82  Tyler Sexton
Tyler  Sexton


Flat Rock, N.C.

High School:
East Henderson HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 245



Sixteen Catamounts Honored by the Southern Conference

WCU lands three unanimous first team, three second team honorees


Western Carolina at VMI - Post-Game Quotes


Catamounts Cruise Past Furman to Close Home Season, 48-10

Troy Mitchell threw for 305 yards and accounted for five TDs, three passing and two rushing


Catamounts Claim Homecoming Game over Samford, 56-36

Mitchell tosses two TD passes, Holloway rushes for two scores in win


Western Carolina vs. Samford - Post-Game Notes


Western Carolina at Texas A&M

Western Carolina at Texas A&M

2014 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 12 of the team’s games with three starts at tight end … Caught eight passes for a career-best 93 yards on the season with three receiving touchdowns … Hauled in his first career touchdown on a 31-yard strike over the middle at Presbyterian (Oct. 4) … Also recorded scores against The Citadel (Oct. 25) and VMI (Nov. 15) at home … Playing for the Purple squad, caught two passes for eight yards in WCU’s annual Spring Game.

2013 (Freshman):
Played in eight games with two appearances among the starting lineup ... Made his collegiate debut at ACC-foe, Virginia Tech, before starting the final two games of the season against Furman and at Appalachian State ... Recorded four receptions for a career-high 91 yards on the season, all coming in the season-finale at Appalachian State ... Tallied a career-long reception of 28 yards against the Mountaineers ... Hauled in a 49-yard catch over the middle to spur the game-winning drive for the Gold Squad in WCU's annual Spring Game.

Prior to Western Carolina: Played both tight end and defensive end for head coach - and former Catamount - Brett Chappell ... Was a two-time All-Western North Carolina Athletic Conference selection as a junior and senior ... Named a Times-News All-Area selection ... As a senior, caught 35 passes for 779 yards and 18 touchdowns, a school record for a tight end ... Also credited with 35 tackles on defense ... Named the TE MVP as a junior at the National Underclassmen combine ... Also played basketball as a prep.

Personal: Full name is Aaron Tyler Sexton ... Is the son of Charles and Jodi Sexton.


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