D.J. Romero
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D.J. Romero

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Crete, Ill.

High School:
Mount Carmel

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205

Position:
LB

Experience:
RS

02/06/2013

Redbirds Sign 16 Players on National Signing Day 2013

With three mid-year transfer signings, ISU has added 19 players to the 2013 roster.

2013: Redshirted.

Mount Carmel HS: Three-year starter for head coach Frank Lenti ... helped lead Mount Carmel (13-1) to its 11th state title and its first since 2002 ... played in seven games as a senior, recording 66 total tackles ... played in 14 games as a junior and recorded 90 total tackles ... saw action in 12 games as a sophomore and finished the season with 45 tackles.

Personal: Born May 15, 1994 in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Deborah and Nestor Romero ... has two sisters, Janell and Sarah ... plans to major in kinesiology.