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Mike Novitsky

Position Offensive Line
Height 6'5"
Weight 295 lbs.
Class RS-Junior
High School Victor HS
Hometown Victor, NY.

2020 (R-So. at Buffalo): Started seven games at center… Named first-team All-MAC… Named Academic All-MAC… Helped block for an offense that ranked second in the nation in rushing yards per game (287.4) and allowed only one sack on the season… Unit was a semifinalist for the Joe Moore Award, given to the top offensive line in FBS…Helped guide the way for RB Jaret Patterson rushing for 1,072 yards and 19 touchdowns in just six games.

2019 (R-Fr. at Buffalo): Started all 13 games at center… Named Academic All-MAC… Part of a unit that was named honorable mention for the Joe Moore Award as one of the top 15 offensive line units in the nation… Helped block for an offense that rushed for a school-record 3,256 yards and allowed a program-low eight sacks… Named to the FWAA Freshman All-American Team Mid-season Watch List.

2018 (Fr. at Buffalo): Played in three games, and utilized redshirt season.

High School: Prepped at Victor High School, where he was also recruited to play lacrosse…Played defensive end and tight end for the Blue Devils…Named All-State Honorable Mention as a junior after having 53 tackles and three interceptions as well as averaged 16.2 yards per catch and scored two touchdowns…Named a Monroe County All-Star…As a senior, he was the Monroe County Division Player of the Year and the Daily Messenger Player of the Year… Also a two-time state champion in lacrosse.