William Bellamy

William Bellamy

William Bellamy

Union College – Senior

Football & Baseball

Lafayette, LA

 

 

Athletic Achievements, Honors and Awards

Union College Football:

2021:

  • Ranked 9th nationally
  • 26-3 as the starting Quarterback (QB)
  • Team captain
  • 3rd year starter, second all-time in passing yards and TDs

2020:

  • Season cancelled
  • Team captain

2019:

  • Ranked 12th nationally (out of 250 schools)
  • William A. Pike ’60 Award (best athlete in JR class)
  • D3football.com All-East Region Second Team
  • All-Liberty League Second Team
  • All East Region QB ‘19 (1st Union QB to receive this honor)

2018:

  • Harold R. Moore Sophomore Athletic Prize
  • All-Liberty League First Team
  • ECAC D-III North Offensive Player of the Month (9/18)
  • Liberty League Offensive Player of the Week (9/4/18, 9/24/18)

Union Baseball:

  • 2-year starter, LF
  • D3baseball.com National Team of the Week (4/6/21)
  • Played 42 games

The Loomis Chaffee School:

  • Graduated 2017

St. Thomas More (LA):

  • Graduated 2016

Football

  • All-state senior year and led the team to its first state championship appearance
  • 3-year starter and second all-time in passing yards and TDs

Baseball

  • 3-year starter in baseball, OF
  • 2 Louisiana state championships
  • All-District and All-Academic honors
  • Sophomore year team was 2nd in the nation and had 4 Major League Baseball draft picks

Family:

  • Dad (Jon) was drafted out of high school in the 29th round by the Minnesota Twins, drafted out of Lassen College in the 27th round San Diego Padres
  • Uncle (Darren) played Wide Receiver (WR) for the Louisiana Ragin Cajuns with Jake Delhomme at QB
  • Uncle (Lance Strother) played WR for Arkansas Tech and arena football
  • Grandfather played QB at Northwestern State University
  • Four siblings; Sister Sara Catherine is an actress/singer in Los Angeles and 3 younger sisters

Fun Fact: likes to play the acoustic guitar