Career Statistics entering 2017: 19 games played, 9 games started, 91 tackles, 1 tackle for loss, 1 sack, 4 pass breakups, 1 forced fumble, 1 interception.
2016 (Sophomore): Saw action in nine games with nine starts at safety positions ... third on team with 62 tackles ... three double-figure tackle games, including season-high 14 against VMI ... had a 10-yard sack in win at Georgetown ... totaled two pass breakups, one forced fumble and one interception.
2015 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games as a reserve safety and on special teams ... 11th on team with 29 tackles ... second among freshmen in tackles, trailing only Bryan Marine ... season-high 10 tackles and a pass breakup in win at Lafayette ... had at least one tackle in nine of 10 games played.
Manatee High School: Earned letters in football and weightlifting … First Team All-Bradenton Herald … First Team All-Sarasota Herald Tribune … First Team All-Southwest Florida Region Elite Team … Second Team All-State 8A … helped team to 11-1 record and conference championship … posted 73 tackles, two interceptions and eight pass breakups as a senior.
Personal: Joseph Ryan Lauro … born April 30, 1996 in Bradenton, Florida … son of Tony and Tammy Lauro … has one brother, Anthony … father played football at the University of Akron ... major is undeclared.