Academically at Assumption: Received the 2008 Fall Assumption College Student-Athlete Directors Citation... Seven-time winner of the Assumption College Premier Student-Athlete Award (4.00 GPA) in the 2009 Spring, 2009 Fall, 2010 Spring, 2010 Fall, 2011 Spring, 2011 Fall and 2012 Spring semesters.
Personal: The son of Mary DiAntonio... Has one brother, Daniel, who plays rugby for Northeast-10 rival Stonehill College.
Prior to Assumption: Played for Coach John Dagnese at Milford High School... Three-time Divison 1A All-Star and a two-time Division 1A Defensive MVP... 2007 Shriner's All-Star... Started 46 consecutive games with 451 career tackles... Set the school's career record in wrestling at 142-24.
2008: Appeared in eight games, starting two... Had 18 total tackles, including seven solo stops and 11 assisted tackles... Also had 0.5 tackles for loss and four pass breakups.
2009: Appeared in 10 games with three starts... Had 17 tackles, including seven solo tackles and 10 assisted stops... Had 0.5 tackles for a loss of four yards and one pass breakup.
2010: Appeared in 10 games... Finished the season with 15 total tackles on seven solo and eight assisted stops... Added 0.5 sacks and one pass breakup... Posted a season-high three tackles at Merrimack and vs. Bentley.
2011: Class valedictorian... Northeast-10 Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year... NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Recipient... Winner of the Northeast-10 Football Scholar-Athlete Sports Excellence Award... Northeast-10 First Team All-Conference... Selected to play in the Division II/NAIA Senior All-Star Game, where he was named as the defensive captain... Don Hansen's Football Gazette Third Team All-Region... Daktronics Super Region I Second Team All-Region... All-New England Division II/III All-Star... Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference... Worcester Area Football All-Stars Defensive Player of the Year... Worcester Area Football First Team All-Star... Team captain... Finished with 106 total tackles including 46 solo stops and 60 assisted tackles... Ranked second in the Northeast-10 and 13th in the nation with 10.6 tackles per game... Posted 6.5 tackles for a loss of 26 yards... Added three sacks for 18 yards, one forced fumble and two pass breakups... Posted five double-digit tackle games... Posted a 21-tackle performance vs. Southern Connecticut to tie the Assumption single-game record and rank second in the nation this season.