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Brandon Ellis


Jeffersonville, Pa.

High School:
Norristown Area

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 185


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Brandon  Ellis


Patriot League Recognizes 28 on Football Academic Honor Roll

Senior Brandon Ellis and freshman Anthony Baker record 4.0 GPAs in fall semester


Lafayette Student-Athletes Boast 3.15 Overall GPA

Women's cross country leads the way with 3.49 GPA


Ellis Selected to FCS ADA All-Star Team

Senior cornerback adds to long list of scholar-athlete honors


Mark Ross and Brandon Ellis Chosen to Academic All-Patriot League Team

Duo takes two of 14 spots on team


Scheuerman Named Rookie of the Year, One of 10 All-Patriot League Selections

Leopards place four on All-Patriot League First Team and six on Second Team


Lafayette at Holy Cross Photo Gallery

Photos by Lafayette Athletic Communications


Lafayette 28, Yale 19

Lafayette 28, Yale 19

2010: All-Patriot League First-Team honoree...named to the ESPN Academic All-District II team and inaugural Academic All-Patriot League Team...selected as the team Defensive Back MVP...started all 11 games, leading the team in pass break-ups with eight and fourth on the team in tackles with 65...recorded a career-high 16 tackles vs. Stony Brook while earning Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week honors (10/18)...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll with a 3.5 GPA in the fall semester...earned Preseason All-Patriot League Second-Team honors from Phil Steele's College Football Preview

2009: Started all 11 games while collecting his second varsity of just two sophomores to earn All-Patriot League honors with a spot on the second team...third on the team with 53 tackles...intercepted passes against Holy Cross and Bucknell...registered a career-high 14 stops vs. Colgate...had a fumble recovery at Lehigh.

2008: Appeared in seven games to earn first varsity letter...finished the season with five tackles...named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

AT NORRISTOWN: Three-sport athlete who played cornerback and wide receiver...selected to 2007 All-Continental Conference Second Team by Norristown High School Hall of Champions Outstanding Scholar-Athlete...earned the Butler Memorial and Principal's Leadership Award...member of the National Honor Society and vice president of DECA, a marketing fraternity...also a track and field athlete who competes in the sprints (10.7 in 100m, 22.5 in 200m, 50.3 in 400m split).

PERSONAL: Son of Hillard and Sabrina Ellis...born 10/25/89.

Year	G/GS	UT-AT	Total	TFL	Sacks	Int.	Break-ups     Fumbles Rcv./Fcd.
2008	7/0	0-5	5	0.0-0	0.0-0	0	0	      0/0
2009	11/11	33-20	53	0.0-0	0.0-0	2	3	      1/0
2010	11/11	42-23	65	0.5-2	0.0-0	1	8	      0/0
Totals	29/22	75-48	123	0.5-2	0.0-0	3	11	      1/0