Returns as Army's top faceoff man ... expected to handle the bulk of faceoff duties again in 2006 ... team leader in the locker room and in practice .... one of the Academy's all-time faceoff winning percentage leaders ... has successfully won 347 career draws (fifth all-time) ... his .547 career winning percentage is fifth all-time and his 634 draws are fourth all-time ... is on pace to break the Academy's all-time record for faceoff victories ... trying to become just the third player in Army history to reach 400 faceoff wins in a career since category became an official statistic in 1982 ... holds an NCAA record for most faceoff wins in a single game (30) ... ability to get low to the ground makes it difficult for opponents to gain an advantage ... strong and quick on the draw ... gives Army a decided advantage over most opponents, winning countless possessions for the Black Knights ... three-year letterwinner.
2005: Appeared in all 17 games ... scored first career goal in Patriot League championship game at Navy ... won 51.8 percent of his faceoffs ... joined 300 club at West Point in winning his 300th career draw against Stony Brook ... scooped 26 ground balls.
2004: Appeared in all 15 games for the Black Knights ... registered first collegiate point with assist against Holy Cross ... also assisted in Bucknell win ... won 51.1 percent of his faceoffs ... took 10 of 11 draws opposite Lafayette ... also won a season-best 10 draws against Colgate ... took the opening faceoff in all 15 of Army's games this season.
2003: Appeared in 15 games for the Black Knights ... won 58.7 percent of his faceoffs as a freshman ... also scooped up 37 ground balls ... his 168 faceoff wins ranked fifth in the country ... his winning percentage on draws was the highest in the nation among freshman specialists ... led the Patriot League in faceoff percentage ... won 30 faceoffs and picked up nine ground balls in win over Lehigh ... named Patriot League "Rookie of the Week" for his performance in that contest.
Prior to West Point: All-County honorable mention at John F. Kennedy H.S. ... also played football at John F. Kennedy H.S.
Personal: Tony Vozzolo ... born Sept. 27, 1983 in Queens, N.Y. ... parents are Tonino and Sally Vozzolo ... brother Giovanni is a freshman at the Academy and member of the junior varsity lacrosse squad ... majoring in American Legal System.