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Edward Tandy
Player Profile:
Edward Tandy 1553039
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 225
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tustin, CA
High School: Tustin HS
Experience: SQ

Twitter: @calfootball
Instagram: tandy_god | cal_football

Career Stats
Game Logs: 2014 | 2013

Tandy played in nine games off the bench and recorded eight tackles and one pass breakup during his two seasons with the Cal football program before leaving the team during 2015 spring practices. Tandy played on the Cal rugby team in 2015 and is not expected to use his final two seasons of collegiate football eligibility at Cal.
 
Cal Career (2013-14)
► Played in nine games off the bench and recorded eight tackles and one pass breakup during his two seasons with the program
► Participated in a career-high six games off the bench as a 2014 sophomore and recorded all of his career stats other than participation with eight tackles and one pass breakup
► Picked up a career-high six tackles and his lone career pass breakup as a 2014 sophomore vs. Sacramento State
 
Sophomore (2014)
► Played in six games off the bench and recorded eight tackles and one pass breakup
► Picked up a career-high six tackles and his lone career pass breakup vs. Sacramento State as well as one stop each against UCLA and Oregon
► Had four tackles and 1.0 tackle for loss (-3 yards) in the spring game
 
Freshman (2013)
► Played in three consecutive games off the bench vs. Ohio State, at Oregon and vs. Washington State without recording any stats other than participation

Cal Rugby
► A member of the Cal rugby team as a 2014 freshman and 2015 sophomore to continue a long tradition of two-sport student-athletes who have played on the rugby pitch and gridiron for the Bears
► Played back row in 15s as a starter and replacement until a hiatus for spring football practices
 
Tustin HS (Class of 2013)
► A versatile player who saw action at linebacker, safety, running back, fullback, special teams and as a long snapper while contributing to a program that won two Southern Section Southwest Division titles and three Empire League Crowns (one co-title) while posting a 35-6 overall record and 17-1 league mark during his three varsity seasons
► Earned second-team All-State (Cal-Hi Sports), first-team All-County (Orange County Register), Empire League MVP and first-team All-Empire League selections as a 2012 senior
► Ranked No. 7 according to 247Sports from a list of top overall performers at the 2012 B2G Elite Camp and No. 8 according to Rivals among the top defensive performers at the event
► Went into his senior season ranked No. 7 on a Southern California Linebackers Watch List after a 2011 junior campaign in which he tied for first in the Empire League with three interceptions that he returned 95 yards, was third in the conference with 73 tackles, and added 1.0 tackle for loss, 2.0 sacks, two forced fumbles and one quarterback hurry
► Posted a career-high 14 tackles and his lone tackle for loss in a game during his junior season against Aliso Niguel
► Fifth in the Empire League in rushing as a junior with 438 yards and six touchdowns on 78 carries, while adding three receptions for 41 yards receiving
► Top offensive game during his junior campaign came against Kennedy with a 104-yard rushing effort and three touchdowns on the ground on 17 carries (all season highs)
► Third in the Empire League in rushing during his 2010 sophomore season with 112 rushes for 703 yards and seven TDs
► Also played rugby and was a USA Rugby 7s High School All-American

Recruiting Notes (Class of 2013)
► A three-star recruit according to 247Sports Composite, 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout
► Ranked as high as the nation’s No. 52 outside linebacker by 247Sports, while other rankings at the position came in from 247Sports Composite (No. 61), Scout (No. 83) and ESPN (No. 89)
► Listed by 247Sports Composite as the No. 750 overall player in the nation
► Earned an ESPN ranking of No. 147 among all players in his region
► Among the top overall players in the state of California according to 247Sports (No. 62), 247Sports Composite (No. 81) and ESPN (No. 106)

Other
► Full name is Edward Stephen Tandy Jr.
► Born February 23, 1994
► Parents are the late Edward Tandy Sr. and Mishayla Mosby
► First person from his family to attend college
► Major is Native American studies

Tandy's Career Game Highs
Tackles: 6 (vs. Sacramento State, 2014)
Pass Breakups: 1 (vs. Sacramento State, 2014)

Last Updated
June 8, 2015

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