ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
19 - Joe Petrucci
Joe Petrucci
Height: 6-1
Weight: 198
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Far Hills, N.J.
High School: Delbarton School
Position: Defenseman

Freshman (2011):
Appeared in 11 games, starting three ... Picked up 10 ground balls ... Grabbed a ground ball versus Holy Cross (March 15) ... Caused a turnover at Dartmouth (March 26) ... Collected a ground ball against No. 15 Penn (April 16) ... Picked up a career-high six ground balls and caused a turnover at Princeton (April 23) ... Scooped up two ground balls against No. 2 Cornell in Ivy tournament final (May 8).

Before Harvard:
Earned two varsity letters in lacrosse and three in football at Delbarton School … Captain both squads as a senior … Received US Lacrosse All-America honors … All-Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference and All-Morris County first team as a defender … Earned first team all-state honors, as well as The Star Ledger all-state third team accolades … Named Morris County All-Scholar Athlete … Helped lacrosse team reach state finals as a junior and win conference championships in 2009 and 2010 … Received all-state, all-league and all-county first team honors in football as a running back and free safety … Two-time Commitment Award recipient … Named National Football Foundation Morris County Scholar Athlete in football … Led team in tackles, rushing yards, receiving yards and interceptions as a senior … AP Scholar with honors … Awarded Delbarton Medal for Achievement in classics.

Personal:
Member of the Big Brothers organization … Enjoys lifting weights, reading and watching movies … Father, Jim Petrucci, graduated from Princeton in 1986 and was the football team’s captain as a senior.