91  Ryan Sollazzo
Ryan Sollazzo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Armwood

Last College:
Florida Atlantic

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 250

Position:
DL

Major:
Human Resources


2009: Saw action in all 11 games, starting nine ... totaled 22 tackles ... 5.5 TFLs ... two forced fumbles and two sacks ... led team with five QB hurries ... four tackles, three tackles for a loss, sack and fumble recovery at VMI (10/17) ... forced a fumble vs. Presbyterian (10/3) and at Gardner-Webb (10/31).

Prior to Stony Brook: Attended Florida Atlantic University for four years ... played in five games in 2008 as a redshirt junior ... played in eight games in 2007, primarily on special teams ... totaled 16 tackles, three for loss ... member of team that won the 2007 New Orleans Bowl and the 2008 Motor City Bowl ... three-time member of the Sun Belt Academic All-Conference team ... did not see game action in 2006 and redshirted in 2005.

High School: A 2005 graduate of Armwood High School in Tampa, Florida ... won back-to-back state titles ('03-'04) ... team went 29-0 over those two seasons ... national football scholar-athlete ... recorded 16 sacks as a senior ... two-sport athlete (football and basketball, a sport he served as a captain).

Personal: Born Ryan Sollazzo on February 14, 1987 in Tampa, Florida ... son of Paul and Terry Sollazzo.