Football Announces Class of 2013
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW YORK – Patricia and Shepard Alexander Head Coach of Football Norries Wilson announced the class of 2013 today. 

“Thirty one students from thirteen states have accepted offers of admissions to attend Columbia University,” said Wilson.  “Twelve students will play offense; fifteen students will play defense, and two specialists.”

The defensive line will see the most newcomers with eight linemen, while defensive backs and offensive linemen also have solid numbers in the new class with five and four respectively. 

The Lions open the 2009 season at Fordham on September 19 and return home on September 26 to face Central Connecticut State.  Get your season tickets now HERE.

 

Name

Pos

Ht.

Wt.

Hometown/ High School

Seyi Adebayo

DL

6-3

230

Glendale, Ariz./Brophy College Preparatory

Matt Bocci

DB

5-10

175

Atherton, Calif./Sacred Heart Prep

Sean Brackett

QB

6-1

195

Brooklyn, Conn./Griswold High School

Ian Cummins

WR

6-2

200

Cinncinnati, Ohio/St. Xavier

Brian Deveau

DB

5-11

195

Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon

Xander Frantz

OL

6-4

270

Cambridge, Mass./Buckingham Brown and Nichols

Nick Gerst

RB

5-9

195

Little Falls, N.J./Bergen Catholic

Steven Grassa

DB

5-11

195

Wakefield, Mass./ Buckingham Brown and Nichols

Gregory Guttas

K

5-11

190

San Mateo, Calif./Junipero Serra

Dallas Hartman

TE

6-2

240

New Wilmington, Pa./Wilmington Area

Ian Hillman

DL

6-5

235

Blue Bell, Pa./Germantown Academy

Daniel Kerrigan

LB/LS

6-1

210

Manasquan, N.J./Manasquan

Alec Kosminskas

OL

6-3

290

Wilmette, Ill./Loyola Academy

Gregory Lee

DL

6-4

280

San Diego, Calif./Francis Parker School

Devan Luster

DB

6-1

210

Wellesley, Mass./Noble & Greenough School

Joshua Martin

DL

6-3

215

Aurora, Colo./Cherokee Trail

Andrew McHugh

FB

5-11

230

Swampscott, Mass./St. John’s Prep

Ryan Murphy

DL

6-2

205

San Antonio, Texas/Alamo Heights

Joe Nathan

LB

6-0

205

Weston, Fla./Cypress Bay

Will Patterson

LB

6-1

228

Columbia, S.C./Hammond School

Paul Pinkerton

WR

5-11

185

Tulsa, Okla./Cascia Hall

Michael Poage

DL

6-1

290

Redlands, Calif./Redlands

Robert Sigmon

WR

5-10

175

Melbourne, Fla./Viera

Shad Sommers

DL

6-2

275

Milton, Mass/Milton

Christopher Thomas

DB

6-0

165

Hayward, Calif./Moreau Catholic

Anthony Villamagna

DL

6-0

280

Cypress, Texas/Cypress Woods

Eric Walker

OL

6-4

300

Arlington, Texas/Arlington

Michael Waller

LB

6-2

210

Wayne, N.J./Wayne Hills

Scott Ward

OL

6-7

250

Costa Mesa, Calif./Newport Harbor

Andrew Weiss

P/QB

6-1

180

Franklin Lakes, N.J./Ramapo

Michael Williamson

WR/P

6-2

185

Norway, S.C./Orangeburg Preparatory