2013 (Redshirt Freshman):
|88 John Sullivan
Played in eight games with one start at wide receiver ... Made his collegiate debut in the season-opener at Middle Tennessee State with his lone start coming in a five-wide set at Georgia Southern ... Tallied eight receptions for 74 yards and a touchdown ... First career catch came on a 13-yard pass in the home win over Elon ... Caught his first career TD pass from his brother, Eddie, on an 11-yard strike at Georgia Southern ... Twice recorded a career-high three receptions against Furman at home and at Appalachian State ... Was dismissed from the WCU squad following the season.
2012 (Freshman): Redshirted as a true freshman at Appalachian State before transferring ... Was granted a waiver by the NCAA and allowed to play in the 2013 season.
Prior to Western Carolina: Joined the WCU football team prior to the spring semester and went through spring drills in Cullowhee ... Hauled in three passes for 47 yards including a 28-yard touchdown reception from Jawan Simmons during WCU's annual Spring Game; High School: Led Palm Beach County in receiving as a senior with 755 yards and eight touchdowns on 38 receptions ... Garnered first-team all-county and all-conference honors ... Was a four-year letterwinner ... coached by Eric Loew ... Also lettered twice in track and field as a prep.
Personal: Full name is John Francis Sullivan ... Is the son of Terry and Ed Sullivan ... One of four siblings in his family ... His older brother, Eddie, plays quarterback at WCU ... Majoring in business finance.