Made the move from fullback to linebacker during spring practice … Has played in one career game.
1999: Reserve fullback … Saw the first action of his career against Northeastern … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the fall of 1999.
1998: Did not see any game action … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters … Also named to the Dean’s List in the fall of 1998.
Before UMass: Played for coach Jerry Moore at Elizabeth (N.J.) High School … Ran for 531 yards and three touchdowns on 48 carries as a senior, while catching seven passes for 79 yards … Also played linebacker for Elizabeth, totaling 43 solo tackles, 23 assisted stops, two sacks, three fumble recoveries and two forced fumbles during his senior year … Set a school record during his senior campaign, with an 86-yard fumble return for a touchdown … Named to the Coaches Super 100 (top 100 high school seniors in New Jersey) … High school team competed in the State Group IV playoffs during his junior and senior years.
Personal: Full name is James St. Fort … Son of Jean and Marie G. St. Fort … Born September 23, 1978 in Haiti … Majoring in Economics.