28 - Mordecai Cargill
Mordecai Cargill
Height: 6-0
Weight: 207
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cleveland, OH
High School: Glenville
Position: TB
Major: African American studies
Residential College: Branford

Notes: Played 34 games with 375 carries and 1,630 yards... Five rushing TDs and three by receiving.

2012: Played in nine games and was second on team with 574 yards on 127 attempts... Had 4.5 average... Caught seven passes for 54 yards... Ran 14 times for 98 yards vs. Lafayette... Earned spring practice RB award before season... Earned Yale's Jim Keppel Award.

2011: Second on team with 118 rushing attempts and 530 yards... Had 4.6 average with five TDs... Career-best 42 carries for 230 yards and two scores in win at Columbia during snow storm... 230 yards were fourth best total at Yale... Caught 15 passes for 171 yards and two scores... Had 701 all-purpose yards.

2010: Limited to five games due to injury... Had 4.9 average with 290 yards on 59 attempts... Longest run was 29 yards... Best day was 18 carries for 126 yards in win at Dartmouth... Ran 16 times for 89 yards at Cornell... Caught seven passes for 66 yards... Best receiving day was four catches for 22 yards in win against Georgetown.

2009: Had three starts... Led team with 73 carries and was second with 236 yards... Caught four passes for 75 yards and one score... Charles Loftus Award as Yale rookie of the year. 

At Glenville High School: Three-year football letterman... All-Senate League RB... All-district... Ohio High School Top 100...  East-West All-Star selection... Played on city and district champion.

Personal: Ethan Mordecai Cargill is the son of Newton and Tina Cargill...Branford College resident.