Highly useful reserve linebacker that also starred on special teams coverages who, not surprisingly, earned the team’s Special Teams Award ... nine of his 25 tackles and one of his two fumble recoveries came on kickoff returns ... at Georgetown in the season opener, collected five tackles (two on kickoffs) while leading the way on a nine-yard sack on third down to force a punt in the middle of the third quarter during the 31-10 victory ... posted three tackles in a 49-7 win over Sacred Heart, one on an assisted sack to force a punt, another for a one-yard loss on a run, plus pounced on a fumble during a kickoff return to set up Dartmouth’s second score ... recorded a half-sack on a fourth-down play during the 35-3 homecoming victory over Yale ... helped out on one of the five tackles during the goal-line stand that kept Harvard out of the end zone at the one in the fourth quarter ... one of his two stops versus Cornell was a five-yard sack to force a punt in the 21-3 triumph ... collected a career-high six tackles — three on third down shy of the marker — and recovered a fumble that set up a touchdown drive as the Big Green beat Brown, 34-18 ...
Played in each of the 10 games ... five of his 18 tackles came on kickoff coverages, including his first varsity tackle in the season opener against Central Connecticut ... made three solo stops at fourth-ranked New Hampshire ... collected a career-high five tackles in a 42-7 victory at Cornell, including helping out on a stop behind the line of scrimmage ... brought down three Bears the following week as well.
Contributed in seven of the varsity games ... played primarily on special teams.
Active defender on the junior varsity squad nicknamed "The Gardner" for raking opponents over the field ... best jayvee game came against Williams in which he brought down eight Ephs and picked off a pass that he returned 55 yards.
First-team all-area and first-team all-conference as a senior ... rung up 78 tackles with five interceptions and 10 pass breakups last fall ... stepped in at quarterback in goal line situations ... also saw time at wide receiver ... chose Dartmouth over Ivy League rivals Penn, Yale and Columbia ... a talented lacrosse player who led Lyons Township to a 23-1 conference record and three titles over his three-year varsity career ... had considered playing lacrosse on the college level.
Majoring in economics ... full name is William M. Konstant ... born on June 28, 1994 ... son of Michael and Mary Konstant has one brother and one sister ... interested in radio ... has hiked in the Great Smokey Mountains ... enjoys music and concerts.
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