Will compete for playing time at outside linebacker Also an outfielder on the UMass baseball team Has played in eight career games.
2001: Played in eight games on the season, with most of his action coming on special teams Also saw playing time at outside linebacker against James Madison, Villanova and Northeastern Totaled eight tackles on the year Made three solo tackles in the victory over James Madison Had a pair of tackles in the win over Rhode Island Also made tackles against Northeastern, New Hampshire and Hofstra.
UMass Baseball: Played in 37 games with 30 starts during the 2002 season, seeing action in center field and left field Hit .269 on the year with 22 runs scored, five stolen bases, two doubles and 12 runs batted in.
Before UMass: Spent one season at the Salisbury (Conn.) School, where he played for coach Sean Brennan Led Salisbury to a 9-0 record and the state Class A championship in 2000, playing both running back and linebacker Also led Salisbury to a 17-1 record in baseball and the state prep school championship Prior to that, played for coach David Shepherd at Ware High School, where he was a linebacker and quarterback Led team a 10-1 record and a Super Bowl appearance in 1999 A first team All-Western Massachusetts selection in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons Named MVP of the Inter-County League as a senior, in addition to being a three-time All-League selection Served as team captain as a senior, when he was also named team MVP Also a member of the baseball and basketball teams at Ware Hit .540 in baseball during his senior year, while earning first team All-Western Massachusetts honors all four years.
Personal: Full name is Derrick John Durepo Son of Rick Durepo and Yvonne Erickson Born January 13, 1982, in Ware, Mass. Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
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