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91 - Uzziel McDermit
Uzziel McDermit
Height: 6-1
Weight: 221
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansasville, Wis.
High School: Westosha Central
Position: DL
Major: Biomedical Science
Pronunciation: U-zeel

2013 Season (Junior): Named to All-Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Second Team as a defensive lineman...Appeared in and started all 11 games...Recorded 46 tackles (24 solo, 22 assisted)…Had a team-best 14.5 tackles for loss accumulating 63 yards…Made a team-high 4.5 sacks for 34 yards, also ranking fourth in the NACC…Broke up two passes…Forced a team-high-tying two fumbles, also ranking third in the NACC…Had seven tackles (three solo, four assisted) and two tackles for loss at Trine University (Sept. 21)…Recorded three tackles (two solo, one assisted), tackle for loss and a sack against Benedictine University (Oct. 5)…Made six tackles (four solo, two assisted), career-high-tying three tackles for loss and 0.5 sack at Concordia University Chicago (Oct. 19)…Finished with three solo tackles, three tackles for loss accumulating 19 yards, two sacks for 15 yards and a forced fumble at Rockford University (Nov. 2)…Recorded seven tackles (four solo, three assisted), tackle for loss and sack accumulating 13 yards and a forced fumble at Wisconsin Lutheran College (Nov. 16).

2012 Season (Sophomore): Named to All-Northern Athletics Conference Second Team as a defensive lineman...Appeared in and started all 10 games...Tied for team lead with five savcks, resulting in a team-best 49 yards lost...Made 54 tackles, 30 solo and 11 for a loss...Forced one and recovered two fumbles...Broke up seven passes...Made a season-high 11 tackles, four solo against Concordia University Chicago (Oct. 13)...Made five tackles, three for a loss, including two sackes and broke up two passes against Wisconsin Lutheran College (Nov. 10)...Forced a fumble, recorded three solo tackles, and sacked the quarterback twice, resulting for 24 yards lost, against Rockford College (Oct. 27)...Made nine tackles, 1.5 for a loss, including one sack and recovered a fumble in shutout win over Benedictine University (Sept. 29)...Broke up three passes against Aurora University (Nov. 3), while adding five tackles, three solo...Posted seven tackles, 2.5 for a loss against Macalester College (Sept. 8).

2011 Season (Freshman): Led all freshman in tackles with 28, 24 solo…Had a team-high 48 yards for loss on tackles…Recorded three sacks for a combined loss of 19 yards…Broke up four passes…Had a tackle for loss in seven games, including a streak of six-straight games…Began his career with five solo tackles against Augsburg College (Sept. 3)…Finished with three solo tackles and a tackle for loss versus Bethel University (Sept. 10)…Had four solo tackles and three tackles for loss (–7 yards) at Carthage College (Sept. 17)…Recorded his first career sack (–7 yards) at Maranatha Baptist Bible College (Oct. 8)…Had a career day versus Benedictine University with four solo and four assisted tackles, along with three tackles for loss (–16 yards) and two sacks (–12 yards)…Ended the season with back-to-back 2.5 tackle games.

High School (Westocha Central): An Honor Roll student-athlete...Named All-Southern Lakes Conference Second Team on offense and defense...Captained the football and basketball teams...Earned varsity letters in football, basketball and baseball.

Personal: Son of Maria...Has one older sister, Liza...Has two younger brothers, Lorenzo and Josiah.