70  Dylan Sluder
Dylan  Sluder

RS Junior

Lexington, N.C.

High School:
Central Davidson HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 315



Western Carolina vs. Furman - Post-Game Notes


Western Carolina at Wofford - Post-Game Notes


2015 Catamount Football Position-by-Position Preview: Defensive Line

CSN talks with coaches Dennis Thomas and Mark Rhea and four linemen


Spring Practice Update #7: Saturday, April 11

Catamounts hold second scrimmage of spring drills


Catamount Football Fall Report # 6: August 13, 2014

WCU scheduled to practice twice on Thursday


Western Carolina at Tennessee

Western Carolina at Tennessee

2015 (Senior): Played in 10 games with a pair of starts along the defensive line including at home against Presbyterian (Oct. 2) and Furman (Nov. 7) ... Finished with four tackles including matching a career-best with two at VMI (Nov. 21) ... Had half a tackle for loss in the home win over Furman ... Named to the 2015-16 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

2014 (Junior): Played in 11 of the team’s 12 games, twice starting along the defensive line against both Chattanooga and Samford … Recorded five tackles with three solo stops and half a tackle for loss … Recorded a career-high two tackles against Chattanooga (Nov. 1) … Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll … Playing for the Gold squad, recorded two tackles in WCU’s annual Spring Game.

2013 (Sophomore): Saw action in 11 of Western Carolina's 12 seasonal games as a reserve on the defensive line and on special teams ... Made his collegiate debut in the season-opener at Middle Tennessee State, tallying a tackle assist ... Credited with two tackles on the year including a solo stop at Samford ... Missed WCU's annual Spring Game due to illness.

2012 (Freshman): Did not see game action.

Prior to Western Carolina: Was a three-year All-Central Carolina Conference selection ... Earned All-County and was tabbed the offensive player of the year runner-up as a senior ... Named to the East-West All-Star game ... Also threw the shot put in track & field as a prep, earning all-conference in the event as a sophomore and junior.

Personal: Full name is Avery Dylan Sluder ... Is the son of Darrell and Christy Sluder ... Has one younger sibling, Drake ... Was born in Buffalo, N.Y.


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