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Jerry Powe


Gurnee, Ill.

High School:
Warren Township

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 225


Mechanical Engineering

Jerry  Powe


Defense Highlights Steele Preseason All-Patriot League Team

Fourteen Leopards awarded Preseason All-Patriot League honors


Lafayette Football Takes Part in iCan Shine Bike Program

17 Leopards volunteer to help individuals with disabilities learn to ride bicycles


Four Seniors Selected to Preseason All-PL Football Team

Offense, defense and special teams all represented in Amill, Eisler, Giudice and Powe


Four Seniors Selected as Football Team Captains

Amill, Crossan, Powe, Zataveski to lead the Leopards


Maroon-White Game Caps 2018 Spring Campaign

Garrett announces team captains and spring season's most-improved players


Maroon- White Game

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Lehigh -- No. 153

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Colgate

Photos from Lafayette football vs. Colgate (11/11/17)


Lafayette at Georgetown Photo Gallery

Photos by Kenya Allen


Lafayette vs. Fordham

Photos by Rick Smith

2017: Started all but one game at SAM linebacker, earning All-Patriot League Second-Team honors...finished third on the team with 70 tackles, including six tackles for loss with 2.5 sacks...made four or more tackles in every game and six or more stops in nine games...had a season-high eight tackles against No. 7 Villanova, Princeton, Georgetown and Lehigh...intercepted first pass of his career against Princeton (9/23).

2016: Started every game at linebacker and was named the team's linebacker MVP...collected All-Patriot League Second-Team honors...finished third on the team with 78 tackles...had 9.5 tackles for loss (second on the team), including three sacks...recorded three or more tackles in each game...made 10 tackles to open the season at Central Connecticut State (9/2) and followed with 11 at Princeton (9/17)...had three tackles for loss against Villanova (9/24) and Georgetown (10/29)...made a career-high 12 tackles against Georgetown with two sacks.

2015: Named team's Defensive Rookie of the Year...started six of the 10 games he played, including the last three games at the STRIKE linebacker...also spent time at safety...finished fifth on the team with 44 tackles for the season...made a season-high seven tackles at Lehigh (11/21)...managed three pass breakups with two at Bucknell (10/31).

AT WARREN TOWNSHIP: Two-time All-North Suburban Conference Team who also garnered News Sun All-Area honors...managed 10 interceptions during his career which included three seasons playing cornerback, safety and wide receiver...ran the hurdles and 100m in track and field...honor roll student who earned All-State Academic team recognition...volunteered for community service work with "Letter to Santa" and "Candy Days" programs.

PERSONAL: Son of Jerry and Tracy Powe . . . father is a supervisor of the Chicago White Sox grounds crew . . . has younger brothers, Jalen and Jarrett and a younger sister, Trenise . . . born 12/16/96.