Garry Roberts
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Garry Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Edna, Texas

High School:
Edna

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210

Position:
DB

Experience:
2L

2006: Played in all 13 games ... registered 11 tackles, six of which were solo stops ... extra defensive back in the nickel package defense.

2005: Played in 10 games, mostly on special teams ... recorded three tackles on the season ... credited with 0.5 TFL vs. Drake.

2004: Member of the scout team.

2003: Redshirted.

Edna HS: Played senior year at Edna, returning three kickoffs for touchdowns and one punt return for a TD ... notched 350 yards rushing ... had 40 tackles, one interception and three deflections ... first team all-district on defense ... team went 7-3 senior year ... also participated in basketball and track ... a state qualifier in track ... played football at Industrial High School sophomore and junior years, compiling 900 yards rushing and 400 passing as a junior ... sophomore year, had 1,200 yards rushing and one interception ... coached by Mike Menefee, now an Illinois State assistant coach.

Data: Born 3-20-84 in Victoria, Texas. ... son of Garry and Sheila Roberts ... major: family and consumer sciences ... twice named to the AFNI Honor Roll.