77 Dan Polaski
77 Dan Polaski
Height: 6-9
Weight: 300
Year: Graduate Student
Hometown: Agawan, MA
High School: Longmeadow (Western Carolina)
Position: OL

2013: In his first season in Fairfield, Polaski started all 13 games on the offensive line...The graduate student helped an O-Line that averaged 235.8 rushing yards per game, ranking first in the NEC and 13th best in the country...The SHU offensive line yielded just 10 sacks in 13 games this season, once again tops in the conference...The O-Line allowed just one sack in the final five games of the season.

Prior to SHU: Polaski comes to Sacred Heart with 2 years of eligibility remaining after graduating from Western Carolina, looking to get his Master's of Science in Exercise Science and Nutrition at SHU. Polaski graduated from Western Carolina in three and a half years with a GPA of 3.52 and a degree in Biology. He was named to the Southern Conference Academic All-Conference Team in 2011 and 2012. Polaski was a two year varsity player at offensive tackle for Western Carolina, in 2011 and 2012.

General: Parents: Anne Marie & Joseph...Siblings: Jessica & Miranda...Major: Exercise Science & Nutrition...Favorite Sports Teams: Boston Celtics...Favorite Pro Athletes: Alonzo Mourning...Favorite Movie: Jurassic Park...Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones...Role Model: His father...Plans after graduation: Enroll in a Master's Physician's Assistant Program.