Football vs. No. 25 Louisville; photos by Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports
2013 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in nine games ... member of a tight end corps that helped produce a rushing attack that averaged 212.5 yards per game, a mark good for second in the Atlantic Coast Conference and 20th among all teams in college football in 2013.
2012 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in seven games ... saw action for a season-high 10 snaps against Florida State (Oct. 13) ... played in eight snaps versus Maine (Sept. 8).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned ESPN High Schools New Jersey preseason all-state honors in 2011 ... played in the Chesapeake Bowl all-star game in 2011, featuring players from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. ... named an All-Hudson County first-team selection as a senior; earned third-team honors as a junior ... first-team All-Area accolade in 2011 ... national regarded tight end by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... named to the NJVarsity.com All-Fireworks Team ... amassed 191 receiving yards on 13 catches with one touchdown as a senior ... helped lead the Marauders to consecutive playoff berths as a junior and senior ... team finished 7-4 in 2011 and 9-3 in 2010 ... caught 15 passes for 275 yards ... played for head coach Rich Hansen ... high honor roll student throughout tenure at St. Peter's.
PERSONAL: Michael C. Giacone ... enrolled as a marketing major in the Carroll School of Management ... is the recipient of The D'Agostine Family Athletic Scholarship Fund I ... Michael is the son of Jean and Mike Giacone; has a younger sister named Kelly.