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Richie DeNicola
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Richie DeNicola 2289757
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ocala, Fla.
High School: Trinity Catholic

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016:
• Saw action in 10 games at wide receiver with three starts.
• Ranked third on the team with 49 receptions for 513 yards and four touchdowns.
• Finished the season eighth in the Patriot League and 60th in the nation in receptions.
• Caught 13 passes for 151 yards and two scores at New Hampshire.
• Made 14 receptions for 131 yards and a touchdown at Albany.
• His 14 catches at Albany were the second most ever by a Holy Cross player in a single game, with his 13 receptions at New Hampshire tied for third.
• Totaled three receptions for 63 yards and a score against Fordham.
• Caught three passes for 59 yards in the victory over Harvard.
• Posted five receptions for 52 yards in the win at Lafayette.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015:
• Played in all 11 games at wide receiver, starting three times.
• Ranked fourth on the team with 15 receptions for 154 yards.
• Recorded a season-best five catches for 55 yards at Fordham.
• Caught three passes for 29 yards in the victory over Lafayette.
• Made two receptions for 29 yards in the win at Bucknell.
• Had two catches for 20 yards at Lehigh.
• Posted two receptions for 15 yards in the victory over Bryant.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach John Brantley at Trinity Catholic High School in Ocala, Fla.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Named to the All-North Central Regional Elite Team as a senior.
• Caught 90 passes for 1,642 yards and 13 touchdowns over the course of his high school career.
• Helped lead team to four straight district championships.
• Also lettered in basketball and lacrosse, serving as a team captain in both sports.
• Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Richard and Roberta DeNicola.
• Has one sister (Danielle).
• Has not yet declared a major.

 

DENICOLA'S CAREER STATISTICS
RUSHING G Att Yds TD Lg Avg/C Avg/G 2015................ 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2016................ 10 1 4 0 4 4.0 0.4 TOTAL............... 21 1 4 0 4 4.0 0.2 TOTAL OFFENSE G Rush Pass Total Avg/G 2015................ 11 0 0 0 0.0 2016................ 10 4 0 4 0.4 TOTAL............... 21 4 0 4 0.2 RECEIVING G Rec Yds TD Lg Rec/G Avg/C Avg/G 2015................ 11 15 154 0 22 1.4 10.3 14.0 2016................ 10 49 513 4 46 4.9 10.5 51.3 TOTAL............... 21 64 667 4 46 3.0 10.4 31.8 SCORING G TD Rush Pass Retn PAT 2PAT FG Total Avg/G 2015.............. 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2016.............. 10 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 24 2.4 TOTAL............. 21 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 24 1.1 ALL PURPOSE G Rush Rec PR KR IR Total Avg/G 2015................ 11 0 154 0 0 0 154 14.0 2016................ 10 4 513 0 0 0 517 51.7 TOTAL............... 21 4 667 0 0 0 671 32.0 TACKLES G UA A Total TFL-Yds PD FF FR Blkd 2015................ 11 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 0 2016................ 10 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 TOTAL............... 21 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 0
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