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Tartan Football Announces 2023 Incoming Class

Tartan Football Announces 2023 Incoming Class

(PITTSBURGH, Pa.) – Carnegie Mellon University second-year Head Football Coach Ryan Larsen has announced the Tartans 2023 recruiting class. The Tartans will welcome 34 newcomers that hail from 15 different states.

"We could not be more excited to welcome these young men to Carnegie Mellon University! This group is talented academically and athletically and will bring a positive impact to our campus community, both on and off the field," said Larsen. "I want to thank our football staff, administration, and admission department for all of the hard work and partnership that went into yielding such an impressive class. When you combine these young men with our returning players on the roster, the excitement is palpable for the 2023 season!"

The Tartans will open the 2023 season on Saturday, September 2, at Geneva College. Kick is set for 7:30 p.m. in Bever Falls, Pennsylvania.

2023 Recruits

Name School Pos. Ht. Wt. Hometown/High School  
Logan Armstrong TSB DL 5-11 255 Cranberry Township, Pa./Seneca Valley  Highlights
Gabriel Bardis TSB OL 6-4 240 Santa Rosa, Calif./IMG Academy Highlights
Johnny Bennett DC WR 5-10 176 Sherborn, Mass./The Hotchkiss School Highlights
Gabe Bonnet TSB LB 6-3 210 Pittsburgh, Pa./Avonworth Highlights
Alex Capelo TSB OL 6-1 240 New Canaan, Conn./New Canaan Highlights
Matt Darin MCS OL 6-2 245 Sherborn, Mass./Dover-Sherborn Highlights
Matt David TSB LB 6-1 215 Glen Allen, Va./Deep Run Highlights
Enzo DeFranco SCS DB 5-10 180 Glastonbury, Conn./Choate Rosemary Hall Highlights
Yohahn Engineer TSB OL 6-3 280 Woburn, Mass./Woburn Memorial Highlights
Chase Gerstner DC OL 6-3 250 Odessa, Fla./Berkeley Preparatory Highlights
Julien Harcourt DC K/P 5-9 190 New York, N.Y./Horace Mann Highlights
Jack Hebert DC OL 6-6 280 Wilmington, Del./Wilmington Friends Highlights
Josh Huffman CIT LB 6-0 215 Harrison City, Pa./Penn Trafford Highlights
DJ Johnson DC RB 5-6 165 Cleveland Heights, Ohio/Hawken School Highlights
Reece Kolke TSB WR 6-4 195 Hinsdale, Ill./Hinsdale Central Highlights
Jack Korzeniowski CIT DB 6-3 180 Elmhurst, Ill./York Community Highlights
Archie Lawler TSB LB 6-2 210 Cape May, N.J./Lower Cape May Regional Highlights
Tai Mann CIT DB 6-0 190 Jackson, N.J./Jackson Memorial Highlights
Brendan McCullough DC WR 6-0 185 Venetia, Pa./Peters Township Highlights
Ethan Ming TSB DB 5-9 185 Crofton, Md./Landon School Highlights
Jack Norell MCS K/P 5-9 160 Glendora, Calif./Glendora Highlights
Joey Orlando TSB DL 6-4 235 Fairview, Pa./McDowell Highlights
Lucas Palange TSB DL 6-1 240 Reading, Pa./Exeter Township Highlights
Jack Peros TSB K/P 6-1 185 Saddle River, N.J./Delbarton School Highlights
Wayne Pirt TSB DB 5-11 180 Cranberry Township, Pa./Seneca Valley Highlights
Dylan Provencher CIT TE 6-3 235 Gainesville, Fla./Oak Hall Highlights
Evan Rothenberg DC QB 6-4 200 Ann Arbor, Mich./Skyline Highlights
Cody Schuberg TSB LB 6-0 225 Sylvania, Ohio/Central Catholic Highlights
Will Svendsen TSB WR 6-0 180 Cincinnati, Ohio/Wyoming Highlights
Matty Swift TSB WR 6-2 195 Maumee, Ohio/St John's Jesuit Highlights
Amani Tchamwa CIT DL 6-2 230 Waxhaw, N.C./Marvin Ridge Highlights
Giacomo Valente DC RB 6-0 205 Houston, Texas/Strake Jesuit College Prep Highlights
Anthony Vallano DC TE 6-3 235 Jeannette, Pa./Hempfield Area Highlights
Mareks Woodside DC DL 6-4 250 Port Washington, N.Y./Paul D. Schrieber Highlights