Tony Hill
Tony Hill
Position: Football and Baseball
TONY HILL '86 was a two-sport star for the Rams from 1982-86. The Lynn, Mass. native was an All-New England selection in football and baseball for three consecutive years. On the gridiron, he was twice selected to The Sporting News' preseason all-american squad and ranks second on URI's all-time interception list, with 15. His 94-yard return for a touchdown off an interception against Northeastern on Oct. 8, 1983 ranks as the program's second-longest in history. On the baseball diamond, he had nine home runs while slugging .667 in 1985. He finished his URI baseball career with a .368 batting average and 21 homers - both rank him second in the team's record book. He earned his degree in consumer affairs in 1986.