Career Statistics Entering 2018: Seven games, 10 tackles (seven solo), one tackle for a loss.
2017 (Freshman): Appeared in seven games on special teams ... reserve safety ... made 10 tackles (seven solo), with season-high three (two solo) in 2017 finale at Fordham on Nov. 18 ... recorded tackle for a loss against Georgetown on Nov. 11 ... downed a punt on Cornell's one-yard line on Oct. 14.
Saint Joseph Regional School: Three-year football letterwinner … second-team all-county and all-league selection … totaled 72 tackles and three touchdowns from safety position … three-year starter … team was ranked No. 1 in New Jersey and in the top 25 nationally while playing in one of the toughest leagues in the country … also a member of the track and field team for one year … played summer club baseball.
Personal: Gerrit Van Itallie … born Aug. 23, 1998 in Teaneck, New Jersey … son of Edward and Cathy … has two siblings, Jordan and Jack … has played football since kindergarten … never played on a team with a losing record … passionate about fly fishing.