Three letters ... Member of 2010 Fall Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2012 All-BIG EAST First Team ... 2012 Syracuse co-captain ... Against Pittsburgh, returned to the lineup after missing the first four games of the season with an upper body injury ... Started all nine games he played ... Blocked for 1,000-yard rusher Jerome Smith ... A leader on the Orange offense that set school records for total offense (6,188 yards), total offense per game (476.0), most plays (1,028), passing yards (3,757), completions (295), passing yards per game (289.0) and touchdown passes (26).
All-BIG EAST First Team selection ... One of 11 players to started all 12 games ... Blocked for 1,000-yard rusher Antwon Bailey.
All-BIG EAST Second Team selection ... Started all 13 games ... Blocked for 1,000-yard rusher Delone Carter ... The offensive line helped the Orange convert on 34-of-40 (.850) chances in the red zone, which tied for second in the BIG EAST.
Did not play in any games.
Selected to play for Pennsylvania in the 2009 Big 33 All-Star Classic ... Earned the Maxwell Award, which is presented to the Top 50 high school scholar-athletes in the tri-state area (Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware), recognizing athletics, academics and community service ... Named to the 2008 Pennsylvania Football News All-State Second Team for defense ... Earned all-area and All-Suburban One League First Team honors as a junior and senior and named second-team all-area as a defensive lineman as a senior ... Named 2008 team MVP and defensive player of the year as a team captain ... As a sophomore, earned second-team all-area honors as an offensive tackle ... Involved in Special Olympics and volunteers for Athletes Helping Athletes ... High School Coach: Vince Bedesem.
2012: Missed the first four games of the season with a left shoulder injury.
Justin David Pugh ... Born in August 1990 ... Son of Frank and Carolyn Gavaghan ... Has two brothers and one sister ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Majoring in finance in the Martin J. Whitman School of Management.