In 2008, the Cleveland native was a co-captain on special teams, an honor bestowed on UNC's top special teams players based on a point system. Merletti had 11 tackles last year and recovered two fumbles, including a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown vs. Connecticut.
Merletti Out for Season
One of Carolina's top special teams players, Merletti was competing for playing time at safety this fall.
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