Key contributer at safety and in nickel defense packages, not to mention special teams.
Saw action in all 10 games ... waited until the fourth game to record a tackle, but made up for lost time with nine stops (six solo) to equal a career high against the Bulldogs of Yale ... biggest play of the season came versus Holy Cross as he snared his first career interception late in the fourth quarter to seal the 27-19 victory ... brought down two Crusaders in the game as well ... finished the season with a pair of tackles during the final drive at Princeton, helping to preserve the first Big Green shutout in 14 years.
Played in each of the first seven games, getting his first of three starts at Holy Cross ... posted a season-best and team-high nine tackles in that start against the Crusaders, plus recorded his first interception and returned it 12 yards ... one of those tackles went for a one-yard loss ... followed that game up with eight stops in the win over Columbia, and seven more at Harvard ... missed the final three games with an injury.
Spent the season with the junior varsity squad.
All-county, first-team selection as named by the Miami Herald ... racked up 70 tackles as a senior ... 3A all-state honorable mention for the Wolverines ... chosen for Dade-Broward all-star game ... earned three football letters, captaining team as a senior ... lettered twice in track ... football team won District championship in 2005-06 with an 11-1 record ... played with Big Green linebacker and classmate Diego Fernandez-Soto.
Son of Jose and Tina ... born on February 7, 1990 ... 2009 Dartmouth co-captain Pete Pidermann ’10 was also a product of Belen Jesuit.
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