Fourth-year member of the squad as a junior walk-on • will again add depth to Blue Hen linebacker unit and contribute on special teams • has played in four career games • one of 20 Delaware natives on roster • three-time selection to Colonial Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll.
2015 SEASON (GAME BY GAME STATISTICS)
Earned second letter at Delaware and saw most extensive playing time of his career • worked his way into the coverage unit on special teams and appeared in three games - vs. Lafayette, Albany, and James Madison • did not record a tackle • earned CAA Academic All-Conference honors • selected by coaching staff to carry out the Delaware state flag in game vs. New Hampshire • had a game-high seven tackles in Blue-White spring game in May.
Earned first career letter as a redshirt freshman • backup linebacker who saw only action of the season on special teams in season finale vs. Villanova • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll • selected by coaching staff to carry out the Delaware state flag in games vs. Elon and New Hampshire • registered three tackles and a pass breakup in the Blue-White spring game.
Did not see game action as a backup linebacker and retained freshman eligibility • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll • selected by coaching staff to carry out the Delaware state flag in game vs. William & Mary.
Three-sport standout at nearby Salesianum School in Wilmington, Del. • was selected as the school's top senior athlete • awarded the Col. George H. Seitz, Jr., Memorial Silver Medal for Athletics by the school faculty • football standout for head coach Bill DiNardo • started at middle linebacker and was a backup running back as a senior in 2012 • led team to 12-2 record, a conference title, and a state runner-up finish • earned third team All-State and first team all-conference honors as a senior • earned the Dim Montero Award winner as the team's defensive Player of the Year • his senior year he recorded 160 tackles (93 solo) when he added 8.5 sacks, 46 tackles for loss, one interception, two forced fumbles, and one touchdown • also competed in wrestling and rugby • three-year varsity wrestler at 185 to 220 lb. weight classes for head coach Cameron Davis • won Independent Conference title at 220 lbs. as a senior in 2013 and was conference runner-up at 182 lbs. as a junior • advanced to state finals and was named second team All-State in 2013 • two-time Academic All-State selection • earned John J. Meys Scholarship for academic, leadership, and wrestling excellence • played flanker for rugby club team that won the inaugural state championship in 2013 for head coach Chris Wells • was named team's Rookie of the Year and named the team's best defensive player • honor student • member of Spanish Honor Society.
Thomas Bruce "Tommy" Wilmoth • born Aug. 1, 1994 • honor student as a biology major at Delaware • plans to become a physician's assistant • member of the National College Athlete Honor Society • son of Bruce and Donna Wilmoth • both parents attended Delaware • has three older sisters, Mary Kate, Maureen, and Kathleen • Kathleen is a UD student • two sisters played college sports • Mary Kate played volleyball and lacrosse at Ursinus and Maureen played volleyball at DeSales • uncle, Scott Sibiski, played baseball and basketball at Delaware in the 1970s • has three other aunts and one uncle who attended Delaware • enjoys skiing, art, fishing, gymnastics, diving, and playing the drums in his spare time • third-degree member of the Knights of Columbus • past member of Killington (Vt.) Mountain Freestyle ski team and trained with team at Olympic ski jumping facility at Lake Placid, N.Y. • has worked for his father's remodeling business during the summer.