27 - George Sessoms
George Sessoms
Height: 5-11
Weight: 223
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Peabody, Mass.
High School: St. John’s Prep
Position: LB

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012:
• Saw action in all 11 games at outside linebacker, starting three times.
• Totaled 24 tackles, with two sacks, a forced fumble and two pass breakups.
• Recorded a season-high four tackles against Brown.
• Posted three tackles, a sack, a forced fumble and a pass breakup during the victory at Georgetown.
• Made three tackles with one sack during the Lafayette game.
• Totaled three solo tackles against Lehigh.
• Had two solo tackles against Dartmouth, Harvard and Wagner.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011:
• Played in seven games, both in the secondary and on special teams.
• Made two tackles on kickoff coverage in the victory over Colgate.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010:
• Did not see any varsity action.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach James O’Leary at St. John’s Preparatory School.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Named a Catholic Conference All-Star in 2009.
• Selected to the Boston Herald All-Scholastic team, while receiving All-Star honors from the Salem Evening News and the Lynn Item.
• Recorded six sacks and an interception during his senior season, in addition to rushing for 1,182 yards and 14 touchdowns on offense.
• Totaled 1,985 rushing yards and 21 touchdowns over the course of his high school career.
• Also lettered in both basketball and track, serving as captain of the basketball team.

PERSONAL:
• Son of George and Fitzallen Sessoms.
• Has two sisters (Morgan and Melissa).
• Sister, Melissa, was a member of the swimming team at Miami (Fla.).
• Sister, Morgan, was a member of the swimming team at Columbia.
• Majoring in English.

SESSOMS' DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2011 7-0 1 1 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2012 11-3 20 4 24 2-10 2-10 0-0 2
TOTAL 18-3 21 5 26 2-10 2-10 0-0 2