Senior Brandon Ellis and freshman Anthony Baker record 4.0 GPAs in fall semester
Women's cross country leads the way with 3.49 GPA
Senior cornerback adds to long list of scholar-athlete honors
Duo takes two of 14 spots on team
Leopards place four on All-Patriot League First Team and six on Second Team
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 letter...one 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 Suburbanonesports.com...named 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
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