Third-year member of the squad as a walk-on linebacker • will look to add solid support at the outside (Sam) linebacker spot as a sophomore • could also contribute on special teams • had two tackles (one for loss) in the Blue-White Spring Game.
Did not see game action as a backup redshirt freshman linebacker • played in Blue-White spring game.
Did not see game action and retained freshmen eligibility • played outside linebacker on scout team.
Starred in football and wrestling at Kingsway Regional High School where he served as captain of both teams • three-year standout defensive end in football for head coach Tony Barchuck • registered 97 tackles, 17 sacks, eight forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and batted down six passes at the line during his senior season • earned first team All-South Jersey honors as a senior • also earned first team all-conference and all-county honors • named to the Adam Taliaferro South Jersey All-Star team • also named to the South Jersey Touchdown Club’s All-Academic Team • Kingsway High School first recipient of the Maxwell Football Club Mini Max Award • four-year starter as a wrestler • earned first team All-South Jersey, all-conference, and all- county honors as a senior • two-time district wrestling champion and two-time Tri-County champion • winner of Kingsway Dragon Award as Most Outstanding Athlete • National Honor Society student.
Christopher Ryan “Chris” Lail • born September 7, 1994 • son of Mark and Karin Lail • middle of three children • civil engineering major at Delaware • works construction during the summer months • also volunteers at youth camps and with Special Olympics • father is graduate of West Chester (Pa.) University and mother graduated from Rutgers University.