Villanova: Possesses good football instincts ... Will battle for playing time at linebacker and on special teams.
2016: Played in nine games ... Had one solo tackle at Elon ... Credited with one assisted stop at South Dakota State in the second round of the FCS playoffs.
2015: Saw action against William & Mary, Towson, Maine, Richmond and James Madison.
2014: Saw limited playing time.
Saint Anthony's High School: First team all-state ... First team All-Long Island ... All-Metro selection ... First team all-league ... Team captain ... Led team in tackles as both a junior and a senior ... Selected for the Empire Challenge All-Star Game.
Personal: Second of three children of Ed and Maryann Sotomayor ... Born 11/18/96 in Bethpage, N.Y. ... Economics major.