95  Adam Soivilien
Adam Soivilien

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dorchester, Mass.

High School:
Worcester Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 293

Position:
DL

Major:
Sociology


2008: Started every game but one on the defensive line as a senior ... selected to play in the East Coast Bowl game ... preseason All-Big South selection ... led all defensive linemen with 50 tackles ... fifth overall on the team in tackles ... five or more tackles six times ... six stops vs. Elon (9/6) ... six solo tackles at Brown (9/20) ... also broke up a pass against the Bears ... six more tackles vs. Hofstra (9/26) ... season-high nine tackles at nationally ranked Liberty (10/11), including one for a loss ... five stops in the win at Coastal Carolina (10/25) ... finished his SBU career with a five-tackle day against VMI (11/15).

2007: Played in all 11 games for Stony Brook for a second straight season ... eight starts at right end, including the last six straight ... led the Seawolves in tackles with 70 ... also led the squad in tackles for loss (8.5) and tied for the team lead in sacks (3.0) ... one interception ... career-high 14 tackles in the second game of the season at Bucknell (9/8) ... eight stops at Youngstown St. (9/15) ... 10 tackles, three for a loss including a sack, at Hofstra (9/29) ... in three-game home stretch had 18 tackles, including one for a loss in each game ... picked off his first career interception at Elon (11/17), returning it 30 yards.

2006: Started all 11 games for the Seawolves at left end ... 30 tackles and a pair of sacks ... three tackles, a sack and a pass break up at Georgetown (9/9) ... five stops, including one for a loss of four yards vs. Albany (10/7) ... broke up his second pass of the season at Wagner (11/4) ... season-high six tackles, including a sack, at Central Connecticut St. (11/11).

2005: Limited to three games due to injury ... three tackles.

2004: Redshirted.

High School: A 2004 graduate of Worcester Academy ... five-time letterwinner in football as a defensive end ... All-Independent School League ... All-New England ... also participated in baseball, basketball and track.

Personal: Born Adam Lawrence Soivilien on April 2, 1986 in Boston, Massachusetts ... son of Carole Soivilien ... two brothers ... brother Nick played football at Holy Cross ... majoring in sociology.