With Upperclassmen-Dominated Roster, Sophomore Dalton Banks to Start at Quarterback

For the first time in several years, the Cornell football team is a veteran group. Its starting lineup is composed of mainly experienced juniors and seniors, including an extremely valuable quartet of senior captains.

Despite the mature, talented upperclassmen and the options of Robert Somborn and Jake Jatis, head coach David Archer ’05 and his staff have decided to start a sophomore at arguably the most important position on the field: quarterback.