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14 Vincent Cortina
14 - Vincent Cortina
Height: 6-1
Weight: 199
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Belmont, Mass.
High School: Belmont
Position: QB

Career:

  • Ranked No. 3 in school history in passing yards (3,732), No. 3 in touchdown passes (35) and No. 3 in pass completions (328)

2013:

  • Honorable Mention All-UAA selection
  • Played in all 10 games
  • Completed 131 passes out of 256 attempts (51.2 percent) for 1,504 yards, 16 touchdowns and eight interceptions on the season
  • Also ran for 54 yards on 42 rushes and one touchdown
  • Passed for a career-high 354 yards and five touchdowns at Rhodes
  • Tallied two passing touchdowns and one rushing touchdown versus Kalamazoo
  • Passed for 150 yards and three touchdowns against Macalester
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (10/7)

2012:

  • Honorable Mention All-UAA
  • Played in eight games; threw for 1,377 yards, 10 touchdowns and eight interceptions on the year; completed 52.3 percent of his passes (125 for 239)
  • Completed 203 yards through the air and two touchdowns at Oberlin (9/22)
  • Threw for career-high 279 yards and two touchdowns on 28-of-50 passing at Wittenberg (10/13)
  • Passed for 261 yards (24 of 43) versus Case Western Reserve (10/27)

2011:

  • Played in all 10 games, starting three
  • Threw for 727 yards and team-leading seven TDs; completed 48.3 percent of his passes (58 of 120); rushed for 67 yards
  • Collected career-high 216 yards and two TDs on 12-of-27 passing in 33-26 win over Elmhurst (9/17).
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2010:

  • Played in four games with one start; completed 14 of 34 attempts (41.2%) for 124 yards and two TDs
  • Made his career debut off the bench against Wabash (9/25), throwing for 110 yards and two TDs
  • Rushed for a touchdown in leading Chicago to a 30-6 win over Ohio Wesleyan (10/2) in his first career start

Personal:

  • Major: Economics
  • Played football, basketball and baseball in high school
  • As a senior, totaled 24 touchdowns and 2,042 passing yards
  • Threw for 51 career touchdown passes and 5,162 career passing yards
  • National Honor Society
  • National Young Leaders Conference
  • MIAA Student Ambassador
  • AP Scholar
  • Honor Roll
  • Team captain
  • ESPN RISE All-Area First Team
  • Middlesex League All-League First Team
  • Team MVP
  • EMass Football All-Star Team
  • Shriners All-Star Football Classic Game and the Agganis All-Star Football Classic Game
  • Owns school single-season and career records for both passing yards and touchdown passes