8 - Gerald Mistretta
Gerald Mistretta
Height: 6-1
Weight: 203
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Xaverian
Position: WR

Gerald Mistretta AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010:
• Saw action in all 11 games at wide receiver, starting three times.
• Caught 29 passes for 374 yards and three touchdowns on the season.
• Rushed eight times for 56 yards and a score, and returned two kickoffs for 15 yards.
• Ranked 16th in the Patriot League in receiving yards, 18th in receptions and 20th in scoring.
• Had five catches for a season-best 84 yards in the victory over Brown.
• Finished with five receptions for 82 yards in the win over Fordham.
• Caught four passes for 48 yards in the victory at Colgate.
• Had four receptions for 41 yards and a touchdown at Dartmouth, in addition to returning two kickoffs for 15 yards.
• Made four catches for 31 yards and a score at Georgetown.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009:
• Played in all 12 games at wide receiver, starting five times.
• Caught five passes for 131 yards and a touchdown on the season.
• Had a 45-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter of the victory over Harvard.
• Also caught passes against Bucknell, Lafayette, Northeastern and Villanova.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Joe DeSiena at Xaverian High School.
• Served as team captain during his senior year, when he was also named team Most Valuable Player.
• Caught 63 passes for 1,105 yards and 14 touchdowns during his senior season.
• Finished his career with 96 receptions for 1,510 yards and 20 scores.
• Also made 108 career tackles and intercepted five passes on defense.
• Twice named All-Catholic High School Football League.
• Earned first team All-City and fourth team All-State honors as a senior.
• Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Gerald and Susan Mistretta.
• Has one brother (Richard).
• Majoring in Economics.

MISTRETTA'S RECEIVING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS REC YARDS AVG TD LONG
2009 12-5 5 131 26.2 1 45
2010 11-3 29 374 12.9 3 32
TOTAL 23-8 34 505 14.9 4 45
             
MISTRETTA'S RUSHING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS ATT YARDS AVG TD LONG
2009 12-5 1 6 6.0 0 6
2010 11-3 8 56 7.0 1 17
TOTAL 23-8 9 62 6.9 1 17