345 Student-Athletes Recognized for Academic Excellence
Maroon Moves Ball, Scores Seven Touchdowns
A look at the Rams' wide outs and tight ends for 2012
Offense scores nine touchdowns, Defense comes up with turnover on final drive
Offense scores, Defense Forces Turnovers
Gained experience at wide out in 2011 which he will look to put to use in 2012... wrapped up spring season with a pair of catches for ten yards in the 2012 Spring Game... hauled in three passes as a sophomore in 2011... made two catches for 82 yards, including a 55-yard touchdown reception, in the 2011 Spring Game... did not see varsity action in 2010... has the size to become an effective receiver... named to the 2011 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2011: Appeared in seven games as a sophomore, making one start... caught three passes for 21 yards... had two receptions for 12 yards at Penn... caught one pass for nine yards in the Bucknell game.
2010: Did not see varsity action... appeared with the junior varsity... caught six passes for 99 yards in three junior varsity games... hauled in four passes for 94 yards in a game with the Princeton JV.
Before Fordham: A graduate of St. Mary High School in Rutherford, New Jersey, where he played for head coach Mike Sheridan at wide receiver and cornerback... a 2009 All-Bergen County Second Team selection... named Third Team All-Area by the Star Ledger... a First Team All-Bergen County Scholastic League pick at defensive back... made eleven catches for 190 yards and one touchdown in a game versus Paterson Catholic... 2007 Honorable Mention All-County pick... also a member of the basketball, baseball and track teams at St. Mary... served as a basketball team captain... member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born June 11, 1992... son of Janet and Jim Spanarkel... father was an All-American basketball player at Duke who was a first round draft choice by the Philadelphia 76ers... has an older brother, James, and two older sisters, Bridget and Stephanie, a 2012 Fordham graduate...a Business Administration major.