/seasons/2011/contrib/20120503incwsq

UChicago Announces 2012 Captains

More news about: Chicago

CHICAGO -- University of Chicago Head Football Coach Dick Maloney has announced that junior wide receiver Dee Brizzolara and junior linebacker Alex Dzierbicki have been elected by their teammates as co-captains for the 2012 season.

Brizzolara is a two-time All-North Region performer and two-time University Athletic Association Offensive MVP. He holds or shares 13 school records, including most career receiving yards (2,727), receiving touchdowns (33), total TDs (38), points (228), and all-purpose yards (4,952).

In 2011, Brizzolara caught 38 passes for 743 yards (19.6 yards per catch) with 11 TDs. He also averaged 16.1 yards on 14 punt runbacks with a pair of TDs.

Dzierbicki is a three-time All-UAA selection. This past season, he ranked second on the team in tackles (66), interceptions (2), and passes defended (7) and was third on the club with 3.0 sacks.

Chicago kicks off its 2012 campaign at Stagg Field Saturday, Sept. 1 against Beloit College.

Dec. 3: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 70, at Alfred 45
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
UW-Oshkosh 34, at St. Thomas 31
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 38, Wheaton (Ill.) 16
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
John Carroll 31, at UW-Whitewater 14
Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 3: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 70, at Alfred 45
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
UW-Oshkosh 34, at St. Thomas 31
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 38, Wheaton (Ill.) 16
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
John Carroll 31, at UW-Whitewater 14
Box Score Recap Photos