#57

Marcus Parenteau

Weight:

290 lbs

Height:

6' 5"

Position:

Guard

College:

Boston College

Birthdate:

Apr 12th, 1980

Career Years:

7

Team:

Alumni

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Highlights

2011

Started 18 regular season games for the ‘Riders.

2010

Marc dress for all 18 regular season games, both playoff games and the Grey Cup. He started in 11 of the 18 games as guard.

2009

Started all 18 regular season games, the West Final and the Grey Cup game at right guard.

2008

Dressed in 15 regular season games and West Semi-Final…started five games at guard.

2007

Dressed in all 18 regular season games…started two games at left guard…also dressed in both playoff games and Grey Cup game…made Rider debut in week 1.

2005

Bomber fans and coaches caught only a brief glimpse of Parenteau's potential in '05. He dressed for the team's season finale against the Calgary Stampeders and got the start as a result of injuries to a couple of Bomber regulars.

2003

Parenteau was a fifth round (36th overall) pick of the Ottawa Renegades in the 2003 Canadian College Draft but did not dress for the team.

College

Parenteau was Mr. Versatility at Boston College. He started at four different positions on the offensive line for the Eagles. Parenteau was a named to the 2002 All-Big East first all-star team and was a key part of the Eagle offensive line. He started every game at right tackle that season. He started all 12 of the Eagles games in 2001. He was part of an offensive line that paved the way for 4,361 yards of total offence that season.

Personal

Born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Marc moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the age of 12 where he finished his schooling…He attended Boston College where he graduated with a bachelors degree in business administration and finance…works as a Realtor for Exit Realty Fusion year-round in Regina and surrounding cities...he is involved in various school programs where he speaks to young students about the importance of staying in school, recylcing, literacy and bullying prevention...he also represents the team at many different functions and fundraisers...his fiancee Leslie and him have made Regina their year-round home since 2007.