|90 Randall Anderson|
Sharp Passing Effort, Rush Defense Dominates Second Scrimmage
Big-Play Offense, Turnover-Producing Defense Highlight First Scrimmage
Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill Discusses The Start Of Spring Practice
A sizable and quick prospect with an unlimited ceiling of potential according to coaching staff ... Will open first active campaign on the East Carolina roster vying for depth chart placement at one of the defensive end slots ... Could also experience heightened role up front on various special teams squad in order to get added playing time ... Already has two spring seasons under his belt after reporting early in 2013 ... Opened 2014 drills with a tackle in each of the first two scrimmages (March 31, April 5) before closing out drills with three stops during the Purple-Gold Game (April 12) ... Development in the Pirates' strength and conditioning program is also on steady incline ... Currently possesses the top 40 (4.79) and pro shuttle times (4.32) among all defensive linemen in program ... Power lifts of note include a 340-pound bench press, a 277-pound push jerk and a 275-pound power clean.
2013: Redshirted during true freshman season and played key scout team role preparing the Pirate offensive unit on a weekly basis ... Officially enrolled early at ECU (January) and was able to participate in spring drills to get an early start on the acclimation process.
Prep School/High School: Was a starter on the defensive line for head coach Colonel John Schuman during lone year at Fork Union Military Academy ... Helped FUMA to a 6-3 record in 2012 and played a key role for a defense that posted one shutout (against the junior varsity squad of Bethany College) ... Part of a unit that surrendered an average of just 10.1 points per game ... A First-Team Delaware Football Coaches Association All-State selection at defensive end as a senior at William Penn ... Led Colonials to a 6-5 overall record and a 6-2 mark in Blue Hen Flight A play during final campaign ... A First-Team Blue Hen Flight A selection following senior campaign ... Invited to play for the Blue squad in the 57th annual Blue-Gold All-Star Football Game, which was held at Delaware Stadium (Newark) in June, 2012 and benefitted the Delaware Foundation Reaching Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities ... Also lettered as a junior when WPHS went 4-6 and 4-3 against Blue Hen Flight A competition ... Earned first letter as a sophomore during the Colonials' 5-5 record, which included a 5-2 mark versus Blue Hen Flight A foes ... Picked up additional letters in track & field and was a Honor Roll performer in the classroom ... Also considered NC State, Maryland, Wake Forest and Temple before signing with ECU.
Personal: Full name is Randall H. Anderson ... Intends to major in sociology.