80 - Nick Mercurio
Nick Mercurio
Height: 6-1
Weight: 179
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Melville, N.Y.
High School: St. Anthony's
Position: WR

Nick Mercurio AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010:
• Played in seven games as a backup wide receiver.
• Caught four passes for 48 yards on the year.
• Had receptions against Lehigh, Harvard, Massachusetts and Howard.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009:
• Saw action in 11 games as a backup wide receiver.
• Caught two passes for 21 yards on the year, while rushing four times for 12 yards.
• Had receptions against both Harvard and Sacred Heart.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Rick Reichert at St. Anthony’s High School.
• Caught 15 passes for 200 yards and a touchdown as a senior, in addition to rushing 86 times for 650 yards and eight scores.
• Served as team captain during his senior year, when he was also named team Most Valuable Player.
• Named All-Catholic High School Football League.
• Selected to play in the Outback Steakhouse Empire Challenge high school football All-Star game.
• Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL:
• Son of James and Gayle Mercurio.
• Has one brother (James) and one sister (Meeghan).
• Father played baseball at Missouri.
• Majoring in History.

 

MERCURIO'S RECEIVING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS REC YARDS AVG TD LONG
2009 11-0 2 21 10.5 0 13
2010 7-0 4 48 12.0 0 22
TOTAL 18-0 6 69 11.5 0 22
             
MERCURIO'S RUSHING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS ATT YARDS AVG TD LONG
2009 11-0 4 12 3.0 0 5
2010 7-0 0 0 0.0 0 0
TOTAL 18-0 4 12 3.0 0 5