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Schedule

FOOTBALL
Aug 31 - FINAL
Delaware State (Delaware Day)
3
Delaware
Delaware
22
FOOTBALL
Sep 9 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech
27
FOOTBALL
Sep 16 - FINAL
Cornell (High School Band Day)
14
Delaware
Delaware
41
FOOTBALL
Sep 30 - FINAL
James Madison (Hall of Fame Weekend)
20
Delaware
Delaware
10
FOOTBALL
Oct 7 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
24
Stony Brook
Stony Brook
20
FOOTBALL
Oct 14 - FINAL
Wm. & Mary (Parents & Family Weekend/Youth Cheer/Twirler Day)
0
Delaware
Delaware
17
FOOTBALL
Oct 21 - FINAL
Richmond (Homecoming)
35
Delaware
Delaware
42
FOOTBALL
Oct 28 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
17
Towson
Towson
18
FOOTBALL
Nov 4 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
31
Maine
Maine
17
FOOTBALL
Nov 11 - FINAL
UAlbany
UAlbany
3
Delaware
Delaware
22
FOOTBALL
Nov 18 - 1:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Villanova
Villanova
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Frank Raggo
Player Profile:
Frank Raggo 1871868
Position: Kicker
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 190
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Randolph, N.J.
High School: Randolph
Major: Marketing
Experience: 3 Letters

AT DELAWARE
Fourth-year team member as a redshirt junior kicker • one of the top returning kick specialists in the Colonial Athletic Association • will serve as backup on kickoffs and punts to sophomore Jake Roth and redshirt freshman Mark Bonnie • has good leg strength and a good demeanor • has played in 22 career games and converted 46 of 47 extra points (.979) and 18 of 27 field goals (.667) for 100 points • enters 2017 season having made 37 straight extra point attempts since the New Hampshire game in 2015 (No. 8 longest streak in UD history - record is 67) • ranks No. 2 all-time at Delaware for career extra point pct. (.979), No. 7 for career field goal pct. (.667), and No. 10 for career field goals made (18) • has four career field goals of 40+ yards.

2016 SEASON
Among the top placekickers in the CAA as a second-year regular as a redshirt sophomore • handled all extra point and field goal attempts for Delaware and was backup on kickoffs and punts (did not see action) • team's leading scorer for second straight year with a career-high 54 points • was perfect on all 30 extra point attempts and made 8 of 11 field goal attempts, good for a .727 success rate • one only five CAA kickers to make all of his extra point attempts and ranked No. 5 in the league in field goal percentage and No. 6 in kick scoring (4.9 points per game) • converted all eight extra point attempts in season opener vs. Delaware State and went 4 for 4 vs. Albany • kicked a field goal in each of his final six games of the season, going an impressive 7 for 8 to finish out the year • had season-high two field goals vs. Towson • kicked season-long 43-yarder vs. Lafayette and had a 41-yard field goal vs. William & Mary • scored a season-high eight points each vs. Delaware State and Towson • Blue Hen Touchdown Club Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Stony Brook and Towson • named to CAA Academic All-Conference team.

2015 SEASON
Took over placekicking duties as a redshirt freshman and was a solid contributor to the offense • team's leading scorer with 46 points • converted 16 of 17 (.941) extra points and 10 of 16 (.625) field goals on the season • ranked No. 4 in the CAA in field goals per game (1.00/37th in NCAA), No. 7 in field goal pct. (.625), and No. 6 in kick scoring (4.6 points per game) • converted his first nine extra points of the season before only miss of year vs. New Hampshire • converted first six field goal attempts of season before a miss against Villanova • went 4 for 4 on field goals in 19-9 win over Lafayette and accounted for 13 points • four field goals tied a UD single game record done four other times and set a new UD freshman standard • 10 total field goals for the season was also a UD freshman mark • 13 points was the fifth highest single game total in UD annals • 45-yard kick vs. Lafayette was his season-long • also kicked two field goals each vs. Villanova and Albany • biggest kick of the season came in 24-23 win over William & Mary when his 29-yarder as time expired won the game • No. 3 on the depth chart for kickoffs but did not attempt at kick all season as Kevin McLaughlin and Erik Martinez handled duties • earned Blue Hen Touchdown Club Special Teams Player of the Week award vs. Lafayette • kicked an extra point and converted a 34-yard field goal in Blue-White spring game in May • capped an outstanding spring session that saw him earn the Blue Hen Touchdown Club Most Improved Special Teams Player award.

2014 SEASON
Did not see game action and retained freshman eligibility • after suffering injury in pre-season, returned to action during the season and was backup to starter Garrett Greenway • lone specialist in 2014 recruiting class.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year starting kicker at Randolph High School for head coach Joe Lusardi • also a three-year starter at punter • team captain • earned All-State Group 4 honors as a senior • first team all-conference each of his final three seasons and an all-county pick twice • team's Defensive Player of the Year his senior year in 2013 • led team to 10-1 record and the state title as a freshman in 2010 • led team to four-year mark of 26-15-1 • kicked 13 career field goals, including four of 40+ yards, and booted 52 touchbacks, including 23 as a senior • was 101 of 112 on extra points, including 30 for 30 accuracy as a senior • averaged 30.0 yards per punt as a sophomore but improved to 37.0 as a junior and 37.7 as a senior • had career-best 77-yard punt as a senior • honor roll student.

PERSONAL
Frank Raggo (“rag-oh”) IV • honor student as a marketing major at Delaware • born Dec. 11, 1995 • son of Frank and Marjorie Raggo • father is a video editor for NBC Universal TV • mother is a freelance TV producer for NBC Universal • hobbies include soccer and being a disc jockey • father played two years of soccer at Marist • grandfather, Julio Mazzei, was head coach of the New York Cosmos and star Pele of the NASL • inducted as a scholar-athlete into the Morris County Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year G PAT-Att.
FG-FGA
 Long
Points
2016 11 30-30 8-11 43 54
2015 11 16-17 10-16 45 46
TOTALS 22 46-47 18-27
45
100

CAREER-HIGHS
PAT: 8 vs. Delaware State, 2016
Field Goals: 4 vs. Lafayette, 2015
Points:
13 vs. Lafayette, 2015

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