75 John Yozzo-Scaperrotta
75 John Yozzo-Scaperrotta
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Dobbs Ferry, NY
High School: Dobbs Ferry
Position: M

Serving as the superintendent for a building involves a hefty amount of responsibility, checking in on all of the resident's needs and making the necessary repairs when they arise.  John is playing the role of caretaker, surprising for a first year member of any program.  He started even before classes began, roaming the halls of his freshman dormitory helping the other newbies with their move with his time and tools.  John's others-focused approach is seen in all facets of his life, even on the lacrosse field.  He is playing the position he was recruited for, running as a short-stick defensive midfielder.  There is no debating his strengths:  John has a solid frame and is making evident gains in the weight room weekly.  As his stick skills catch up to the level of his athleticism, John will begin to realize his potential as a tough, physical defender on game day…Secondary School Background:  A graduate of Dobbs Ferry High School where he lettered in lacrosse (2), football (4), basketball (3) and baseball (1)…Lacrosse – 2-time Varsity Captain, 2011: All-League, All-Section Honorable Mention, League Champions…2012: All-League….Basketball – Captain…2011- League Champions, All League, All Tournament…2012- League Champions…Football- 3-year Starter, Senior Captain…2010- All League, Rivertowns first team…2011- Class C NY State Champions, Easter Regional Champions, Class C State Regional Champions, Class C Section Champions, League Champions, All State 1st Team, All-Section, All-League, Class C Running Back of the Year, MVP Section 1 Finals, Rivertowns First Team, Con Ed Award Winner, Member of the Golden Dozen…Academic Honors and Awards - National Honor Society Member…Peer Leader, Italian Honor Society Member…High Honor Roll (2008-2011)… IB and AP Student… U.S Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award…President's Education Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence…Personal:  The son of Chris and Brenda Scaperrotta…Has a brother, Chris, and a sister, Brittany…Enjoys bowling, paintballing and snowboarding...Undecided on his concentration.