boston Globe All-Scholastic…Boston Herald All-Scholastic…Team MVP…Super 26 All-State Team…was a member of Div. 3 Super Bowl Champions at 13-0…Henry is a member of the Honor Roll and enjoys fishing, outdoor activities and playing sports…Henry is the son of Sue and Jim Bumpus.

 

Hershel Caywood, III… Manatee High School…Bradenton, Fla… 5-11/208… Rover…Hershel was coached by Joe Kinnan…First Team Defense All-Area, 2011 PAL Bowl High School All-Star…2011 Coaches' Award…led team in tackles with 104, including 17 for a loss and 5 sacks, and had 4 fumble recoveries…Honorable Mention All-State…AP Scholar-Award… 4-time Academic White "M" Award winner at Manatee High…likes tutoring, weightlifting and X-Box…Hershel is the son of Barbara Reid-Caywood and Hershel Caywood, Jr.

 

Andrew Richard Coke…Andover High School…Andover, MA…6-1/210… RB…Andrew was coached by EJ Perry…Max Preps National Player of the Week…MVC MVP 2010…Offensive Player of the Year 2011…holds Andover HS single season rushing record of 1975 yards, and scoring record of 29 TDs…2-time Team MVP…also played basketball and lacrosse…high honors and honor roll….likes working out and Xbox…Andrew is the son of Elizabeth Shea and Richard Coke.

 

Troy Daniel Doles…Saratoga High School… Saratoga, Calif….6-0/170… WR…Troy's high school coach was Tim Lugo…2-time Offensive MVP and once named Team MVP…Golden Helmet Award in 2010 (best underclassman)…De Anza League MVP 2010… Two-time 2nd Team All-Mercury News Team…volunteered at the Sacred Heart Community Services Food Pantry…and also at Vacation Bible School…likes to go skiing, snowboarding, biking and hiking….Troy is the son of Carolyn and Dan Doles.

 

Zachary Crawford Gillen…Mt. Brook High School…Mt. Brook, Ala…6-1/175 …FS…Zachary's high school coach was Chris Yeager…had 73 tackles , 6 TFL, I int. and 2 fumble recoveries…made the All-Over the Mountain team…Honorable Mention All Metro South….3-time game captain…likes fishing, hunting, golf, backpacking and reading…Zack is the son of Andrea and Brian Gillen.

 

Gabriel Gonzalez…Pine Crest School…Boca Raton , Fla…5-11/190…DB…his high school coach was Jim Pletcher… Team Captain…selected to Broward-Palm Beach All-Star game…National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete nominee…Honorable Mention All-County…had over 50 tackles in 2011…also on track and weightlifting teams…National Honor Society…AP Scholar with Distinction…National Hispanic Merit Scholar….founder of Teens Team-Up against Cancer that benefits Children's Cancer Caring Center in Miami…likes hanging out with family and friends, skiing, movies and the beach…Gabriel is the son of Flory and George Gonzalez.

 

Timothy Patrick Hatfield, Jr….Volcano Vista High School… Albuquerque, NM…6-6/240… DL…Tim was coached by Chad Wallin…First Team All-Metro, First Team All-State, varsity captain…NUC Albuquerque combine winner…Valedictorian, National Honor Society...West Point Leadership Award, National Achievement Scholarship Winner, National Merit Scholarship finalist… enjoys lifting weights…Tim is the son of Jean Cillessen and Tim Hatfield.

 

John Michael Heile…Trinity High School for Boys… Louisville, KY…. 6-3/275… OL…John's high school coach was Bob Beatty…2-year All-State, 2-year All-Catholic State Football…WBN All-Kentucky 2011 All District… 2-year team captain…also wrestled and was a 2-year All-Catholic selection…team was voted national Champions by Sports Illustrated…National Society for High School Scholars…National Youth Leadership forum on National Security Selection, President's List…likes hunting, weightlifting, history and hanging out with friends…John is the son of Barbara and Jeff Heile.

 

Justin Taylor Honce…Bellport Senior High School… East Patchogue , NY, 6-3/220… QB…Justin's high school coach was Joseph Cipp, III… Captain…Suffolk County All-County Award… 2011 Boomer Esiason Award runner-up… Wendy's Heisman Award State finalist…holds single game, season and career records for yardage passing…member of the National Honor Society…top Scholar-Athlete Suffolk County 2011 ...also participated in Track and Baseball and holds school record of 17 strikeouts in one game…Justin is the son of Cherlyn and Kenneth Honce.

 

John McWilliams Howell, III (Jack)…Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School… St. Louis, MO...6-3/200… WR…Jack was coached by Josh Smith…First Team All-State, First Team All-Conference…had 75 catches for 1114 yards and 19 TD's his senior year…co-team MVP 2011…lettered 3 years in Football and 4 years in Lacrosse…member of the Cum Laude Society…University of Rochester Young Leaders Award…headed the student-led tours at MICDS…volunteered at the Ranken Jordan Foundation as well as ran his own lawn business…Jack is the son of Virginia and John Howell.

 

Conor Andrew Kruger…Riverview High School…Sarasota, Fla…6-2/265… OL…Conor was coached by Todd Johnson…Captain 2011 in Football and Weight Lifting…2011 Most Valuable Offensive Lineman…3-year letter winner in Football and 4 year letter winner in Weight Lifting… 2011 PAL Sarasota County-Manatee County All-Star game… 2011 2A Sectional Weight Lifting Champion…National Honor Society, Math and English Honor Societies…Co-Creator of the Riverview HS Training Mentoring Program..4-year Scholar Athlete…likes guitar, lifting and volunteering…Conor is the son of Maureen and Harold Kruger.

 

Rakeem Charles Emanuel Marcelle…Vero Beach High School…Vero Beach, Fla…5-11/170…  WR…Rakeem was coached by Lenny Jankowski…3-year varsity letterman…31 receptions for 501 yards and 7 TD's in 2011…top Ten Percent in his class and a member of the National Honor Society…likes playing sports and hanging out with friends…Rakeem is the son of Colleen Marcelle.

 

Ryan William MacDonald…Falmouth HS…Falmouth, ME…6-1/200…OLB…Ryan's high school coach was John Fitzsimmons…All-Conference 2010/11…All-Star Team 2011/12…Team Defensive MVP…had 99 tackles…also lettered in Basketball and Baseball…2010/11 Honorable Mention All-Conference Outfielder…Member of National Honor Society…Football and Basketball All-Academic Team…likes golf and skiing…Ryan was a tutor at school and a member of the Drug Awareness Group of Students, a member of the Relay for Life and a volunteer at an assisted living home…Ryan is the son of Linda and Ron MacDonald.

 

Christopher Lee Ogilvie…Huntington Beach High School…Huntington Beach Calif…5-9/195…DB …Chris' high school coach was Eric Lo…First Team All-Sunset League…led league in interceptions in 2010, 2011…had 31 receptions for 483 yards and 7 TD's…had 192 yards and 4 rushing TD's …had 44 tackles and 4 int's and 14 pass break ups…distinguished Honor roll and HS Football Scholastic Hall of Fame…likes the beach and camping and hanging out with friends…Chris is the son of Kathleen and Roger Olgilvie.

 

Jack Lawrence Olson…Arcadia High School… Phoenix, AZ…6-4/240…DL…Jack was coached by Jim Ellison…All-Section for Division 3…Top-10 D-Linemen in Arizona honors…School weightlifting records in Power Clean and Dead Lift…volunteered at St. Mary's food bank and with the Special Olympics…went on a mission trip to Belize to help build a school…top 15% of his class…likes weightlifting…Jack is the son of Anastasia and Michael Olson.

 

Alson Shon Paxton, Jr… Tennyson High School… Hayward Calif…6-1/185… WR…Alson's high school coach was Terry Smith…All-HAAL First Team WR, Offensive Player of the Year junior and senior years…46 receptions for 793 yards in 2011..holds school record for career TD's…HAAL All-Academic Team three straight years…Honor Roll every year…Principal's List (3.5 +GPA)…Likes listening to Music and Debating…Alson is the son of Sandra Smith and Alson Paxton, Sr.

 

Will Quigley…Marblehead High School… Marblehead, Mass… 6-2/205… S/OLB…high school coach was Jim Rudloff…Boston Globe All-Scholastic, Boston Herald All-Scholastic…NEC/Cal Offensive Player of the Year…Agannis All-Star… Offensive Player of the Year…Team MVP and holder of MHS records in rushing and scoring…Honor Roll...Marian Court Life Changing Student-Athlete Award…Will is the son of Betsy and Bill Quigley.

 

Ludovic Richardson…Notre Dame High School… West Haven, Conn….6-2/285… DL…Ludovic's high school coach was Tom Marcucci…Ludovic was named to the All-Area and All-State teams in Connecticut…he was also named All-Walter Camp…6 sacks among his 77 tackles…he is a member of the National Honor Society and likes skiing and lifting weights…Ludovic is the son of Junie and Thomas Richardson.

 

Quintin Timothy Rizek…St. Pius X High School…Albuquerque, NM…6-1/190… WR/OLB…his high school coach was San Juan Mendoza….All-District 1st Team WR and LB…District Player of the Year…All-Metro 1st Team WR and LB…All-State 2nd Team…North/South All-Star Game…All-State 2nd Team in baseball and All-District 1st Team…second in school career TD catches…46 receptions for 691 yards and 6 TD's in 2011….also had 110 tackles and one defensive TD…Discus Award…National Hispanic Scholar…National Honor Society…1st honors every year…likes weightlifting, watching TV and reading…Quintin is the son of Regina and Tim Rizek Jr.

 

Seth Alan Rosenbauer…Shawnee High School… Lima, Ohio…6-5/235… QB…Seth's high school coach was Dick West…2-time HM All League WBL QB…2-time All-State punter…2011 All League WBL Defensive End…North-South All Star Game Nominee…2-time All District Punter…2,093 passing yards and 21 TD's…also was an All-League and All-District Basketball player, averaged 17 points and 8 rebounds a game…selected to the 2012 All-Ohio Academic Team…member of German Club…2012 Lima Scholar-Athlete of the Week…likes reading , traveling, sports and church activities…Seth is the son of Becky and Doug Rosenbauer.

 

Grant Senne…Trinity Prep…Winter Park, Fla… 6-6/230… P, K, TE...Grant's high school coach was Drew Nemec…Florida AP All-State Football, county All-Star game selection...lettered in football, basketball, track and soccer…won the Cannon Hay
Award for Leadership and was honor roll all four years…likes the beach, golf, reading and music…Grant is the son of Mary and Jerry Senne.

 

Terrence Sinnott…LaSalle Academy…Mattapoisett, MA…6-6/250…OL… Terrence was coached by Geoff Marcone…All-League All-Academic…National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete award… he is a member of the National Honor Society...took first place in Lions Club Speech competition…involved in many volunteer projects including building homes for refugees in the Dominican Republic…won the President's Volunteer Service Award each of the last two years…Terrence is the son of Cathleen and John Sinnott.

 

Samuel Steffl…O'Gorman High School… Sioux Falls, SD…6-2/220… RB…Sam was coached by Steve Kueter…2-time All-State and All-Conference FB/LB…2,663 yards and 32 TD's in 2 years…AP Scholar, National Honor Society Vice President…Presidential Scholar nominee…likes music, sports, video games…Sam is the son of Susette and Patrick Steffl.

 

Andrew Terry…Sierra Canyon High School… Simi Valley, Calif…6-5/265… OL…Andrew's high school coach was Jon Ellinghouse…3-time First Team All-Alpha League…All-Alpha League Lineman MVP, First Team All-CIF… Daily News East-West All Star… 2-year team Captain…3-year leadership award…4-Year Honor Roll…National Society of High School Scholars…Dartmouth Book Club Award…likes shooting, weight lifting and history…Andrew is the son of Alison and Phil Terry.

 

William Twyman…Lincoln-Sudbury High School… Sudbury, Mass… 6-2/230… ILB…Will was coached by Tom Lopez…was a member of the Mass Super 26 Team, Boston Globe All-Scholastic…Mass D1A All-Star…117 tackles, 4 ints, 4 forced fumbles…2011 recipient of the Lincoln-Sudbury History Department Award…enjoys running his sweatshirt business and song-writing…Will is the son of Jeanne Casciola and Mark Twyman.

 

Andrew vanderWilden…Concord-Carlisle HS…Concord, MA…6-2/260 …OL…his high school coach was Mike Robichaud…2-time Dual County League All-Star…2-time Dual County League O-Lineman of the Year…Boston Herald and Lowell Sun All-Scholastic…Mass. Super 26 Team…Achieved High Honor Roll …named to All-State Academic Football Team…likes golfing, lifting weights, baseball and basketball…Andrew is the son of Mary–Wren vanderWilden and Philip vanderWilden.

 

Michael Villapiano…Cheshire Academy, CT…Rumson, NJ… 6-2/225…QB…Michael's prep school coach was Danny O'Dea…New England Prep School Player of the Year…Colonial League Player of the Year…At Cheshire had 2,470 yards passing with a 66% completion rate…also rushed for 802 yards and accounted for 37 TD's…Offensive MVP in US Army All-Shore game…received Zipf Memorial Scholarship and RFH Pop Warner Scholarship for academics, athletics and community service…likes golfing and snowboarding…Michael is the son of Susan and Phil Villapiano.

 

Michael Garron Walsh…Swampscott High School…Swampscott, MA…6-2/205 S….High School coach was Stephen Dembowski…Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic…Team Captain and MVP…Lynn Item Scholar-Athlete…Salem News Player of the Year…selected to Shriner's Classic and Agganis All-Star games…2011 had 2,129 passing yards, 25 TD passes, 930 rushing yards, 14 rushing TD's…also was captain of basketball team…3.9 GPA…Honor Roll every semester, High Honors two semesters…likes music , sports and hanging out with friends…Mike is the son of Karyn and James Walsh.

 

Jacob Patrick Walther…Pittsburgh Central Catholic… Pittsburgh, PA…6-4/250 ... DL…Jake's high school coach was Terry Totten…1st Team All-Conference, 3rd Team All-State…2011 recipient of Great American Rivalry Series Student-Athlete Scholarship Award…Member of National Honor Society …achieved High or Highest Honors all four years…likes basketball and working out…Jake is the son of Peggy and Thomas Walther.