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 Truman Gutapfel 97
Truman  Gutapfel

Harrison, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 281



Defense Shines In Second Preseason Scrimmage

The Eagles record 10 tackles for a loss and three interceptions


Boston College vs. Penn State

NEW ERA PINSTRIPE BOWL Football USATSI photos -- 12/27/14

Tackles: 5 at Wake Forest, Oct. 25, 2014
Tackles for loss: 2.5 at Wake Forest, Oct. 25, 2014
Sacks: 1.0, vs. Clemson, Oct. 18, 2014; Louisville, Nov. 8, 2014
Pass breakups: 1 at Virginia Tech, Nov. 1, 2014

2014 (SOPHOMORE):Played in all 13 games, making nine starts ... recorded 26 tackles, including 12 solo tackles and 5.5 tackles for loss ... member of the BC defense that ranked second in the nation, allowing just 94.5 rushing yards per game ... registered three tackles (two solo) against Pittsburgh (Sept. 5) ... had four tackles (one solo) against Southern California (Sept. 13) ... tallied two take-down at NC State (Oct. 11) ... registered three solo tackles and two tackles for a loss of four yards, including a sack, against Clemson (Oct. 18) ... recorded a career-high five tackles (three solo), including a career-high 2.5 tackles of loss of four yards at Wake Forest (Oct. 25) ... broke up a pass at Virginia Tech (Nov. 1) ... recorded three tackles, including a sack for a loss of a yard, against Louisville (Nov. 8) ... assisted on three tackles and recovered a fumble in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl against Penn State (Dec. 27) ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2013 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 10 straight contests from Sept. 28 to Dec. 31 ... made his collegiate debut against Florida State (Sept. 28) ... assisted on a tackle and registered 0.5 tackles for loss against the Seminoles ... listed as the back-up left tackle following a season-ending injury to Mehdi Abdesmad.

HIGH SCHOOL: Won the 2012 Ohio Division II Anthony Munoz Defensive Lineman of the Year award ... earned Fort Ancient Valley - Buckeye all-league honors as a senior ... garnered First Team AP Southwest All-District accolades in as a senior ... received AP All-Ohio special mention laurels ... played for head coach Kent McCollough ... also amassed over 100 career victories as a wrestler.

PERSONAL:Truman James Gutapfel ... enrolled as an economics major in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences ... recipient of the Nugent Family Football Scholarship Fund … Truman and his younger brothers Garrett and Colton are the children of Yvonne and Jim Gutapfel.


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