Moved into the starting tight end spot last fall after backing up Ty Hogan the previous two years... gives the Rams an offensive weapon at tight end... also a solid blocker... gained valuable experience as a sophomore in 2006, appearing in eight games... had a strong 2007 spring season, highlighted with a seven-yard touchdown catch in the Spring Game... did not see varsity action in 2005.
2007: Appeared in all 12 games as a junior for the Rams, starting eight... caught 12 passes for 157 yards (13.1 yards/reception) and three touchdowns... made a career-high five catches for 91 yards at Georgetown... had two receptions for 30 yards, including a 26-yard touchdown reception, in the win over Holy Cross... grabbed three passes for 12 yards, including a three-yard scoring strike, in the NCAA FCS playoff game at Massachusetts... also had a seven-yard touchdown catch in the Lehigh game.
2006: Appeared in eight games as a sophomore... played at tight end and on special teams.
2005: Did not see varsity action.
Before Fordham: A graduate of Westwood Regional Junior-Senior High School in the Township of Washington, New Jersey... a three-year letterman with the football team... led 2004 team to a perfect 12-0 record and the New Jersey state championship... served as a team captain and named team MVP... First Team All-North Jersey linebacker in 2004... led Bergen County with 120 tackles as a senior... a unanimous selection as a First Team All-Bergen County Scholastic American tight end in 2004... First Team All-Bergen County and First Team All-Suburban at tight end in 2004... named First Team All-Bergen County at tight end in 2003... also named First Team All-Suburban and First Team All-Bergen County Scholastic League - American Division... also a member of the baseball team at Westwood Regional... named First Team All-Bergen County American League and Second Team All-Bergen County in 2005... named First Team All-Bergen County American League at first base in 2004 and Second Team All-Bergen County... named Bergen Record Athlete of the Week on May 25, 2004... recipient of the Westwood Athletic Association Student-Athlete Scholarship and Westwood Baseball Student-Athlete Scholarship... named to Who's Who for football and baseball from 2003-05... served as a Peer Minister with St. Andrews R.C. Church in Westwood, New Jersey.
Personal: Born August 5, 1987... son of Barbara and Fred Kritzer... has an older sister (Chelsea)... a Business Administration major.