Nick Amarante
Nick Amarante

RS Junior

Middlefield, Conn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 204


A walk-on who will help add backup to the punting position.

2007: Redshirted ... Worked as a wide receiver during the fall and a punter in the spring.

Prior to UConn: Spent the 2006-07 academic year at Massachusetts but did not play football for the Minutemen.

High School: A three-year letterwinner on the gridiron ... Named Team MVP and Defensive Player of the Year as a senior ... Team captain as a senior ... Also lettered twice in baseball ... Honor Roll student and peer mentor.

Personal Profile: Nicholas Joseph Amarante ... Born on October 13, 1988 ... A marketing major.