50 - Perry Townsend
Perry Townsend
Height: 6-0
Weight: 234
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Frankford, Del.
High School: Indian River
Position: LB

Perry Townsend AS A JUNIOR IN 2009:
• Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
• Saw action in all 12 games, as a reserve linebacker and on special teams.
• Totaled 26 tackles on the season, including 22 solo stops.
• Made a season-high 10 tackles at Northeastern.
• Recorded four solo tackles at Fordham.
• Had three solo tackles in the Dartmouth game.
• Blocked a punt against Georgetown.
• Posted two tackles and a fumble recovery against Sacred Heart.
• Finished with two tackles against Brown, Lafayette and Lehigh.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008:
• Played in all 11 games, as a backup linebacker and on special teams.
• Totaled eight tackles on the year.
• Recorded three tackles at Georgetown.
• Made two solo tackles against both Fordham and Colgate.
• Blocked a punt against Bucknell.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007:
• Did not see any varsity action.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• A two-time first team All-Henlopen Conference selection.
• Named second team All-State as a senior, after earning third team All-State honors as a junior.
• Helped lead team to Henlopen Conference Southern Division championships in 2003, 2004 and 2005.
• Selected to play in the 2007 Blue-Gold Football All-Star Game.
• Served as team captain on both the football and wrestling teams.
• Two-time Academic All-State selection in wrestling.
• A member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Richard and Patricia Via.
• Majoring in Economics.

 

TOWNSEND'S DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2008 11-0 7 1 8 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2009 12-0 22 4 26 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
TOTAL 23-0 29 5 34 0-0 0-0 0-0 0