2005 (SENIOR): Has played in five games (Purdue, BYU, Tennessee, Navy and Syracuse) this season as a reserve offensive tackle ... saw 3:57 of action in the 49-28 victory at Purdue ... played 4:58 in the 49-23 win over BYU ... also played against Tennessee ... played 0:37 in the win over Navy ... saw 2:57 of action at guard against Syracuse ... has logged 12:40 of playing time this season. 2004 (JUNIOR): Did not see action as a reserve offensive lineman in 2004.

2003 (SOPHOMORE): Played in one game on the offensive line in 2003 ... played 2:26 in the victory over Stanford, the first game action of his Irish career.

2002 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action in 2002.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: St. Bonaventure High School in Ventura, Calif. ... named the 2001 Offensive Lineman of the Year for Ventura County Football Coaches Association Small School team ... named to California Small School all-state squad in 2000 and 2001 ... named to the Ventura County Star all-county team and all-California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section team ... honorable mention pick on Las Vegas Sun Super 11 team ... named to the Long Beach Press-Telegram "Best in the West" team ... earned three letters in football at tackle ... three -year starter who helped his team compile a three-year record of 42-0 and win back-to-back-to-back CIF Southern Section Division XI titles, including a 14-0 record as a senior in 2001 ... helped St. Bonaventure post a 56-16 win over Cerritos Valley Christian in the 2001 championship game ... ranked as the top blocker for record-setting St. Bonaventure running back and current Florida State player Lorenzo Booker ... captain of his team as a senior ... a three-time all-conference selection ... played in the U.S. Army All-America Bowl in San Antonio and was chosen for the Ventura County East-West game ... attended Notre Dame's summer football camp ... also played center in basketball ... full name is James Dominic Bonelli ... born May 6, 1984, in West Hills, Calif. ... youngest of three children ... his brother, Michael, plays defensive end at Idaho ... enrolled in College of Arts and Letters with a major in sociology and computer applications.

James Bonelli
James  Bonelli


Camarillo, CA

High School:
St. Bonaventure

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 280

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