Villanova opened the 2014 season against FBS and ACC member Syracuse at the Carrier Dome on August 29, 2014.
Meet the key players for the Wildcats on defense and in the kicking game heading into the 2014 season.
Villanova took on Fordham at Jack Coffey Field in the Bronx on September 7, 2013.
Villanova: Slated as a starter at linebacker entering preseason camp ... Possesses a good combination of size and strength ... Has the ability to be a playmaker for the Wildcats defense.
2014: Played in all 14 games and had 33 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, one interception and one pass breakup ... Tallied two solo tackles and a tackle for loss at Syracuse ... Returned an interception 35 yards for a touchdown against Fordham ... Posted three solo stops and a tackle for loss versus James Madison ... Made a career-high eight tackles in a win at Penn ... Recorded one solo tackle at Maine ... Registered one tackle versus Rhode Island ... Credited with two tackles at William & Mary ... Had two stops and a pass breakup versus Morgan State ... Totaled two assisted tackles against Towson ... Had one solo tackle versus Albany ... Registered six tackles against Liberty in the NCAA playoffs ... Made five assisted tackles versus Sam Houston State in the NCAA quarterfinals.
2013: Played in 10 games and had nine solo tackles and two assisted stops for 11 total tackles ... Made one solo tackle at Boston College ... Posted two solo stops versus Penn ... Had two solo tackles at New Hampshire ... registered a career-high five tackles at Rhode Island ... Tallied one solo stop versus Delaware.
Danbury High School: First team all-state ... First team all-county ... Team captain.
Personal: Born 1/10/94 in Orlando, Fla. ... One of three children of Richard and Sharon Calitro ... Majoring in Communication.