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Height:​​  6050

Weight:  245 lbs.

DOB:  January 16, 1996

Hometown:  Marlton, NJ

Airport:  Phildelphia, PA (PHL)
​​ Career Highlights  

2018 • SENIOR SEASON
  • Started in 5 games before suffering a concussion
  • He had 15 receptions for 165 yards and 2 TD's

2017 • JUNIOR SEASON
  • Started every game at tight end
  • First Team All-Big South selection
  • Second Team All-ECAC selection
  • Finished first in the Big South among tight ends in every category, including receptions, yards and touchdowns
  • Finished third on the team in receptions (23) and yards (330)
  • Was second on the team with three receiving touchdowns
  • Had a career-high 85 yards on four receptions against Bucknell (9/30)

2016 • SOPHOMORE SEASON
  • ​Played in nine games, including three starts at tight end
  • Made 16 catches for 146 yards (8.7 avg.) and scored one touchdown

2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON
  • Sat out due to NCAA Transfer rules

High School: 
Three-year starter at tight end and defensive end in football for head coach P.J. Mehigan at Cherokee High School...Earned second team All-State, first team All-State Group V, first team All-South Jersey, first team all-county, and first team all-conference in 2013...Also earned first team all-county and all-conference honors as a junior in 2012 named a county Academic Scholar-Athlete twice...Football team went 32-10 over four years, including a 11-1 mark in 2013 when the team captured the state title
Caught 78 passes for 1,143 yards and 12 touchdowns over his final three seasons...Fourth all-time leading receiver in Cherokee history and record-holder among tight ends...Ranked among the Top 20 receiving leaders in South Jersey in 2012 (35-440-5 TDs) and 2013 (27-496-6 TDs)...Two-time football captain...Three year starter in both basketball and baseball, where he captained both teams.

Personal: 
Son of Todd and Charlene Powell...Younger brother Evan plays linebacker for the Hawks...Father and brother Tyler played baseball at Delaware...Grandfather, Thomas J. Powell, Jr., played college football at Colgate...Major is business management...Currently enrolled in Monmouth's five year combined MBA program.
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