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Orlando Farrow

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Georgetown, Del.

High School:
Sussex Central

Last College:
Lackawanna College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 230

Position:
Linebacker

Experience:
SQ


Hopes to complete a full recovery from what has turned out to be a disappointing injury-plagued Pirate career ... Arrived at ECU with high expectations of a impact-producing performance as a possible projected starter at linebacker but has yet to play in a regular season game ... Appeared to have bounced back from a season-ending preseason camp injury sustained in August of 2006 but suffered another serious injury during the early portion of spring practice in '07 which forced him back to the sidelines ... Could play a key role bolstering ECU's linebacking play as a potential starter or top reserve if comeback is realized.

2006: Suffered season ending lower leg injury during the first scrimmage of fall camp ... Was granted another season by the NCAA (medical hardship) ... Originally enrolled at ECU in January, 2006.

Junior College: Topped the Lackawanna College defensive unit in tackles with 62 stops in 2005 ... Also credited with 4.5 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, a sack, a blocked kick and an interception ... Returned pick 82 yards for a score (Morrisville State College) ... Started all eight games for head coach Mark Duda's Falcons at one of the linebacking positions ... Turned in top effort of season with a 16-tackle performance vs. Navy Prep ... Also booked a pair of nine tackle contests against Army Prep and Erie Community College ... A preseason JuCo All-America selection ... Began collegiate career at Wesley (Del.) College before transferring to LC ... Earned selection to the Dean's List (3.1 grade point average) ... Also enjoyed notable basketball season, standing second on squad in scoring and rebounding ... Named MVP of district regional title game.

High School: A two-year letterman at Sussex Central (Del.) High School ... Named to all-conference and all-state squads as a junior and senior ... Posted 45 tackles and 16 sacks as a junior to help lead the Knights to their first-ever state championship game appearance ... A key offensive contributor as a senior team captain, rushing for 1,100 yards and 12 touchdowns for SCHS ... Picked up two letters as a shooting guard, point guard and small forward on the basketball court ... An all-conference and all-state performer as a junior after averaging 20.0 points and 11 rebounds per game to guide the Knights to a conference title ... Football coach was John Wells.

Personal: Full name is Orlando Dervine Tyrell Farrow ... Nickname is "O" ... Born September 24, 1984 at Lewis, Del. ... A business major.