8 - James Gasparella
James Gasparella
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: New Hudson, MI
High School: South Lyon
Position: DB
At Brown: Will return to the starting defensive back position after a solid year last year...Sophomore: Recorded 6 tackles and returned an interception for a touchdown in a win over Yale...Had a career high 11 tackles and recovered a fumble against Penn...Collected 9 tackles and broke up 3 passes versus Dartmouth...Brown's second leading returning tackler with 64 total hits, including 42 solo tackles...Registered 8 tackles, 2 interceptions, and forced a fumble in the Spring Game...Secondary School Background: A graduate of South Lyon High School where he lettered in track for two years, and baseball, basketball and football for four years...Two-time All-Kensington Valley Conference...Two-time Team MVP...Voted to Michigan All-Star game...Track state qualifier in the 4x4 relay...Earned All-State Academics honors....National Honor Society member for two years...Served on the student council for three years...Personal: James Frank Gasparella, born March 6, 1984...Son of Doreen and John Gasparella...Has a brother, Andy, and a sister, Lynn...He enjoys reading and watching movies...Concentrating in Private Sector Organizations.