POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – Red-shirt senior safety Tyler Ramsey (Southbridge, Mass.) of the Marist football team was named to College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)/Capital One Academic All-District Team.
In 10 games this season, Ramsey is tied for sixth on the team in total tackles with 43. Among those 43 tackles, 19 have been solo, 23 assisted, and four have come for losses for a total of 11 yards. He also has one pass break-up.
In 2010, Ramsey was Honorable Mention All-Pioneer Football League (PFL) and Second Team PFL All-Academic. In 2011, he was Second Team PFL All-Academic. He is on the only player in program history to be a four-time PFL Academic Honor Roll selection, which he accomplished every year from 2009-12.
Ramsey has served as one of the team captains for the Red Foxes dating back to the start of the 2012 regular season. He is majoring in Business.
Ramsey was also a national semifinalist for the prestigious William Campbell Trophy this season, which honors college football’s top scholar-athlete.
The Marist football team will play its final regular-season game on Saturday against Mercer. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. A Marist win will gave the Red Foxes at least a share of the Pioneer Football League championship. Tickets are available on GoRedFoxes.com.