36 - Joe Frasca
Joe Frasca
Birth Date: 11/03/1984
Height: 5-10
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Crown Point, Ind.
High School: Merrillville
Position: LB
2004: Saw action in all 11 games...posted a career-high five tackles against St. Francis (Ind.)...had three solo tackles against Drake...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll and the Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll...2003: Played in eight games...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll and the Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll...Personal: Chemistry major...born 11/3/84...son of Joe and Colleen Frasca...High School: Three-year starter at Merrillville High School...had a team-high 78 tackles as a senior...ranked sixth in the Duneland Conference in tackles...compiled 210 career tackles and 11 career quarterback sacks...team captain and all-conference performer...received team's "Mr. Zip" award and named "Mr. Football" at Merrillville...earned Region 1 Academic All-State recognition...named Merrillville's Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior...qualified for the state meet in the 4 X 100 relay in track...High School Coach: Jeff Yelton.