16 - Matthew Nuzzo
Sophomore: Played in 7 games for the Bears... Rushed 20 times for 126 yards and 2 touchdowns on the season... Completed 7 passes on 15 attempts for a total of 68 yards... Had a career high of 62 rushing yards on 4 carries, and ran for his first career touchdown in Brown's victory over Georgetown... Rushed for 25 yards on 8 carries for one touchdown against Rhode Island... Also passed the ball 3 times for a total of 44 yards against the Rams including a season best 19 yard completion... Freshman: Earned a berth on the Brown travel roster... Saw action in four games... Rushed once for six yards against Columbia... Secondary School Background: A graduate of Everett High School where he lettered in football and baseball... A four-year starter... Football team captain as a senior... Named Boston Globe Division 1 player of the year... Boston Herald Division 1 player of the year... Four-time All-League selection... Helped lead his team to three state championships... 2004 National Sports Foundation Athlete of the Year...National Football Foundation and College hall of Fame honoree... Baseball team captain as a senior... Named a Massachusetts All-Star for baseball... Member of the National Honor Society for two years... All-American Scholar Award recipient... Placed in the top 2% of his class... Principal's List all four years... Personal: Matthew Nuzzo, born March 18 1987... Son of Frank Jr. and Diane Nuzzo... Has two brothers, Frank and Brian... Frank goes to Brown and also plays on the football team... Enjoys going to the beach, running, lifting weights and watching movies... Starting shortstop for Brown's Ivy Championship baseball team... Concentrating in Business.