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Tyrell Blanks
Tyrell Blanks

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fort Myers, Fla.

High School:
South Fort Myers HS/Atlanta (Ga.) Sports Academy

Height:
6-0

Event:
Sprints


Member of 2012 Coastal Carolina football team. Played in all 13 games, making 29 receptions for 314 yards and two touchdowns ... Also had two kickoff returns for an average of 25.5 yards.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Spent the 2011 Fall semester at Atlanta Sports Academy, catching 16 passes for 332 yards with two touchdowns for the prep school's football team.

At South Fort Myers: Earned Naples Daily News All-Region honorable mention honors as a sprinter ... Anchored a 4x400 relay team that placed second in the Florida 2A State Championship ... Caught 19 passes for 389 yards for the football team as a senior, averaging an impressive 20.47 yards per catch, with four touchdowns ... Helped the Wolfpack to a 12-1 record in 2010, reaching the 2A semifinals ... As a junior, he had 20 receptions for 288 yards, an average of 15.5 per catch, with two scores.