Ade Aruna


La Porte, Ind.

High School:
La Lumiere

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 247

Defensive End




Ade Aruna


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2013: Did not play as a true freshman and redshirted the the field, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.

High School: One-year letterman at La Lumiere for coach Art Walker...rated a three-star recruit by while garnering two-star status by and an 85 rating and is listed as the No. 48 strong-side defensive end in the nation and the No. 12 prospect in the state by listed as the No. 183 defensive end in the country by lead the Lakers to their first winning season in over a decade with a 5-4 record in his lone prep season on the a senior, tallied 83 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, eight sacks, three fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and a pass break-up on defense while catching two passes for 35 yards and a score on offense and kicking off six times for 163 yards and a pair of touchbacks on special teams...scored 15 points in 2012 with touchdowns via reception and fumble return, and a trio of PATs...played two seasons of basketball at Central Park Christian School in Birmingham, Ala., before transferring to La Lumiere for the 2012-13 academic year.

Personal: Born Adetarami Babatunde Aruna on April 27, 1994, in Nigeria, Africa...son of Akinyemi Paul and Rhoda Ayanfe Aruna...majoring in business.


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