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2019 Western Carolina Catamount Football Team - Preseason Team Photo
2019 Western Carolina Catamount Football Team - Preseason Team Photo

WCU Football - 2019 Roster

WCU Football - 2019 Players

Nate Mullen

5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RSr.
Hometown: Harrisburg, N.C. (Charlotte) (Hickory Ridge HS)

Jamaud Geter

5'9"  210 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shelby, N.C. (Crest HS)

D.J. Thorpe

6'3"  195 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Nashville, Tenn. (Cane Ridge HS)

Kenny Benton

5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Columbia, S.C. (Blythewood HS)

A.J. Rogers

6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Duncan, S.C. (Byrnes HS)

Connell Young

6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C. (Dudley HS)

Jabril Muhammad

5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla. (Clearwater Academy International)

Daquan Patten

5'6"  185 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Columbia, S.C. (Blythewood HS)

Graham Brinker

5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, N.C. (Jacksonville HS)

Charles Gadie

5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Douglasville, Ga. (Douglas County HS)

Syheam McQueen

6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Laurinburg, N.C. (Scotland County HS)

Devlin Olawumi, Jr.

6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga. (Westlake HS)

Keshaun Abel

6'4"  185 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C (Mallard Creek HS)

John Brannon, III

6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C (South Mecklenburg HS)

Malik Richardson

6'4"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sumter, S.C. (Lakewood HS)

Angel Rivera

6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C. (Mallard Creek HS)

Larry Williams

5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Graham, N.C. (Southern Alamance HS)

Jaylin Young

6'0"  165 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla. (Miami Central HS)

Tyrie Adams

6'2"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: RSr.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla (Dixie M. Hollins HS)

D.J. Atkins

5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Hogansville, Ga. (Callaway HS)

Ronald Kent, Jr.

5'10"  165 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Harrisburg, Pa. (Harrisburg HS)

Mahari Stribling

6'3"  180 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Loganville, Ga. (Grayson HS)

Quintin Thames

5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Grayson, Ga. (Grayson HS)

Will Jones

6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C (Page HS)

Mason Burchette

5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Thomasville, N.C. (East Davidson HS)

Bubba Williamson

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Kershaw, S.C. (North Central HS)

Reggie Jones

5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Sharpsburg, Ga (East Coweta HS)

Tucker Woolum

5'10"  160 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Pineville, Ky. (Pineville HS)

Jaylon McMillon

6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Clemmons, N.C. (West Forsyth HS)

Devarius Cortner

6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Nashville, Tenn (East Nashville Magnet HS)

Tristan Sens

6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Holly Springs, N.C. (Holly Springs HS)

Anthony Badgett

5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C. (Southeast Guilford HS)

Donnavan Spencer

5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C. (Vance HS)

Haki Bradley

5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C. (Catawba College) (Heritage HS)

JerMichael White

6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RSr.
Hometown: Johnson City, Tenn. (Science Hill HS)

Justin Matthews

6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gibsonville, N.C. (Eastern Guilford HS)

Dejon DeCruz

6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Durham, N.C. (Riverside HS)

Brandon Bawn

6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Macon, Ga. (Georgia Military College) (Rutland HS)

Trevor Childers

6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincolnton, N.C (East Lincoln HS)

Jaheim Mullen

6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gastonia, N.C. (Hunter Huss HS)

Jayden Pauling

6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C. (Louisburg College) (Millbrook HS)

Michael Murphy

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C. (Spartanburg HS)

Jalin Virgo

6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: High Point, N.C. (Southwest Guilford HS)

Curtis Roach

6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Cumming, Ga (South Forsyth HS)

Ezekiel Jennette

5'11"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Durham, N.C. (N.C. State) (Southern Durham HS)

Dorian Davis

6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shelby, N.C. (Shelby HS)

Ty Harris

6'1"  245 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dacula, Ga. (Dacula HS)

Jarquavius Wortham

6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: LaGrange, Ga. (Georgia Military College) (Callaway HS)

Julian Pletz

5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Kicker
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Liberty Township, Ohio (Edgewood HS)

Micah Nelson

6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Murphy, N.C. (Murphy HS)

Cinsere Allison

6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Kannapolis, N.C. (A.L. Brown HS)

Jontavious Shotwell

5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Hoschton, Ga. (Mill Creek HS)

Luke Hoggard

6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Tight End/Running...
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Edenton, N.C. (North Carolina) (John A. Holmes HS)

Charles McDonough

6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Long Snapper
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Kernersville, N.C. (East Forsyth HS)

Caleb Ferguson

5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Waynesville, N.C (Tuscola HS)

Austin Phillips

6'1"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Banner Elk, N.C. (Avery County HS)

Joel Poinsette

6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Kicker
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Greenville, S.C. (St. Joseph's Catholic HS)

Chester Geffrard

6'4"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ocoee, Fla. (Ocoee HS)

Jess Smith

5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Seneca, S.C. (Seneca HS)

Jacob Enns

6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Kicker/Punter
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla. (Samford) (Cambridge Christian Academy)

Alex McConnell

6'4"  275 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Boone, N.C. (Watagua HS)

Matthew Bair

6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Anderson, S.C. (T.L. Hanna HS)

Grady Thomas

6'5"  305 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Spartanburg, S.C. (Spartanburg HS)

Jacob Depouli

6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Southern Pines, N.C. (Pinecrest HS)

Alan Harris

6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga. (Mt. Vernon Presbyterian)

Darrius Smith

5'11"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Robersonville, N.C. (South Creek HS)

John Esposito

5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: RJr.
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y. (Buffalo State) (St. Joseph by the Sea)

Joaquin Layno

5'10"  275 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Cherokee, N.C. (Cherokee HS)

Dawson Johnson

6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Taylorsville, N.C. (Alexander Central HS)

Michael Harper

6'4"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Wilkesboro, N.C. (Fork Union Military Academy)

Isaiah Helms

6'3"  325 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lenoir, N.C. (West Caldwell HS)

Jibril Dandy

6'2"  330 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Gr.
Hometown: Wilmington, N.C. (Tuskegee) (John T. Hoggard HS)

Torrion Stevenson

6'1"  305 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Branchville, S.C. (Branchville HS)

Dillon Luther

6'3"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Asheville,N.C. (Erwin HS)

Trent Jones

6'3"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, N.C. (Jacksonville HS)

Blake Whitmore

6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C. (Millbrook HS)

Nick Campbell

6'1"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RSo.
Hometown: Braselton, Ga. (Mill Creek HS)

Tyler Smith

6'8"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Laurinburg, N.C. (Scotland County HS)

Zach Hayes

6'3"  325 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Jonesboro, Ga. (Jonesboro HS)

Jacob Combs

6'4"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: North Wilkesboro, N.C. (North Wilkes HS)

Terran Brown

6'0"  285 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Canton, N.C. (Pisgah HS)

Garrett Bowman

6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Arab, Ala. (Arab HS)

Bailey Byrum

6'7"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sweetwater, Tenn. (Sweetwater HS)

Kasimir Absolu

5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla. (Mandarin HS)

Kendall Alford

5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Marietta, Ga. (Walton HS)

Caleb Woodard

6'0"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bryson City, N.C. (Swain County HS)

Brandon Dickerson

5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Kicker/Punter
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fort Mill, S.C. (Indian Land HS)

Kevin Thompson

5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Long Snapper
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C. (Northwestern HS)

Owen Cosenke

6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Aldie, Va (John Champe HS)

Luke Britt

6'6"  220 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Calypso, N.C. (North Duplin HS)

Clayton Bardall

6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Cumming, Ga. (North Forsyth HS)

Dray Starr

5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RFr.
Hometown: McDonough, Ga. (Henry County HS)

Tyler Mitchell

5'7"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: RSr.
Hometown: Shelby, N.C. (Thomas Jefferson Academy)

Richard McCollum

5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Kicker
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Sanford, N.C. (Southern Lee HS)

Tre' Jolly

6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shelby, N.C. (Shelby HS)

Trevon Poole

6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio (Winton Woods HS)

Darrius Bell

6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gilbert, S.C. (Gilbert HS)

Roman Johnson

6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C. (Southern Guilford HS)

Aidan Alston

6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Southern Pines, N.C. (Pinecrest HS)

K.J. Milner

6'4"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: So.
Hometown: Hinesville, Ga. (Bradwell Institute)

Adam Henderson

6'4"  295 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: So.
Hometown: Greenville, S.C. (Berea HS)

Christian Harris

6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C. (Baylor (Chattanooga, Tenn.) School)

Ricky Palao

6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Defensive Line
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hoover, Ala. (Hoover HS)

Cameron Brown

6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla. (Florida State University School)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
2 Mullen Nate Nate Mullen

Nate Mullen

WR 5-9 185 8 RSr. Harrisburg, N.C. (Charlotte) (Hickory Ridge HS)
3 Geter Jamaud Jamaud Geter

Jamaud Geter

DB 5-9 210 1 Fr. Shelby, N.C. (Crest HS)
3 Thorpe D.J. D.J. Thorpe

D.J. Thorpe

WR 6-3 195 4 RSo. Nashville, Tenn. (Cane Ridge HS)
4 Benton Kenny Kenny Benton

Kenny Benton

WR 5-9 180 5 Jr. Columbia, S.C. (Blythewood HS)
4 Rogers A.J. A.J. Rogers

A.J. Rogers

DB 6-0 180 3 So. Duncan, S.C. (Byrnes HS)
5 Young Connell Connell Young

Connell Young

RB 6-0 210 7 Sr. Greensboro, N.C. (Dudley HS)
6 Muhammad Jabril Jabril Muhammad

Jabril Muhammad

DB 5-11 170 1 Fr. St. Petersburg, Fla. (Clearwater Academy International)
6 Patten Daquan Daquan Patten

Daquan Patten

WR 5-6 185 6 RJr. Columbia, S.C. (Blythewood HS)
7 Brinker Graham Graham Brinker

Graham Brinker

RB 5-9 175 1 Fr. Jacksonville, N.C. (Jacksonville HS)
7 Gadie Charles Charles Gadie

Charles Gadie

DB 5-9 170 2 RFr. Douglasville, Ga. (Douglas County HS)
8 McQueen Syheam Syheam McQueen

Syheam McQueen

RB 6-0 205 1 Fr. Laurinburg, N.C. (Scotland County HS)
8 Olawumi Devlin Devlin Olawumi, Jr.

Devlin Olawumi, Jr.

LB 6-0 195 3 So. Atlanta, Ga. (Westlake HS)
9 Abel Keshaun Keshaun Abel

Keshaun Abel

WR 6-4 185 2 RFr. Charlotte, N.C (Mallard Creek HS)
9 Brannon John John Brannon, III

John Brannon, III

DB 6-2 195 7 Sr. Charlotte, N.C (South Mecklenburg HS)
10 Richardson Malik Malik Richardson

Malik Richardson

QB 6-4 200 1 Fr. Sumter, S.C. (Lakewood HS)
10 Rivera Angel Angel Rivera

Angel Rivera

LB 6-2 225 2 RFr. Charlotte, N.C. (Mallard Creek HS)
11 Williams Larry Larry Williams

Larry Williams

DB 5-10 180 1 Fr. Graham, N.C. (Southern Alamance HS)
11 Young Jaylin Jaylin Young

Jaylin Young

WR 6-0 165 1 Fr. Miami, Fla. (Miami Central HS)
12 Adams Tyrie Tyrie Adams

Tyrie Adams

QB 6-2 185 8 RSr. St. Petersburg, Fla (Dixie M. Hollins HS)
13 Atkins D.J. D.J. Atkins

D.J. Atkins

RB 5-9 160 2 RFr. Hogansville, Ga. (Callaway HS)
13 Kent Ronald Ronald Kent, Jr.

Ronald Kent, Jr.

DB 5-10 165 3 So. Harrisburg, Pa. (Harrisburg HS)
14 Stribling Mahari Mahari Stribling

Mahari Stribling

WR 6-3 180 2 RFr. Loganville, Ga. (Grayson HS)
14 Thames Quintin Quintin Thames

Quintin Thames

DB 5-11 175 4 RSo. Grayson, Ga. (Grayson HS)
15 Jones Will Will Jones

Will Jones

QB 6-4 220 4 RSo. Greensboro, N.C (Page HS)
16 Burchette Mason Mason Burchette

Mason Burchette

RB 5-11 200 2 RFr. Thomasville, N.C. (East Davidson HS)
16 Williamson Bubba Bubba Williamson

Bubba Williamson

QB 6-2 200 2 RFr. Kershaw, S.C. (North Central HS)
17 Jones Reggie Reggie Jones

Reggie Jones

DB 5-11 175 4 RSo. Sharpsburg, Ga (East Coweta HS)
17 Woolum Tucker Tucker Woolum

Tucker Woolum

WR 5-10 160 4 RSo. Pineville, Ky. (Pineville HS)
18 McMillon Jaylon Jaylon McMillon

Jaylon McMillon

DB 6-0 185 1 Fr. Clemmons, N.C. (West Forsyth HS)
19 Cortner Devarius Devarius Cortner

Devarius Cortner

DB 6-1 190 7 Sr. Nashville, Tenn (East Nashville Magnet HS)
19 Sens Tristan Tristan Sens

Tristan Sens

WR 6-1 180 1 Fr. Holly Springs, N.C. (Holly Springs HS)
20 Badgett Anthony Anthony Badgett

Anthony Badgett

DB 5-9 170 2 RFr. Greensboro, N.C. (Southeast Guilford HS)
20 Spencer Donnavan Donnavan Spencer

Donnavan Spencer

RB 5-10 190 6 RJr. Charlotte, N.C. (Vance HS)
21 Bradley Haki Haki Bradley

Haki Bradley

RB 5-10 210 6 RJr. Raleigh, N.C. (Catawba College) (Heritage HS)
22 White JerMichael JerMichael White

JerMichael White

DB 6-1 190 8 RSr. Johnson City, Tenn. (Science Hill HS)
24 Matthews Justin Justin Matthews

Justin Matthews

WR 6-0 175 1 Fr. Gibsonville, N.C. (Eastern Guilford HS)
25 DeCruz Dejon Dejon DeCruz

Dejon DeCruz

LB 6-1 225 1 Fr. Durham, N.C. (Riverside HS)
26 Bawn Brandon Brandon Bawn

Brandon Bawn

DB 6-1 195 7 Sr. Macon, Ga. (Georgia Military College) (Rutland HS)
27 Childers Trevor Trevor Childers

Trevor Childers

LB 6-1 215 5 Jr. Lincolnton, N.C (East Lincoln HS)
28 Mullen Jaheim Jaheim Mullen

Jaheim Mullen

WR 6-0 190 1 Fr. Gastonia, N.C. (Hunter Huss HS)
29 Pauling Jayden Jayden Pauling

Jayden Pauling

LB 6-3 225 3 So. Raleigh, N.C. (Louisburg College) (Millbrook HS)
30 Murphy Michael Michael Murphy

Michael Murphy

DB 6-2 200 6 RJr. Spartanburg, S.C. (Spartanburg HS)
31 Virgo Jalin Jalin Virgo

Jalin Virgo

DB 6-0 200 1 Fr. High Point, N.C. (Southwest Guilford HS)
33 Roach Curtis Curtis Roach

Curtis Roach

LB 6-1 200 4 RSo. Cumming, Ga (South Forsyth HS)
34 Jennette Ezekiel Ezekiel Jennette

Ezekiel Jennette

DL 5-11 235 4 RSo. Durham, N.C. (N.C. State) (Southern Durham HS)
35 Davis Dorian Dorian Davis

Dorian Davis

DB 6-0 190 1 Fr. Shelby, N.C. (Shelby HS)
37 Harris Ty Ty Harris

Ty Harris

LB 6-1 245 5 Jr. Dacula, Ga. (Dacula HS)
38 Wortham Jarquavius Jarquavius Wortham

Jarquavius Wortham

LB 6-1 225 7 Sr. LaGrange, Ga. (Georgia Military College) (Callaway HS)
39 Pletz Julian Julian Pletz

Julian Pletz

K 5-10 190 2 RFr. Liberty Township, Ohio (Edgewood HS)
40 Nelson Micah Micah Nelson

Micah Nelson

DB 6-3 200 1 Fr. Murphy, N.C. (Murphy HS)
41 Allison Cinsere Cinsere Allison

Cinsere Allison

DB 6-0 185 2 RFr. Kannapolis, N.C. (A.L. Brown HS)
42 Shotwell Jontavious Jontavious Shotwell

Jontavious Shotwell

DB 5-11 175 2 RFr. Hoschton, Ga. (Mill Creek HS)
43 Hoggard Luke Luke Hoggard

Luke Hoggard

TE/RB 6-0 220 4 RSo. Edenton, N.C. (North Carolina) (John A. Holmes HS)
44 McDonough Charles Charles McDonough

Charles McDonough

LS 6-0 220 6 RJr. Kernersville, N.C. (East Forsyth HS)
45 Ferguson Caleb Caleb Ferguson

Caleb Ferguson

RB 5-11 195 4 RSo. Waynesville, N.C (Tuscola HS)
46 Phillips Austin Austin Phillips

Austin Phillips

TE 6-1 235 7 Sr. Banner Elk, N.C. (Avery County HS)
47 Poinsette Joel Joel Poinsette

Joel Poinsette

K 6-0 175 4 RSo. Greenville, S.C. (St. Joseph's Catholic HS)
48 Geffrard Chester Chester Geffrard

Chester Geffrard

LB 6-4 225 1 Fr. Ocoee, Fla. (Ocoee HS)
48 Smith Jess Jess Smith

Jess Smith

WR 5-9 175 4 RSo. Seneca, S.C. (Seneca HS)
49 Enns Jacob Jacob Enns

Jacob Enns

K/P 6-0 175 4 RSo. Tampa, Fla. (Samford) (Cambridge Christian Academy)
50 McConnell Alex Alex McConnell

Alex McConnell

OL 6-4 275 2 RFr. Boone, N.C. (Watagua HS)
51 Bair Matthew Matthew Bair

Matthew Bair

OL 6-3 285 6 RJr. Anderson, S.C. (T.L. Hanna HS)
52 Thomas Grady Grady Thomas

Grady Thomas

OL 6-5 305 5 Jr. Spartanburg, S.C. (Spartanburg HS)
56 Depouli Jacob Jacob Depouli

Jacob Depouli

LB 6-0 205 1 Fr. Southern Pines, N.C. (Pinecrest HS)
57 Harris Alan Alan Harris

Alan Harris

LB 6-2 220 4 RSo. Atlanta, Ga. (Mt. Vernon Presbyterian)
58 Smith Darrius Darrius Smith

Darrius Smith

LB 5-11 225 3 So. Robersonville, N.C. (South Creek HS)
59 Esposito John John Esposito

John Esposito

LB 5-10 205 6 RJr. Staten Island, N.Y. (Buffalo State) (St. Joseph by the Sea)
60 Layno Joaquin Joaquin Layno

Joaquin Layno

DL 5-10 275 1 Fr. Cherokee, N.C. (Cherokee HS)
61 Johnson Dawson Dawson Johnson

Dawson Johnson

OL 6-2 265 4 RSo. Taylorsville, N.C. (Alexander Central HS)
62 Harper Michael Michael Harper

Michael Harper

OL 6-4 285 4 RSo. Wilkesboro, N.C. (Fork Union Military Academy)
65 Helms Isaiah Isaiah Helms

Isaiah Helms

OL 6-3 325 1 Fr. Lenoir, N.C. (West Caldwell HS)
67 Dandy Jibril Jibril Dandy

Jibril Dandy

DL 6-2 330 9 Gr. Wilmington, N.C. (Tuskegee) (John T. Hoggard HS)
68 Stevenson Torrion Torrion Stevenson

Torrion Stevenson

DL 6-1 305 2 RFr. Branchville, S.C. (Branchville HS)
69 Luther Dillon Dillon Luther

Dillon Luther

OL 6-3 300 1 Fr. Asheville,N.C. (Erwin HS)
70 Jones Trent Trent Jones

Trent Jones

OL 6-3 290 1 Fr. Jacksonville, N.C. (Jacksonville HS)
72 Whitmore Blake Blake Whitmore

Blake Whitmore

OL 6-2 285 1 Fr. Raleigh, N.C. (Millbrook HS)
73 Campbell Nick Nick Campbell

Nick Campbell

OL 6-1 265 4 RSo. Braselton, Ga. (Mill Creek HS)
74 Smith Tyler Tyler Smith

Tyler Smith

OL 6-8 300 2 RFr. Laurinburg, N.C. (Scotland County HS)
75 Hayes Zach Zach Hayes

Zach Hayes

OL 6-3 325 1 Fr. Jonesboro, Ga. (Jonesboro HS)
76 Combs Jacob Jacob Combs

Jacob Combs

OL 6-4 280 1 Fr. North Wilkesboro, N.C. (North Wilkes HS)
77 Brown Terran Terran Brown

Terran Brown

DL 6-0 285 1 Fr. Canton, N.C. (Pisgah HS)
78 Bowman Garrett Garrett Bowman

Garrett Bowman

OL 6-4 270 2 RFr. Arab, Ala. (Arab HS)
79 Byrum Bailey Bailey Byrum

Bailey Byrum

OL 6-7 280 7 Sr. Sweetwater, Tenn. (Sweetwater HS)
80 Absolu Kasimir Kasimir Absolu

Kasimir Absolu

WR 5-10 170 1 Fr. Jacksonville, Fla. (Mandarin HS)
81 Alford Kendall Kendall Alford

Kendall Alford

WR 5-10 175 1 Fr. Marietta, Ga. (Walton HS)
82 Woodard Caleb Caleb Woodard

Caleb Woodard

TE 6-0 250 7 Sr. Bryson City, N.C. (Swain County HS)
83 Dickerson Brandon Brandon Dickerson

Brandon Dickerson

K/P 5-11 195 1 Fr. Fort Mill, S.C. (Indian Land HS)
83 Thompson Kevin Kevin Thompson

Kevin Thompson

LS 5-10 210 1 Fr. Rock Hill, S.C. (Northwestern HS)
84 Cosenke Owen Owen Cosenke

Owen Cosenke

TE 6-3 235 5 Jr. Aldie, Va (John Champe HS)
85 Britt Luke Luke Britt

Luke Britt

TE 6-6 220 2 RFr. Calypso, N.C. (North Duplin HS)
86 Bardall Clayton Clayton Bardall

Clayton Bardall

TE 6-3 225 2 RFr. Cumming, Ga. (North Forsyth HS)
87 Starr Dray Dray Starr

Dray Starr

WR 5-10 170 2 RFr. McDonough, Ga. (Henry County HS)
88 Mitchell Tyler Tyler Mitchell

Tyler Mitchell

WR 5-7 175 8 RSr. Shelby, N.C. (Thomas Jefferson Academy)
89 McCollum Richard Richard McCollum

Richard McCollum

K 5-9 170 2 RFr. Sanford, N.C. (Southern Lee HS)
90 Jolly Tre' Tre' Jolly

Tre' Jolly

DL 6-2 210 1 Fr. Shelby, N.C. (Shelby HS)
91 Poole Trevon Trevon Poole

Trevon Poole

DL 6-2 270 2 RFr. Cincinnati, Ohio (Winton Woods HS)
92 Bell Darrius Darrius Bell

Darrius Bell

DL 6-2 230 1 Fr. Gilbert, S.C. (Gilbert HS)
93 Johnson Roman Roman Johnson

Roman Johnson

DL 6-3 260 1 Fr. Greensboro, N.C. (Southern Guilford HS)
94 Alston Aidan Aidan Alston

Aidan Alston

DL 6-2 250 1 Fr. Southern Pines, N.C. (Pinecrest HS)
96 Milner K.J. K.J. Milner

K.J. Milner

DL 6-4 260 3 So. Hinesville, Ga. (Bradwell Institute)
97 Henderson Adam Adam Henderson

Adam Henderson

DL 6-4 295 3 So. Greenville, S.C. (Berea HS)
98 Harris Christian Christian Harris

Christian Harris

DL 6-3 260 1 Fr. Raleigh, N.C. (Baylor (Chattanooga, Tenn.) School)
99 Palao Ricky Ricky Palao

Ricky Palao

DL 6-2 270 5 Jr. Hoover, Ala. (Hoover HS)
Brown Cameron Cameron Brown

Cameron Brown

LB 6-2 210 5 Jr. Tallahassee, Fla. (Florida State University School)


WCU Football - 2019 Coaches

Mark Speir

Mark Speir
 - Head Coach

John Holt

John Holt
 - Associate Head Coach / co-Offensive Coordinator / OL

Mark Rhea

Mark Rhea
 - Assistant Head Coach / Recruiting Coordinator / OLBs

John Wiley

John Wiley
 - Assistant Coach / Defensive Coordinator / ILBs

Arketa Banks

Arketa Banks
 - Assistant Coach / RB & TE

Tyler Carlton

Tyler Carlton
 - Assistant Coach / co-Offensive Coordinator / WRs

Phillip Ely

Phillip Ely
 - Assistant Coach / QBs

Keith Henry

Keith Henry
 - Assistant Coach / Nickelbacks / Special Teams Coordinator

Tripp Weaver

Tripp Weaver
 - Assistant Coach / Def. Passing Game Coordinator / DBs

Reuben Wright

Reuben Wright
 - Assistant Coach / Defensive Line

Chris Brookshire

Chris Brookshire
 - Assistant WR Coach

Deane Cheatham

Deane Cheatham
 - Defensive Assistant Coach / CBs

Al Degraffenreid

Al Degraffenreid
 - Assistant RB Coach

Sandy Neuenschwander

Sandy Neuenschwander
 - Football Administrative Assistant

Nick Mashburn

Nick Mashburn
 - Director of Football Operations

Justin Speros

Justin Speros
 - Director of Scouting / Quality Control


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