5 James Hodges
5 - James Hodges
Height: 5-11
Weight: 212
Year: Sr
Hometown: Wethersfield, Conn.
High School: Cushing Academy
Position: DB
Major: Accounting

2010: Athletic Director's Honor Roll Spring Semester. NE-10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll. Saw action in just one game. Made two solo tackles in season-opening win at Curry (9/4).

2009: Appeared in all ten games as a freshman. Totaled 16 tackles (13 solo), three pass breakups, a forced fumble and fumble recovery. Posted a solo tackle and pass breakup in his collegiate debut at Glenville State (8/27). Recorded two solo stops in win at NCAA I FCS Wagner (9/5). Contribute two solo tackles at New Haven (9/26). Posted two tackles (one solo) at Southern Connecticut State (10/17). Had a season-high five tackles (four solo), a fumble recovery and two pass breakups in win over Saint Anselm (10/24). Posted a solo tackle and forced fumble in victory over #24 Bentley (11/7).

Prep School: Attended Cushing Academy for one year. Lettered in football and indoor and outdoor track and field, serving as captain for both teams.

High School: 2008 graduate of Wethersfield High School. Four year letterwinner. Earned All-State honors as a cornerback, All-Conference accolades as a corner and wide receiver. Participated in the Connecticut State Senior All-Star Game, making the tackle on the first play. Also lettered in indoor and outdoor track and field, earning All-State honors.

Personal: Born on May 22, 1990, in Hartford, Conn. Son of Woodrow Hodges and Stacey McGriff-Hodges of Wethersfield, Conn. Has three sisters, Monique (23), Naomi (19) and Gaberiell (17). Majoring in accounting. Both his father and sister ran track at the University of Connecticut. Supports the Baltimore Ravens. Lists Ed Reed as his favorite athlete.