Football

 
51 - Rocco DiMeco
Rocco DiMeco
Height: 5-11
Weight: 225
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Holden, Mass.
High School: Wachusett Regional
Position: LB

2009: Started all 11 games as a junior ... led the team with 86 tackles ... listed second on the club with 12.0 tackles-for-loss ... posted 1.5 quarterback sacks ... recorded a career-high 14 hits in Norwich’s victory over New York Maritime ... credited with 11 tackles in the Cadets’ loss to St. Lawrence ... selected to the All-ECFC first team.

2008: Appeared in each of the Cadets’ 10 contests during a productive sophomore campaign ... listed fifth on the team in tackles (61) and fourth on the squad in tackles-for-loss (6.0) ... made a season-best 11 stops versus Husson ... added 10 hits against Ithaca.

2007: Played in eight of NU’s 10 games as a freshman ... made 18 tackles, including 1.5 tackles-for-loss ... posted a season-high seven stops at Husson.

Before Norwich: Played his high school football at Wachusett Regional High School ... named Division I all-star as a senior ... served as team captain ... helped lead the team to the Division 1A Super Bowl.

Personal: Rocco Joseph DiMeco ... son of Rocco and Jane DiMeco ... majoring in Physical Education.