32 Dean Anderson
32 Dean Anderson
Height: 5-7
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Melrose, Mass.
High School: Melrose
Position: RB
Major: Psychology

2016: Played in nine games for the Colonels...collected two rushes for six yards and 0 touchdowns...caught 29 passes for 285 yards and one touchdown.

2015: Played in all 10 games for the Colonels...collected 12 rushes for 34 yards and 0 touchdowns...caught 20 passes for 154 yards and two touchdowns. 

2014: Played in all 10 games at running back, and started in all 10 games on special teams…Had 40 total rushing attempts for 93 total yards…Caught 13 passes for 83 yards and one touchdown…Ran back 16 kickoffs for 399 total yards…Also returned four punts…Had a season high 12 carries for 44 yards vs. MIT…Had a season best three receptions and 46 receiving yards at Endicott…Season’s lone TD was a 15-yard reception at Endicott…Ran back a season high five kickoffs for 110 total yards at Salve Regina…Named to the NEFC Second Team Defense as a Special Teams Utility player.

2013: Started in seven games as a kick returner, and also played at running back...Ran back 15 kickoffs for 305 total yards and three punts for six total yards...Also rushed six times for 17 total yards, and had one reception for 11 yards.

High School: Anderson is a 2013 graduate of Melrose High School...Played football for four years for Coach Tim Morris, lacrosse for two years for Coach John Mandracchia, and wrestled for three years for Coach Jim Bleiler...Captained gridiron squad his senior year...Earned football team’s  Shoe Award/Scholarship.

Personal: Son of Charles and Paula Anderson...Major: Psychology...Member of the Class of 2017.