UAlbany Football BIO
Nate Hatalsky
Player Profile:
Nate Hatalsky 1445537
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 225
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Mechanicville, N.Y.
High School: Mechanicville

2017: All-CAA Football Second Team. ... Starting middle linebacker led the CAA with 122 tackles (53 solo), which also tied for 12th most in UAlbany's program history. ... Set UAlbany's Division I single-game record with 21 tackles (six solo) against Rhode Island (Oct. 28). ... Also ranks second on UAlbany's Division I single-game list with 19 tackles (five solo) at Delaware (Nov. 11). ... Had three other games with 10-plus tackles: at Old Dominion on Sept. 2 (12 total, three solo), vs. Monmouth on Sept. 16 (15 total, eight solo) and vs. Elon on Sept. 30 (14 total, six solo). ... Also finished the season with 8.5 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, two fumbles recovered and two sacks.

2016: CAA Academic All-Conference Team... Made nine appearances at linebacker, finishing with 13 total tackles... Season-high four tackles, including two solo, in home win over Holy Cross (9/17).

2015: CAA All-Academic Team … Played in nine games … Totaled 16 tackles, including seven solo … Logged a season-high eight tackles (two solo) vs. Villanova (Oct. 17) … Brought down three each vs. New Hampshire (Nov. 14) and Stony Brook (Nov. 21).

2014: Played in five games … Totaled three tackles, logging one each vs. Holy Cross (Aug. 30), Colgate (Oct. 25), and Villanova (Nov. 15).

2013: Redshirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four football and three basketball letters … Totaled 323 tackles, five interceptions, three safeties, nine forced fumbles, and seven recoveries in his career … Small School Defensive Player of the Year … NYSSWA All-State First Team … Saratogian Athlete of the Year … Daily Gazette All-Area Second Team … Class C Defensive MVP … Senior All-Star Game participant … Section II Scholar-Athlete … Two-year football team captain … Recorded 138 tackles, including 74 solo, forced four fumbles and one safety, recovered three fumbles, and logged an interception in his final season … Also was a standout basketball player, helping the Red Raiders to a Section II and Regional title … Earned Daily Gazette All-Area honorable mention honors and Times Union third-team recognition … Averaged 12.1 points and 11.6 rebounds per game as a senior.

PERSONAL: Son of Tammy and Christopher Hatalsky … Has one brother, Christopher … Plans to major in criminal justice.

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