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James McGuire
James McGuire

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minn.

High School:
Cretin-Derham Hall

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 216

Position:
LS

Experience:
3L

HONORS AND AWARDS
2012:
Academic All-Big Ten

2013: Earned third letter, playing in 12 games ... saw action vs. Penn State on Nov. 30, at Minnesota on Nov. 23, vs. Indiana on Nov. 16 andvs. BYU on Nov. 9 ... made one tackle at Iowa on Nov. 2 ... saw action at Illinois on Oct. 19, vs. Northwestern on Oct. 12 and at Ohio State on Sept. 28 ... had one tackle vs. Purdue on Sept. 21 ... made one tackle at Arizona State on Sept. 14 ... saw action against Tennessee Tech on Sept. 7 and vs. UMass on Aug. 31

2012: Has played in all 14 games ... tallied a tackle at Penn St on Nov. 24 ... recorded a tackle at Indiana on Nov. 10

2011: Redshirt season

2010: Earned first letter ... snapped on punt unit in six of last seven games (team did not punt against Indiana on Nov. 13) ... made Badger debut as long snapper on punt unit in win over No. 1 Ohio State on Oct. 16

High School:
Rated as the No. 1 long-snapper in the 2010 class by Kohl's Professional Camps and the No. 246 athlete by ESPN/Scouts Inc.... as a senior, named St. Paul Pioneer Press Football Athlete of the Week ... finished senior season with 75 tackles, 12 TFLs and six sacks ... three-year letterwinner in football and two-year letterwinner in baseball ... high school coach was Mike Scanlan

Personal: Parents are Kay and Mark McGuire ... cousin, Teresa Gazich, plays soccer at St. Cloud State University ... cousin, Billy Gazich, played baseball at North Dakota State University ... volunteered his time at a homeless shelter and as a mentor to second-graders ... double majoring in business with a focus in accounting and management and human resources ... hobbies are fishing, intramural basketball and golf

Career Statistics
Season GP/GS
2010 6/0
2011 Redshirt Season
2012 14/0
2013 12/0
Totals 32/0

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