Joel Cesare


Whitehall, Pa.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175


3 Letters

Government & Law

Joel  Cesare

2002: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll?slowed by a hamstring injury that sidelined him for most of the season.

2001: Acquired a spot on both the Verizon District II Academic All-America team and the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll...missed the first few weeks of the season with appendicitis...played in just over half the season's games, earning his second varsity letter...nabbed eight receptions for a total of 90 yards...had a career-high receiving game at Lehigh with three receptions for 50 yards.

2000: Earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll along with his first letter...utilized heavily on special teams where he finished first on the squad and eighth in the Patriot League with a 5.7 yards per punt return average...also ranked second in the Patriot League in kickoff returns, averaging 21.1 yards per return...recipient of Lafayette's special teams' award by coaching staff.

AT WHITEHALL HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner for both the football and basketball teams, serving as a team captain for both squads...set school career records with 80 receptions for 1,300 yards and 14 touchdowns...also recorded 10 interceptions as a cornerback...a two-time first-team All-Mountain Valley Conference cornerback...averaged 10 points per game as a three-year starter at point guard for the basketball team.

PERSONAL: Government and Law major...son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark T. Cesare...born 11/28/81.

RECEIVING						Yds./	Yds./
Year	G/GS	Rec.	Yds.	TD	Lg.	Rec.	Game
2000	9/0	0	0	0	0	0.0	 0.0
2001	6/0	8	90	17	0	11.3	15.0
Totals	15/0	8	90	17	0	11.3	6.0

KICK / PUNT RETURNS Yds./ Yds./ Year G KO Ret. Yds. KO Ret. Lg. Punt Ret. Yds. Punt Ret. Lg. 2000 9 19 358 18.8 33 19 147 7.7 17 Totals 9 19 358 18.8 33 19 147 7.7 17