Phil Amato
#3 Phil Amato

Class Year: 2013

Position: DB

Height: 5-10

Weight: 185

High School: Deerfield Academy

Hometown: North Pomfret, Vt.

2011 season highlights: Amato, who was on the NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team, started at defensive back and was eighth on the team in total tackles (27) and had four pass break-ups. 2010 season highlights: Phil made a big impact by finishing sixth on the team in tackles with 37 (24 solo) and had two pass break-ups. 2009 season highlights: Amato made five tackles and recovered a fumble in his first year with the Mules. At Colby: Phil is majoring in Economics, with a minor in Italian Studies...member of the Colby Christian Fellowship... Associate Product Manager at Microsoft. Before Colby: Played football, skied (alpine), and ran track at Deerfield Academy...captained his ski and track teams...received Deerfield's Coach's Award for the ski team in 2009.