58 Patrick Joyce
Bucknell Places 262 Student-Athletes on University's 2013 Spring Semester Dean's List and 270 on Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
32 Student-Athletes Earned Perfect 4.0 GPAs this Spring
All-Patriot League Selection Evan Byers Named Team MVP
19 Bison Seniors to be Honored During Senior Day Ceremonies Prior to 1 p.m. Kickoff
Bison Post Season-Low 168 Yards of Total Offense
Bison Return to League Play Looking to End Three-Game Road Trip on High Note
2011 (Junior): Appeared in all 11 games for a second straight year ... made 10 tackles for a second consecutive year ... season-high three stops came in win over Georgetown ... backup linebacker who also saw plenty of time on special teams during kickoffs and kick returns ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2010 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 11 games ... typically part of special teams unit on kickoffs and kick returns ... posted at least one tackle in eight of 11 games ... finished season with 10 tackles ... forced a fumble against Cornell ... season-high two tackles on two occasions (Marist, Penn) ... registered six tackles and an interception in JV game vs. Lycoming.
2009 (Freshman): Did not appear in a varsity game as a freshman ... made four tackles in JV game against Lycoming.
Central Catholic High School: Played football, basketball and golf at Central Catholic High School ... played linebacker, special teams and punter ... helped team to state semifinals as a junior and senior ... football team captain as a senior ... first-team all-district, all-area and all-state as a linebacker in 2008 ... twice named first-team all-state academic ... first-team all-district and second-team all-state as a junior in 2007 ... member of honor roll every semester ... earned Greg Chavez Linebacker Award in recognition of morality, character and leadership both on and off the field ... coach of AHLL Challenger League for special needs athletes.
Personal: Patrick Thomas Joyce ... born Sept. 23, 1990 in San Antonio, Texas ... son of Jack and Katherine Joyce ... has one brother, Michael ... majoring in management.