Carnegie Mellon Announces UAA 25th Anniversary Football Team

(PITTSBURGH, Pa.) – As part of the 25th anniversary celebration of the University Athletic Association (UAA), the Carnegie Mellon University Department of Athletics is honored to announce the school's all-time UAA football team.

The 2011-12 season marks the 25th anniversary of the UAA, which began competition in the fall of 1987. The eight members of the conference are research institutions located in major metropolitan areas. Along with Carnegie Mellon, the universities of the UAA include: Brandeis University, Case Western Reserve University, the University of Chicago, Emory University, New York University, the University of Rochester and Washington University in St. Louis.

The all-time anniversary teams were chosen by a selection committee comprised of Carnegie Mellon coaches, alums and administrators.

The football honorees are:

Offense    Defense    Special Teams
Andrew Althouse - OL (2004-2007)
Chris Barnicle - TE (1994-1998)
Scott Barnyak - RB (1987-1990)
Bob Barton - OL (1999-2002)
Mike Beresford - WR (1986-1989)
Mike Campie - RB (1996-1999)
Ricardo Clarke - RB (2000-2003)
Mark Davis - WR (2003-2006)
Chris Dee - QB (1991-1994)
Brian Freeman - OL (2005-2008)
Robert Gimson - RB (2004-2007)
Jason Grusky - RB (1991-1994)
Brendan Howe - WR (2006-2009)
Charles Jackson - OL (1989-1992)
Sean Keane - OL (1992-1995)
Kevin Keir - OL (1991-1994)
Sam Lybarger - OL (1993-1996)
Greg Marmol - RB (1988-1991)
Mike McLaughlin - WR (1997-2000)
Aaron Neal - TE (1993-1995)
Jameson O'Donnell - OL (2004-2007)
Michael Pignatiello - OL (1997-2000)
Alex Rutkowski - OL (1993-1996)
Todd Shamitko - OL (1996-1999)
Travis Sivek - RB (2004-2007)
Bill Snyder - QB (1987-1990)
Richard Wilson - OL (1989-1992)
Derek Wisnieski - TE (2005-2008)
Chad Zimmerman - OL (2000-2003)
   Frank Adam - LB (1999-2002)
Ray Ardire - LB (1993-1996)
Merle Atkinson - DL (1991-1994)
Shane Billings - DL (1990-1993)
Jonathan Bodnar - LB (2004-2007)
Mike Burnside - DL (2002-2005)
Ben Burton - DL (1990-1993)
Phillip Clingman - DL (2000-2003)
Clay Crites - DL (2005-2008)
Jason Funke - DB (1995-1998)
Jesse Grapes - LB (1996-1999)
Chad Heald - DL (1994-1997)
Andy Helms - DB (1989-1992)
Mike Hession - LB (1987-1991)
Mark Kasperowicz - LB (1992-1995)
Brian Lenhart - DL (1997-2001)
Aaron Lewis - DB (2003-2006)
Robert Locke - DB (1992-1995)
Nathan Morgan - DB (1993-1996)
Anima Nwankwo - DT (1995-1998)
Robert O'Toole - LB (1987-1990)
Jamie Ploetzner - LB (2002-2006)
Mike Reggie - DL (2004-2007)
Mark Reiner - DL (1998-2001)
Jonathan Scholl - DB (2004-2008)
Josh Stauffer - LB (1994-1997)
Chad Wilson - LB (1990-1993)
Nick Zitelli - LB (1998-2000)
   Matt Adams - P (2004-2007)
Joseph Ciccarelli - PR (2000-2003)
Andrew Garrod - KR (1999-2002)
Nathaniel Greenstein - K (2003-2006)
Fred Harding - K (1990-1993)
Jonathan Menhart - PR (2003-2006)
Richard Pattison - P (2007-2010)
Jarrod Siket - KR (1990-1993)



To view honorees from other Tartan teams, visit our celebration page.