Justin Perillo

80 Justin Perillo
80 Justin Perillo
Height: 6-4
Weight: 250
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wilmington, Del.
High School: The Tatnall School
Position: Tight End

PRESEASON 2013: Honored as All-CAA first team tight end ... Named a Phil Steele Football fourth team All-American ... Phil Steele first team All-CAA ... Beyond Sports Network second team All-American ... College Football Performance Awards Football Championship Subdivision Tight End Award Watch List.

2012: Had a terrific season, getting named to the CAA First Team after compiling 30 catches for 271 yards and five touchdowns... caught four balls for 25 yards at Boston College (9/8)... recorded two catches for 35 yards at Bryant (9/15)... picked up 29 yards on three catches vs. Villanova (9/29)... caught one pass for five yards at Delaware (10/6)... picked up 15 yards on three receptions at Towson (10/13)... caught seven catches for 68 yards and two touchdowns against UNH (10/20)... caught two passes for 15 yards at William and Mary (10/27)... caught three passes for 28 yards against James Madison (11/3)... caught two passes for 27 yards and a touchdown against Georgia State (11/10)... compiled 24 yards on three receptions, including two touchdowns at Rhode Island (11/17).

2012 PRESEASON: Named to the Beyond Sports Network Preseason All-American Second Team and the College Sports Network Preseason All-CAA First Team.

2011: Named to the All-CAA Second Team...started in 12 of the 13 games he played in...made 51 catches for 511 yards (10.0 ypc) and four touchdowns...made six cactches for 57 yards and a score at Albany (9/17)...had four grabs for 62 yards against Delaware (10/1)...had a career-high nine catches for a career-high 101 yards and a touchdown in overtime against James Madison (10/8)...notched eight grabs for 61 yards and a score at Richmond (10/22)...made seven catches for 63 yards at New Hampshire (11/19)...Made four grabs for 48 yards in Maine’s NCAA Second Reound win at Appalachian State (12/3)...caught a touchdown at Georgia Southern (12/10) in Maine NCAA Quarterfinal game. 

2010: Saw action in nine games, making eight catches for 46 yards and two scores . . . also notched three solo tackles on special teams . . . notched his first touchdown grab of his career with a six yard catch against Syracuse (9/18) . . . notched a two-yard touchdown grab at Delaware (10/9) . . . notched a pair of grabs for 17 yards at UMass (11/6) . . . made three grabs for 13 yards against James Madison (11/20). 

2009: Sat out the season as a redshirt . . . has four years of eligibility remaining . . . named a Maine Scholar-Athlete Rising Star.

BEFORE MAINE/PERSONAL: Played tight end and defensive end for coach Jody Russell at The Tatnall School … served as a captain … earned third-team all-state honors as a junior, and first-team all-state honors as a senior … garnered first-team all-conference honors from his sophomore to senior seasons … selected to the Blue-Gold All-Star Game … also played basketball … helped guide his team to a state title during his freshman season … a 1,000-point scorer who earned all-state honors as a junior and was an all-conference selection for three years … also played baseball … earned all-state honors as a junior … was also a three-time all-conference honoree in the sport … born Jan 5, 1991 … son of Billy and Leigh Perillo … majoring in psychology.

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