55 - James McLaughlin
James McLaughlin
Height: 6-2
Weight: 234
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hammonton, N.J.
High School: St. Joseph
Position: LB

James McLaughlin AS A JUNIOR IN 2009:
• Saw action in 11 games as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Made six tackles on the year, with one tackle for loss and a pass breakup.
• Had a season-high three tackles in the victory over Colgate.
• Registered a tackle for loss at Fordham.
• Also had tackles against Brown and Villanova.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008:
• Played in 10 games on the season, as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Had two tackles on the year.
• Made one solo tackle against both Bucknell and Fordham.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007:
• Did not see any varsity action.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Named All-Cape Atlantic League and second team All-South Jersey.
• Earned Scholar Athlete honors from the South Jersey chapter of the National Football Foundation.
• Totaled 80 tackles and 13 sacks during his senior season.
• Helped lead St. Joseph to four state championships.
• Team posted an overall record of 42-2 during his high school career, including 30 straight victories to end his career.
• Also participated in powerlifting, and won the 2006 New Jersey state championship.

PERSONAL:
• Son of John and Kelly McLaughlin.
• Majoring in Economics and Accounting.

 

MCLAUGHLIN'S DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2008 10-0 2 0 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2009 11-0 3 3 6 0-0 1-7 0-0 1
TOTAL 21-0 5 3 8 0-0 1-7 0-0 1