Alex Amidon, Andre Williams share Boston College football's highest honor
The sophomore student-athlete siblings support each other on and off the field.
Jim Noel named this year's recipient of McGillis Memorial Scholarship
MCCAFFREY'S CAREER HIGHS
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Played in all 12 games ... appeared in 198 plays on the year between defense and special teams units ... made 10 tackles, six solo, on the season ... returned four kickoffs for 55 yards and a long return of 21 yards ... recorded two solo tackles at Florida State (Oct. 13) ... tallied a solo stop and an assisted tackle at Wake Forest (Nov. 3) ... contributed two assisted tackles at NC State (Nov. 24).
2011 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Played in all 12 games ... tallied nine tackles on the season, including four solo stops ... recorded two solo takedowns against NC State (Nov. 12) ... recorded two tackles, including his first collegiate solo tackle against Wake Forest (Oct. 1) ... combined on two tackles against UMass (Sept. 24).
2010 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned NEPSAC All-New England Class B honors as a wide receiver/defensive back at Buckingham Browne & Nichols in 2009 ... garnered All-New England Class C honors in 2008 ... was a three-time All-Independent School League selection ... registered 713 receiving yards, 542 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns in his senior season ... totaled 1,100 receiving helped lead the Knights to the 2008 ISL and NEPSAC titles ... played for head coach John Papas ... also played on the school's basketball and lacrosse teams.
PERSONAL: James Francis McCaffrey, born January 31, 1991 ... enrolled as a marketing major in the Carroll School of Management ... is the recipient of The D'Agostine Family Athletic Scholarship Fund I ... James is the oldest of Gina and Jim McCaffrey's three children.