Skyhawk Football | Joseph Este
|Height/Weight||5-11 - 201 lbs.|
2017: Named to College Sports Madness Ohio Valley Preseason All-Conference second team.
2016: Saw action in all 12 games while notching 11 starts at safety…Compiled 67 total tackles, including 43 solos and 24 assists…Notched 6.5 tackles for loss totaling 15 yards…Tallied 10 pass breakups and three interceptions…Recorded one fumble recovery while forcing one fumble…Eclipsed five tackles or more on seven occasions…Notched three pass breakups against Southeast Missouri on Nov. 12…Recorded a season-high 13 tackles at No. 2 Jacksonville State on Nov. 19…Posted an eight tackles against Murray State (Oct. 15) and Southeast Missouri (Nov. 12)…Recorded interceptions against Cincinnati (Sept. 1), Georgia State (Oct. 22) and Eastern Illinois (Nov. 5)…Recovered a fumble at Eastern Illinois (Nov. 5) while forcing a fumble against Southeast Missouri on Nov. 12.
BEFORE UTM: Played for head coach Glenn Davis for the past two seasons at Copiah-Lincoln Community College...Helped the Wolfpack finish No. 4 in the final NJCAA poll…Saw action in five games while notching 16 tackles, including one sack during his sophomore season…Also forced one fumble and tallied five pass breakups...Tallied a pair of interceptions against Jones County in his final game of the season to secure a three-point victory...Tallied 29 tackles including one tackle for loss as a freshman...Compiled 16 pass breakups on the season, including three against Jones County....Arguably his best performance came against Mississippi Delta when he tallied his lone interception of the season along with a pair of pass breakups…Prepped at Bonnabel High School for head coach Craig Lingle…Was selected to play in the 11th annual Bayou Bowl, an All-Star Game that features the best players from the Louisiana and Greater Houston area.
PERSONAL: Born on June 25, 1994…Son of Candrice Este and Vincent Troia Jr…Has three siblings, Jardey Este, Vincent Troia III and Tonya Troia…Majoring in health and human performance.