Brannon Barry
Brannon Barry

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
St. Charles, Ill.

High School:
St. Charles East

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205

Position:
WR

Experience:
HS

02/05/2014

Redbird Football Signs 24 on National Signing Day

The class bolsters depth at key positions of wide receiver, linebacker, running back and defensive end.

St. Charles East HS: Three-year starter for coach Mike Fields ... team captain ... 2013 Illinois High School Football Coaches Association (IHSFCA) Class 8A All-State Honorable Mention selection at wide receiver ... three-time First-Team All-Upstate Eight-River Conference pick ... earned First-Team All-Area plaudits from the Kane County Chronicle, Sun-Times Courier News and the Daily Herald in senior and junior seasons ... named a 2014 Top 75 State of Illinois Recruit by Rivals.com ... led team in receptions (47) and receiving yards (711) as a senior ... finished the season with 1,066 all-purpose yards with seven touchdowns ... also recorded 43 tackles and two interceptions as a safety on defense ... helped team advance to the IHSA Class 8A state playoffs in 2012 and 2013 ... caught 41 passes for 512 yard s with six touchdowns as a junior in 2012 ... selected as a wide receiver/defensive back for the U17 USA Team held in Texas in 2012 ... was also a starting outfield on the St. Charles East baseball team that finished third at the IHSA Class 4A State Tournament.

Personal: Born August 22, 1995, in Plano, Texas ... son of Blake and Donna Barry ... one of four siblings ... his brother, Bryce, is a linebacker at Butler and his sister, Erienne, is a setter for the Western Michigan volleyball team ... his father played football at Stephen F. Austin ... is a AP honor student and member of the senior peer leadership group ... plans to major in business marketing/law.