2  Oscar Alcantara
Oscar Alcantara

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brentwood, NY

High School:
Brentwood

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 170

Position:
Quarterback

Birthdate:
02/18/1980


1998: Appeared in 10 games . . . saw action at quarterback and on special teams . . . rushed for 61 yards on 33 carries . . . completed six passes in 14 attempts for 67 yards . . . longest completed was 21 yards . . . finished third on the team in total offense and fifth in all-purpose yards . . . returned nine punts for 61 yards . . . totaled six kickoff returns for 165 yards (27.5 yard average - best on team) . . . totaled eight tackles and two fumble recoveries . . . was 2-of-4 for 26 yards in quarterback debut at Southern Connecticut (9/11) . . . rushed for 37 yards on seven carries versus Assumption (10/3) . . . totaled 17 yards on four carries at Bentley (10/10) . . . longest completion of the year came against Merrimack (10/24) . . . had 31-yard kickoff return and fumble recovery against Wagner (10/31) . . . had a 45-yard kickoff return versus American International (11/7) and a season-high 49-yard return against C.W. Post (11/14).

High School: Two-year standout performer for Brentwood High School in Brentwood, N.Y. . . . played quarterback and strong safety . . . as a junior he threw for 1,190 yards and 13 TDs . . . passed for 456 yards and seven TDs as a senior while rushing for 1,546 yards and 11 touchdowns . . . two-time All-Division selection . . . All-County and All-Long Island pick after senior season . . . played in Outback Steakhouse Empire Challenge All-Star Game as starting quarterback.

Paw Prints: Oscar Alcantara . . . born Feb. 18, 1980, in Santo Domingo . . . son of Fabian Alcantara and Maria Corporan . . . brother of Josie, Carmela and Sergio . . . favorite song: Endless Love . . . favorite book: Message in a Bottle.