Enters senior season after having made 20 consecutive starts at center for Columbia … Played in 20 career games … Three-year letterman.
Started all 10 games at center as a junior … Made one tackle in the season opener vs. Wagner (Sept. 16).
Started all 10 games at center as a sophomore … Made one tackle in
A 2015 graduate of South Williamsport High School, where he played four years of varsity football for head coach Chris Eiswerth … Two-time All-State honoree … Two-time recipient of the Northern Tier League Lineman of the Year … Earned
Born Tyler James Schonewolf on October 9, 1996 … Son of Rich and Cheryl Schonewolf of Williamsport, Pa. … Parents both attended Penn State University … Father was a two-year starter on the defensive line at Penn State in 1988 and 1989 under Joe Paterno and was a member of the 1986 National Championship team … Father later played two seasons in NFL Europe … Began playing football in the seventh grade but was always around the game because of his father and grandfather, who coached for 40 years … Nicknamed the “Rennaissance Man” in high school for his well-rounded athletic and academic accomplishments … Served on Columbia’s campus as a 2016 Commencement Week Event host … Chose Columbia over Brown, Bucknell, Cornell, Holy Cross, Army West Point, Lafayette