Joe Tantarelli 95
Joe Tantarelli


Santa Rosa, Calif.

Last College:
Glendale C.C.

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 155


2004 Season -- Walked on to Tiger squad for fall camp after spending a year at Glendale (Ariz.) Community College ... Looks to compete for starting spot at placekicker for MU ... Came to MU after considering offers from Texas A&M, Temple and California-Davis.

2003 Season -- Kicked for Glendale Community College, and earned 1st-Team Western States Football League and Arizona Community College Athletic Conference honors for his play ... Played in 10 games and made 13-of-18 field goal tries, with a long of 47 yards ... Connected on 42-of-45 extra points, as well, and led all kickers in the WSFL with 81 points on the season ... Also was selected to the All-USA Iron Man 2nd-Team by the JUCO Football Network.

2002 Season -- Began his collegiate career at Arizona State, where he did not see action as a freshman.