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.