26 - Jose Smith
Jose Smith
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Year: So.
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Belen Jesuit
Position: LB
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Limited to four games at linebacker … Academic All-NEFC … totaled 18 tackles on the season … started the season with a career best nine tackles against Becker (9/8) … also blocked an extra point against the Hawks … eight tackles against Coast Guard (9/15) … picked up his first career interception against the Bears.

2011: Saw action in eight games in his first season with the Engineers … started one game at linebacker … finished the season with 25 tackles … came up with a season best of eight tackles against Western New England (10/15) … matched that a week later at Salve Regina (10/22) … sack and a fumble recovery against Endicott (11/5).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … internship with Ryder.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Belen Jesuit High School … Miami Dade all-county linebacker … top scholar athlete … 2011 Coach’s Award … team was the state Division 3A runner-up … led the team in tackles as a senior and junior … two-time defensive captain … National Honor Society … Summa Cum Laude … George Eastman Leadership Award.