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    Anthony Longe
    40 Anthony Longe
    St. Paul, Minn.

    High School:
    St. Agnes

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 160

    Defensive Back


    2002: Played in 10 games as a true freshman, primarily on special teams ... Also spent time as a backup to All-American cornerback Eugene Wilson ... Registered seven tackles, all solos, and a pass broken up ...Had a career-high two tackles and a PBU vs. Arkansas State.

    High School: SuperPrep All-Midwest team ? Two-time all-conference selection ? Earned first-team all-state honors from the Associated Press and the Pioneer Press ? Named the Tri-Metro Defensive Back of the Year ? Has been a starter since his freshman season ? As a senior, he picked off four passes and knocked down 12 others ? Also rushed for over 700 yards ? Garnered third-team all-Metro accolades by the Star-Tribune ? Earned 11 varsity letters in football, basketball and track at St. Agnes High School ? Was part of the state champion 4x100-meter relay team ? Holds the school record in the triple jump, 4x100 and 4x200 relays ? High school football coach was Ron Rice.

    Personal: Full given name is Anthony Olowaseyi Longe ? Born Nov. 4, 1983 in Minneapolis, Minn. ? The son of Tony and Debra Longe ? Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences ? Cousin, Maurice Hargrow, is a junior on the University of Minnesota basketball team ? Earned three academic varsity letters.

    Tackles: 2 vs. Ark. St., 9/14/02 & at N?western, 9/14/02
    Solos: 2 vs. Ark. St., 9/14/02 & at N?western, 9/14/02
    PBU: 1 vs. Arkansas State, 9/14/02

    YEAR      G    ST   AT   TOT  TFL-YDS  INT-YDS   PBU
    2002     11     7    0     7    0-0      0-0       1

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