LAURENZI'S WSU CAREER
RS-JUNIOR (2011): Earned a varsity letter after starting all 12 games...made a career-high 25 tackles, 17 solo including 6.5 tackles for loss...blocked a field goal attempt at California...made three tackles, two solo including a tackle for loss at Colorado...recorded three tackles, all solo to pick up Cougar Defensive Player of the Week honors at UCLA...elected a team captain, made a season-high four tackles, three solo and a tackle for loss against No. 7 Stanford...made four tackles against Oregon State...had three tackles, all solo including two for loss in the win over Arizona State...made three tackles against Utah. RS-SOPHOMORE (2010): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in all 12 games...started four of the last five games...recorded 18 total tackles, 11 solo...registered two pass breakups ...made three tackles against Arizona and at Stanford...named Cougar Defensive Player of the Game and earned "Big Play" award after making three tackles, all solo, and blocking a field goal attempt against California...made two tackles and earned "Big Hit" award in win at Oregon State...recorded three tackles against Washington. RS-FRESHMAN (2009): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in each of WSU's 12 games...started five games...one of 14 Cougar freshman to start a game...first-career start came against Arizona State in place of an injured Bernard Wolfgramm...also started against California, and then returned to the starting line-up for WSU's final three games...registered 10 tackles on the season (nine solo), including three tackles-for-loss and two sacks...also had one quarterback hurry and a pass break-up...blocked a kick against Arizona State...season-high three tackles against both the Sun Devils and Oregon State. FRESHMAN (2008): Redshirt season.
LAURENZI'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Registered 40 sacks and more than 170 tackles during high school career...named Orange County Register Defensive Player of the Year following his SENIOR campaign...registered 91 tackles and a school-record 23 sacks...sacks were also a season-high for California...team captured Century League and CIF Southwest Conference titles...named lineman of the year in the Century League and the player of the year in the Southwest Division...garnered first-team All-CIF and first-team all-league honors...CALHISPORTS.COM All-State Second Team on defense...initially set the school's sack record as a JUNIOR with 15 as squad posted 13-1 record...named first-team All-CIF and first-team all-league...led squad to consecutive CIF-SS division titles...played first base and pitcher as member of varsity baseball team...as a SOPHOMORE team posted 9-1 record en route to Century League title.
Anthony Laurenzi...parents Tony and Linda...has one younger sister, Michelle...father played baseball at Long Beach State and professionally in Oakland A's organization...pursuing a degree in criminal justice at WSU.