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#88 Philip Galligan
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 186
Year: Senior
Hometown: Moraga, Calif.
High School: Campolindo

Has most catches among returnees listed at wide receiver this fall, also is Green's leader on kickoff-punt returns ... ernters season ranked sixth in career return yards with 1,150 yards (1,081 yards on kickoffs) ... deceptive speed ... coming off a big Green-White spring game with six catches for 125 yards and one touchdown.

2007: Caught 25 passes for 258 yards and touchdowns against New Hampshire, Columbia and Princeton ... posted seven catches for 98 yards against Brown ... had four receptions against UNH and four against Holy Cross ... also served as Dartmouth's top punt returner with 11 of the team's 12 returns and a long of 13.

2006: Second-leading returning wide receiver with 16 catches for 174 yards and a 10.9 average gain ... had one TD catch (an 18-yarder at Penn) ... season-high four catches for 61 yards at Cornell ... averaged 19.7 yards per kickoff return.

2005: Led the jayvee team with 17 catches for 280 yards and one touchdown ... the outstanding offensive player in the spring Green-White game when he pulled in six catches for 83 yards and one touchdown.

High School: Three-year letterwinner, led team to Diablo Football Athletic League title as a senior with a 9-0 record ... had 78 catches for 1,772 yards and 22 TDs this year ... the wide receiver/defensive back also served as captain ... during senior year,
was named to the first teams for All-DFAL, All-Bay Area, all-state (medium size schools) and All-Tri-Valley ... member of the "Cream of the Crop," as selected by the Contra Costa Times ... honorable mention for all-league as a junior ... also played volleyball for two years.

Personal: History major ... born May 30, 1987 ... worked for Mercer Consulting in California during winter of 2007-08 and again this past summer ... studied in New Zealand during winter of 2006-07.


Favorite Movie: Good Will Hunting
Favorite Book: The Things They Carried
Favorite Musical Act: Dashboard Confessional
Favorite Hobby: Jigsaw puzzles
Favorite Vacation Spot: Bethany Beach, Del.
Favorite Quote: "Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks." -- Joe Paterno


Galligan's Receiving and Return Statistics
YearGRecYdsAvgTDLongYPG
KRYdsAvgTDLong
PRYdsAvgTDLong
2006101617410.912017.4
2141319.7038
12332.8019
2007102525810.332825.8
3266820.9036
11363.3013
 200810 33
421
12.8
1
41
46.8
 169
591
65.7
 024
  3 1 .3 0 2
Totals307485311.354130
222167235.4038
26702.1019
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