5 Alex LaPiana
5 Alex LaPiana
Height: 5-9
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Charlotte Catholic
Position: DB
Major: Economics
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Tufts Financial Group, Young Americans for Liberty
Favorite Place on Campus: Houston Hall
Favorite Professional Athlete: Cam Newton
Favorite Pregame Meal: Eggs and bagel with peanut butter
Pregame Superstition: Always tape wrist
gp 9
tk 34.0
sac -
int 1
ffum 1

2016 (Sophomore): Took the field in all eight games for the Jumbos during his sophomore season, as the Jumbos played to a 7-1 record and finished in second place in the NESCAC standings...recorded 33 tackles, which was the fifth most on the team...turned in four tackles in the Jumbos season-opening 17-14 win over Wesleyan under the lights...added a tacked to the 12-7 win over Bates and the 41-21 win over Bowdoin...picked up eight tackles in the Jumbos setback to Trinity...added seven tackles to a 27-10 win against Amherst...had a season-high ten tackles in the Jumbos 44-12 win over Colby....finished the season with two tackles against Middlebury as the Jumbos won 48-35. 

2015 (Freshman):  Played all eight games for the Jumbos...recorded 37 tackles this season and also had an interception and a forced fumble...a personal season-high nine tackles came in the win over Bates...also forced a fumble in the Bates game...intercepted a pass against Amherst on Oct. 31.

Before Tufts: Played for Charlotte Catholic High School…was a two-time All-Conference selection…also wrestled and ran track and field…was a two-time All-Conference wrestler and a two-time state championship participant......was on the team that was the runner-up in the 4A State Championship for football..was a finalist for the Bronco Nagurski Award...was on the honor roll all four years of high school.

Personal: Son of Suzanne and Joe…has two brothers, Joey (21) and Peter (21).

 

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 24 24
Assists 10 10
Tackles 34.0 34.0
Tackles per game 3.8 3.8
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions 1 1
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 2 2
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 1 15 15.0 15 0 - -
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 5 186 37.2 49 0 0 0 0
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 6 218 36.3 43 0 0 0 0
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 5 216 43.2 58 2 1 0 0
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 3 108 36.0 44 1 1 1 0
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 6 203 33.8 46 1 1 0 0
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 5 152 30.4 38 3 1 0 0
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 6 218 36.3 40 1 1 1 0
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 5 185 37.0 46 4 0 0 0
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 7 242 34.6 47 1 1 1 0
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 15 - - - 15
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 - - - 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 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 24-17 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - 1 1 - - - - 2 - -
Sep 30 at Bates W, 37-17 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Bowdoin W, 31-3 2 1 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Trinity (Conn.) L, 23-16 5 1 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 2 - -
Oct 21 at Williams W, 21-13 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Amherst L, 31-26 4 2 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 4 at Colby W, 28-14 4 2 6.0 - - 0 - - 1 - 1 0 0 - - -
Nov 11 Middlebury L, 35-24 2 2 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 34 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 1 15 1.7 15.0 0 15 - -
2018-19 9 1 26 2.9 26.0 0 26 - -
Total 34 2 41 1.2 20.5 0 26 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 8 - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
2018-19 9 - - - - - - -
Total 34 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 34 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 8 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 48 1728 36.0 58 13 6 3 0
2018-19 9 42 1475 35.1 51 16 9 0 0
Total 34 90 3203 35.6 58 29 15 3 0
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 8 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 8 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 9 15 - - - 15 1.7
2018-19 9 26 - - - 26 2.9
Total 34 41 - - - 41 1.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 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
2015-16 8 22 15 37.0 4.6 - - 1.5 8 1 - - 1 2 1 1
2016-17 8 23 10 33.0 4.1 - - 1 1 - - - - - 3 -
2017-18 9 24 10 34.0 3.8 - - 0 - 1 2 0 1 0 5 -
2018-19 9 17 7 24.0 2.7 - - 1 1 - - - 2 64 2 -
Total 34 86 42 128.0 3.8 - - 3.5 10 2 2 0 4 66 11 1
  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 1 15 1.7 15.0 0 15 - -
Conference 9 1 15 1.7 15.0 0 15 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 1 15 3.8 15.0 0 15 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 1 15 3.0 15.0 0 15 - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 1 15 7.5 15.0 0 15 - -
  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 48 1728 36.0 58 13 6 3 0
Conference 9 48 1728 36.0 58 13 6 3 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 27 957 35.4 49 4 4 3 0
Away 4 21 771 36.7 58 9 2 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 23 847 36.8 58 10 3 1 0
Losses 4 25 881 35.2 47 3 3 2 0
-
September 3 16 620 38.8 58 2 1 0 0
October 4 20 681 34.0 46 6 4 2 0
November 2 12 427 35.6 47 5 1 1 0
  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 15 - - - 15 1.7
Conference 9 15 - - - 15 1.7
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 4 15 - - - 15 3.8
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 15 - - - 15 3.0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 15 - - - 15 7.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 24 10 34.0 3.8 - - 0 - 1 2 0 1 0 5 -
Conference 9 24 10 34.0 3.8 - - 0 - 1 2 0 1 0 5 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 14 7 21.0 4.2 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
Away 4 10 3 13.0 3.3 - - 0 - 1 2 0 1 0 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 10 4 14.0 2.8 - - 0 - - 1 0 1 0 - -
Losses 4 14 6 20.0 5.0 - - 0 - 1 1 0 - - 5 -
-
September 3 6 2 8.0 2.7 - - 0 - 1 1 0 - - 2 -
October 4 12 4 16.0 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
November 2 6 4 10.0 5.0 - - 0 - - 1 0 1 0 - -