77 Faris El-Ali
77 Faris El-Ali
Height: 6-4
Weight: 280
Year: So.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Ardrey Kell
Position: OL
Major: Sports Medicine

2011

  • consistently graded out among the Quakers’ top offensive linemen and received Third Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) recognition
  • started Guilford’s first five games at center before missing the next three due to injury
  • returned to the lineup for the season’s final two contests, starting once at guard
  • Guilford had the ODAC’s fourth-best passing offense (234.5 yards per game) and the loop’s fifth-best rushing offense (103.8 yards per game)
  • the Quakers allowed 1.40 sacks per outing, which ranked fifth in the league

2010

  • Guilford's opening-day starter at right tackle
  • missed four games due to an injury
  • returned to the lineup in week six and started in Guilford's last two games
  • contributed to Guilford's 242.4 passing yards per game, the ODAC's second-best mark

Personal

  • named to the 2010-11 Academic All-ODAC team
  • four-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • three-year letter winner at Ardrey Kell High School under coach Marty Woolbright
  • earned All-Southwestern 4A Conference honors
  • named the team's best offensive lineman
  • named a team captain and scholar-athlete
  • led the Knights to their first playoff berth and win in school history
  • son of Hanan and Ali El-Ali
  • dean's list student