Monday, July 4, 2022

61 days to WCU Football Kickoff - #61 Anthony Giansante

Welcome to the twelfth annual Catamount Football "100 days to WCU Football Kickoff Countdown"

It's now 61 days until the kickoff of Catamount football on Saturday, September 3rd, 2022, against the Charleston Southern Buccaneers, on Buccaneer Field in Charleston, SC

To help pass those long summer days, and hopefully, get the Catamount faithful more excited about the upcoming season, and more knowledgeable of the team members, we'll continue the football countdown each day until kickoff day.

Today, on the 4th of July, we will highlight #61, on the offensive line: 

#61 Anthony Giansante 

POSITION Offensive Line
CLASS Redshirt Freshman
HOMETOWN North Huntingdon, Pa.

2021 (Freshman): Played in two games as a true freshman, both coming on special teams and a reserve along the offensive line, and remained eligible for a redshirt ... Made his collegiate debut against Wofford (Oct. 30) 

Prior to Western Carolina: Three-year varsity starter … Named first-team all-conference in Pennsylvania’s largest football classification and was a second-team All-State selection in Pennsylvania 6-A … Nominated for the Bill Fralic Memorial Award that is given to the best lineman in the WPIAL in 2020 … Selected as a team captain as a senior … Was a two-star recruit from both and … Originally committed to Conference USA-member, Western Kentucky … High school coach was Dave Brozeski.

Personal: Is the son of Kim and John Giansante … Has a twin brother, John … His cousin, Jimmy Giansante, played wide receiver at New Hampshire (2010-14)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

We enjoyed watching Anthony grow up in our neighborhood. He is a fine young gentleman & athlete. Go Anthony!