Official Site of the Boston College Eagles


 Bobby Swigert 10
Bobby  Swigert

Louisville, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 199



Eagles Can't Overcome Early Deficit, Lose 28-14 to Wake Forest

Alex Amidon finished with 10 catches for 130 yards and a touchdown.


Eagles Rally Past Maryland, 20-17

Rettig completed a 14-yard TD pass to Coleman with 52 seconds left


Post Game Notes


No. 12 Florida State Overwhelms Boston College, 51-7

Chase Rettig scores Eagles' only touchdown on 18-yard pass to Bobby Swigert.


Swigert Sidelined With Knee Injury

Expected to miss several weeks


Boston College vs. Miami - 11/25/11

AP photos from today's game.


Boston College vs. Notre Dame :: Nov. 19, 2011 (AP Photos)

Boston College vs. Notre Dame :: Nov. 19, 2011 (AP Photos)

Points scored: 6, 8 times
Touchdowns: 1, 7 times
Pass attempts: 1, at Syracuse, Nov. 27, 2010; at Wake Forest, Nov. 03, 2012 ; Clemson, Sept. 29, 2012
Receptions: 9, Wake Forest, Oct. 1, 2011
Receiving yards: 137, Notre Dame, Oct. 2, 2010 (7 receptions)
Receiving TDs: 1, 8 times
Long reception: 63, Maryland, Oct. 23, 2010
Total offense attempts: 2, Clemson, Sept. 29, 2012 (1 rush,1 pass)
All-purpose yards: 160, Notre Dame, Oct. 2, 2010
Punt returns: 3, at Notre Dame, Nov. 19, 2011
Punt return yards: 22, at Miami (Fla.), Nov. 25, 2011 (2 returns)
Long punt return: 114, at Notre Dame, Nov. 19, 2011; at Miami (Fla.), Nov. 25, 2011
Kick returns: 4, vs. Nevada, Jan. 9, 2011
Kick return yards: 106, vs. Nevada, Jan. 9, 2011 (4 returns)
Long kick return: 40, vs. Nevada, Jan. 9, 2011
Tackles: 1, Notre Dame, Oct. 02, 2010 (0-1); at Maryland, Oct. 29, 2011 (1-0)

NOTES: Has registered 106 receptions for 1,262 yards and eight touchdowns in 32 games in his first three seasons ... sustained a season-ending knee injury on Nov. 10, 2012 against Notre Dame.

2014: Missed season because of injury ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2013: Missed the season due to injury.

2012 (JUNIOR): Played in seven straight games (Clemson, Sept. 29 -- Notre Dame, Nov. 10); missed the first three games of the season because of injury ... registered 23 receptions for 288 yards and one touchdown ... caught multiple passes in six (of seven) games, including a season-high five receptions for 66 yards and one touchdown at Florida State (Oct. 13) ... completed two passing attempts for 40 yards and one touchdown -- a 12-yard pass to tight end Chris Pantale at Wake Forest (Nov. 3) ... sustained a season-ending knee injury against Notre Dame.

2011 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 12 games ... recorded five starts -- at Central Florida (Sept. 10), at No. 8 Clemson (Oct. 8), at No. 16 Virginia Tech (Oct. 22), vs. NC State (Nov. 12) and at Miami (Nov. 25) ... earned All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Team honors ... led the team in receptions (44) and receiving touchdowns (3) ... finished the season ranked second in receiving yards (470) and average yards per game (39.2) ... also second on the team with 606 all-purpose yards ... caught seven passes for a season-high 93 yards and a touchdown in a 36-14 loss at No. 8 Clemson (Oct. 8) ... grabbed a career-high nine passes for 38 yards in a 27-19 loss to Wake Forest (Oct. 1) ... caught three passes for 61 yards and accounted for BC's only touchdown in a 38-7 loss to Florida State (Nov. 3) ... had five catches for 47 yards and a touchdown at No. 24 Notre Dame (Nov. 19) in a 16-14 loss ... registered five catches for 68 yards in a season-opening 24-17 loss to Northwestern (Sept. 3) ... member of the Biletnikoff Award Watch List ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

2010 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in all 13 games ... led the team with 39 receptions, 504 yards, four touchdowns and a 38.8 per game average ... became the Eagles' first true freshman to record a 100-yard game, doing so against Notre Dame ... led the team with five catches and 92 yards with a touchdown at Duke...had four receptions for 26 yards against Clemson ... led all players with 77 yards receiving on five catches, adding a touchdown against Maryland ... recorded season highs with seven catches and 137 yards to go along with a touchdown vs. Notre Dame ... scored first collegiate touchdown against Kent State, totaling three receptions for 44 yards in the game.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned All-Ohio second-team honors, All-District first-team honors and All-Northeastern Buckeye Conference first-team honors as a junior defensive back at Louisville High School; also played wide receiver for two years, before moving to quarterback for his senior campaign...selected as the 2008 Army Iron Man of the Year as the best two-way player in the U.S. Army Cleveland Recruiting Battalion's northern Ohio recruiting territory...captured All-Stark County accolades in his injury-shortened senior season...completed 71 passes for 760 yards in four games in 2009, before being sidelined with a foot injury...threw five touchdown passes in a 34-13 early-season win over North Canton Hoover...helped the Leopards to advance to the regional finals (Region 7) in 2008...played for head coach Paul Farrah...also played on the school's baseball team.

PERSONAL: Robert David Swigert ... graduated with an economics degree from the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences ... enrolled in the administrative studies graduate program in the Woods School of Advancing Studies ... recipient of the Jack Bicknell, Sr. Scholarship Fund … Bobby is the son of Kerry and David Swigert.


Shop Now! at the Official Online Store