Eight student-athletes were named to the president's list after earning a perfect 4.0 GPA for fall 2012.
Czuprynski has started the last 26 games.
2011: Played in every game drawing 12 starts...has started the last 24 games at left guard...served as a game captain at FIU.
2010: Moved from the defensive side to the offensive side in the spring...was the only Owl lineman to start every game in 2010...anchored the young line that fluctuated in 2010 with injuries.
2009: Played in 11 games and drew several starts...appeared to have won the starting job during preseason but was slowed with an ankle injury...returned to have an impact and worked in a rotation making the line stronger...recorded 11 tackles on the year...recorded his first tackle for a loss, a loss of two yards, against North Texas...his second an assisted sack was versus Western Kentucky...forced a fumble versus ULM and broke up a pass against WKU.
Motor City Bowl: Traveled with the team.
2008: Used the year as a redshirt season.
High School: Played for John Peacock at Venice High School, where FAU Defensive Tackle Coach Eli Rasheed served as a head coach...recorded 76 tackles, 39 solo, including 6.5 sacks...helped to lead the squad to a 7-4 record and a District 11 title...three-sport athlete (football, weight lifting and track...finished first in the county in shot put and second in weightlifting.).
Personal: Criminal justice major...Josh Tison is his guardian...born in Sarasota, FL.