21 Stephan Neville
21 - Stephan Neville
Height: 5-8
Weight: 175
Year: Jr
Hometown: Foxborough, Mass.
High School: Foxborough
Position: DB
Major: Business
Bats/Throws: 21

2008: Named Northeast-10 Second-Team All-Conference (Kick Returner). Named to the Northeast-10 All-Rookie Team (Kick Returner). Saw action in all 10 games making one start (Assumption). Finished eighth in the NCAA and first in the Northeast-10 in kick return average (29.7). Had 31 tackles (23 solo). Finished tied for the team lead and fourth in the Northeast-10 in interceptions (5). Tied for ninth in the Northeast-10 in passes defensed (8). Had two solo tackles and the game-sealing interception in the season-opening win over Wagner (09/05). Named Northeast-10 Freshman of the Week following a loss at Pace in which he had two solo tackles and returned the game's opening kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown. Had four tackles and an interception in the overtime loss at Iona (10/04). Recorded five tackles, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery he returned 23 yards in a loss at American International (10/09). Had a career-high eight tackles (seven solo) and a pass breakup in a win over Assumption (10/18). Recorded three tackles, including one for loss, with an interception in the win over Saint Anselm (11/01). Had two tackles and two interceptions in the season-ending win over Bentley (11/08).

High School: 2008 graduate of Foxborough High School. Four-year letterwinner in football, servng as team captain his senior year. Also earned letters in baseball, basketball and track and field. Named 2007 Foxboro Football Defensive Football Player of the Year. 2007-2008 Foxboro Winter Track Most Outstanding Performer. Starter on the 2006 State Championship team. Registered 62 career tackles, seven interceptions and 10 total touchdowns.

Personal: Born August 3, 1990 in Atlanta. Son of Steven and Yolanda Neville of Foxborough, Mass. Has two siblings, Malcolm (16) and Jaris (12). Majoring in business. Supports the New England Patriots. Favorite athlete is Michael Jordan.