49 - Russell Spivak
Russell Spivak
Height: 6-3
Weight: 235
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scarsdale, N.Y.
High School: Scarsdale
Position: DL
Major: Management and Political Science

2012: Started all nine games on the defensive line as a senior … CoSIDA second team Academic All-American … Academic All-District … Academic All-NEFC … finished with a career-high 29 tackles … shared the team lead with 5.5 tackles for loss … pair of stops including an 18-yard sack against Becker (9/8) … career-high six tackles against Coast Guard (9/15) … also broke up a pass against the Bears … six more stops against UMass Dartmouth (9/29) … four tackles against Salve Regina (10/19) … five solo tackles at Endicott (11/3).

2011: Played in all nine games for the Engineers … Academic All-NEFC … finished with 10 tackles … season best came at Mass. Maritime (9/17) with three stops … broke up a pass against Curry (9/24) … fumble recovery against Western New England (10/15).

2010: Saw action in one game against Becker (9/11) … Academic All-NEFC … recorded four tackles against the Hawks.

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in management and political science … minor in economics … internships with Goldman Sachs, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and Global Platinum Securities … research with MIT Department of Political Science, MIT Securities Studies Program … MIT Jeffrey L. Pressman Award recipient … Burchard Scholar … President of Delta Kappa Epsilon … Executive/Founding Member of The Forum … The Tech … Student Ambassadors … Class of 2013 Ring Committee.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Scarsdale High School … all-league and all-section pick … Westchester County Golden Dozen … named a section all-star … team MVP … Scarsdale Team Scholar … Scarsdale Peppers Award winner for athletic and academic achievement … Scarsdale Scholar-Athlete Society … Honors Society.