Patrick Murray and Justin Yancey Named to First Team
A look at the Fordham Rams defense
Annual Spring Game Slated for April 28th
Rams Lead All Patriot League School in Student-Athletes on Honor Roll for Second Straight Year
Rams Fall to Black Knights in First Meeting Since 1949
photos from the first spring football practice on March 21, 2012
Made a seamless transition from high school to college football, appearing in all eleven games for Fordham in 2011... led all Fordham freshmen in tackles... named one of the Top 100 high school football players in New York... named to the 2011 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2011: Appeared in all eleven games as a freshman, starting one... led all freshmen on the roster with 37 total tackles, 19 solo... also had a tackle for loss... made a season-high nine tackles, two solo, at Lafayette, including a tackle for loss... recorded seven stops, two solo, at Colgate... finished with six tackles, two solo, at Army... made three solo stops in the season opener at Connecticut... also had three solo tackles at Rhode Island and three more against Bucknell.
Before Fordham: A graduate of Mahopac High School in Mahopac, New York, where he lettered in football, wrestling and baseball... played football for head coach Tom Donahoe... named to the 2011 Empower Classic Downstate Football Team... identified as one of the Top 100 football players in New York state... an All-State, All-Section and All-League pick... named Lineman of the Year... named to the All-Journal News Team.... served as a team captain and named team MVP... led team to an undefeated regular season, winning 2010 League AA-North and reaching the first Section 1 championship game in program history... led team in tackles in league play as a junior and senior.
Personal: Born February 11, 1993... son of Elisa DiFusco and the late Vittorio DiFusco... has an older sister, Nicole, and two younger sisters, AnnaNoella and Olivia... has not declared a major.