Selected one of four team captains upon heading into 2017 season … Three-year letterwinner as a defensive tackle … Over three-year career, totaled 52 tackles in three years … Also has nine tackles for loss and one sack in his 29-game career.
Named a Second Team All-Ivy League selection as a junior defensive tackle … Presented with the John J. Cirgliano Ironman Award given to the one player who overcomes adversity to become a strong contributor to the team on the field … Started all 10 games at defensive tackle … Ranked sixth on the team in tackles with 38 (17 solo), 7.0 tackles for loss for 22 yards, registered one sack and two quarterback hurries … Ranked 15th in the Ivy League and fourth on team in tackles for loss (7.0) … Made four tackles vs. Cornell (Nov. 12) … Made three tackles at Harvard (Nov. 5) … Made a career-high seven tackles, including six solo with 2.0 tackles for loss vs. Yale (Oct. 28) … Finished with three tackles vs. Dartmouth (Oct. 22) … Totaled six tackles (three solo) and 1.0 tackle for loss at Penn (Oct. 15) … Registered five tackles, including two tackles for loss and1.0 sack at Wagner (Oct. 8) … Finished with three tackles vs. Princeton (Oct. 1) … Totaled five tackles and one tackle for loss in season opener vs. Saint Francis U (Sept. 17).
Played in all 10 games on the defensive line as a sophomore … Finished season with seven tackles … Forced a fumble on a 12-yard sack at Dartmouth (Oct. 24) … Registered three tackles, one for loss in win over Wagner (Oct. 10).
Played in nine games as a freshman … Recorded seven tackles and one tackle for loss.
A 2014 graduate of Apple Valley High School in Apple Valley, Minn., where he played two years of varsity football for head coach Chad Clendening … All-Conference honorable mention selection … Named Defensive Most Valuable Player of the Minnesota Football Coaches Association All-Star Football Game after making four tackles … Academic All-State selection … Two-time Academic All-Section honoree … Involved in the National Achievement Scholarship Program semifinalist … Totaled 57 tackles with six sacks and nine tackles for loss as a senior … Led the Eagles to two sectional football championships and two state playoff berths … The Eagles finished 6-6 during his senior year … Led Eagles to 8-3 overall record and state playoff berth as a junior … Two-sport athlete … Accumulated a 37-3 wrestling record as a senior … Qualified as an individual for the state championships in wrestling at the 285-pound spot … Helped lead wrestling program to two Class 3A state titles, the program's eighth and ninth consecutive championships … Honor Roll student.
Born Lord Joshua Hyeamang on December 31, 1996 … Son of Kwame and Gerogina Hyeamang … Has a brother Prince, who competes in wrestling at American … Did not start playing football until the eighth grade and did not wrestle until the ninth grade … Played the tuba … Chose Columbia over offers from South Dakota State and Penn … Enrolled at Columbia College … Pre-med, but majors in Psychology.