||#53 Anton Rukaj
Hometown: Greenburgh, N.Y.
High School: Stepinac
2011: Played in 10 games … made 25 tackles (12u, 13a) … recovered a fumble at California (Pa.) (Sept. 10) … registered a career-high 10 tackles against Cheyney (Nov. 4).
2010: Played in eight games … totaled 20 tackles (10u, 10a) … made five stops against Millersville (Oct. 9) … matched his career-high of seven tackles against Bloomsburg (Oct. 30).
2009: Saw action in seven games … made a career-high seven tackles, including two against Shippensburg (Oct. 3).
2008: Redshirt season.
Before LIU Post: Was a three-year player at Stepinac … was a two-time all-star and was named all-county.
Personal: Youngest of Gselosh and Katrina Rukaj’s four children … admires his father most outside sports … majoring in international business.
2012 Football Roster
||#85 Maurice Easterling
Position: Wide Receiver
Hometown: Yonkers, N.Y.
High School: Archbishop Stepinac
2011: Practiced but did not appear in a game.
High School: 2009 graduate of Archbishop Stepinac High School … was coached by Michael O’Donnell as a member of the football team … earned first-team all-league honors as a wide receiver and second-team all-league honors as a defensive back … helped his team capture the 2008 league title … was also a member of the basketball and track & field teams.
Personal: Son of Mary Alice King … business management major.