23 J.P. Garcia
23 J.P. Garcia
Height: 5-9
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cedar Grove, N.J.
High School: Bergen Catholic
Position: DB
Major: Community Health
Dream Job: Doctor
Activities/Clubs on Campus: SAAC
Favorite Place on Campus: DU
Favorite Professional Athlete: Kam Chancellor
Favorite Pregame Meal: Ham, egg and cheese
Pregame Superstition: Red wristband on my left arm
Hobbies: Watching sports
gp 9
tk 32.0
sac -
int -
ffum -

2016 (Junior): Took the field in all eight of the Jumbos games during the season as the team went 7-1 and finsihed in second place in the NESCAC standings...turned in 40 tackles during the season, which was the fourth most on the team...averaged five tackles per game...tied for NESCAC lead with seven pass break-ups during the season...turned in four tackles in the Jumbos 17-14 season-opening win over Wesleyan under the lights...helped a 12-7 win over Bates with five tackles...matched those five tackles with five more in a 1-21 win over Bowdoin...picked up five tackles in the Jumbos 36-28 setback to Trinity...finished with a season-high eight tackles and an endzone interception in the 35-16 win over Williams...in the 27-10 win over Amherst he totaled five tackles...helped with a tackle in the 44-12 over Colby...turned in seven tackles and an interception in the season-ending 48-35 win over Middlebury. 

2015 (Sophomore): Played all eight games for the Jumbos...finished the season with 38 total tackles and 4.8 tackles per game...also had two interceptions and a fumble recovery...had an interception in the season opener and the last game of the year...was a NESCAC All-Academic selection.

2014 (Freshman): Appeared in seven games for the Jumbos his freshman season...recorded three tackles and was a big contributor on special teams.

Before Tufts: Played for Bergen Catholic High School…was a captain his senior year…three-year letter winner…also ran track…off the field, member of the National Honors Society, National Spanish Honors Society and National Math Honors Society.

Personal: Son of Jose and Kiki Garcia…has two sisters, Reana (26) and Rebecca (20)…uncle, Rudy Garcia, played football at Columbia.

Recent Games
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 15 15
Assists 17 17
Tackles 32.0 32.0
Tackles per game 3.6 3.6
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 1 - - - - 0
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 1 - - - - 0
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 1 - - - - 0
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 16 Hamilton W, 35-28 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 5 5 10.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 0 4 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 32 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 8 1 20 2.5 20.0 0 20 - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 32 1 20 0.6 20.0 0 20 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 7 - - - - - - -
2015-16 8 - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
Total 32 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 32 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 32 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 7 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 8 20 - - - 20 2.5
2016-17 8 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 9 - - - - 0 .0
Total 32 20 - - - 20 .6
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 7 2 1 3.0 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 8 23 15 38.0 4.8 - - 0.5 0 - 1 0 2 30 5 -
2016-17 8 21 19 40.0 5.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - 2 1 7 -
2017-18 9 15 17 32.0 3.6 - - 0 - - - - - - 4 -
Total 32 61 52 113.0 3.5 - - 1 1 - 1 0 4 31 16 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 9 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 4 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 15 17 32.0 3.6 - - 0 - - - - - - 4 -
Conference 9 15 17 32.0 3.6 - - 0 - - - - - - 4 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 12 13 25.0 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
Away 4 3 4 7.0 1.8 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 7 5 12.0 2.4 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
Losses 4 8 12 20.0 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
-
September 3 5 3 8.0 2.7 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
October 4 9 9 18.0 4.5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 1 5 6.0 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -