54 - Kyle Rettig
Kyle Rettig
Height: 6-1
Weight: 260
Year: Senior
Hometown: Clearwater, FL
High School: Clearwater Central Catholic
Position: DL

Team Captain… Junior: Defensive starter, who ranked second among the Bears’ defensive tackles with 29 total hits, including 3.5 tackles for a loss of 8 yards… Made four tackles against Harvard, and had a career-high 7 tackles against Yale… Made three solo tackles and two tackles for a  loss against Cornell… Also had 1.5 quarterback sacks for five yards, and one quarterback hurry… Sophomore: Earned a berth on the Bear’s travel roster and finished with 10 total tackles for the season… Had a season-best three tackles in the win against URI… Added a tackle-for-a-loss of a yard against Holy Cross and an assisted tackle-for-a-loss of a yard against Princeton… Had a quarterback hurry against Penn… Freshman: Gained valuable experience playing for the Junior Varsity team… Secondary School Background: A graduate of Clearwater Central Catholic where he lettered in football, wrestling, and weight lifting… Two year team football team captain… Named First Team All-Pinellas… Named to the All-Suncoast Team and All-Star teams… Three-time team MVP… Two-time state qualifier in both wrestling and weight lifting… First team All-County in wrestling… Three-time district wrestling champion… Holds nine school records in weight lifting… Personal: Joseph Kyle Rettig, born July 11, 1990… Son of Joseph and Lorna Rettig… Has a sister, Jessica… Enjoys reading, writing, XBOX 360, going to the beach, and watching movies… Concentrating in Commerce, Organizations, and Entrepreneurship.