33 - Ricky Otis
Ricky Otis
Height: 6-1
Weight: 214
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleves, Ohio
High School: Elder
Position: LB

Ricky Otis AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009:
• Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
• Saw action in all 12 games as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Totaled 20 tackles on the season.
• Made a season-high eight tackles at Villanova in the NCAA playoffs.
• Recorded four solo tackles in the victory over Colgate.
• Posted two tackles and a pass breakup at Fordham.
• Also had two tackles against Dartmouth and Sacred Heart.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008:
• Played in seven games as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Made seven tackles on the year.
• Recorded three tackles against Lehigh.
• Made a pair of tackles at Dartmouth.
• Also had tackles against Brown and Fordham.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for coach Doug Ramsey at Elder High School in Cincinnati, Ohio.
• Named second team All-Greater Catholic League.
• Earned honorable mention All-City honors from the Cincinnati Enquirer.
• Selected as the Most Valuable Player of the Cincinnati Crosstown Showdown.
• Recorded a team-high 78 total tackles during both his junior and senior seasons.
• Team ended Charlotte (N.C.) Independence’s 109-game winning streak with a 41-34 overtime victory in the Kirk Herbstreit Challenge.
• Also lettered in baseball.
• Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Rick and Tammy Otis.
• Majoring in Economics.

 

OTIS' DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2008 7-0 4 3 7 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2009 12-0 18 2 20 0-0 0-0 0-0 1
TOTAL 19-0 22 5 27 0-0 0-0 0-0 1