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Anthony Franklin
Anthony Franklin

Hometown:
Simpsonville, S.C.

High School:
Hillcrest

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
11/16/1985


2005: Played all 11 games during junior season... Caught passes during three games, adding up to career high of 27 yards... Had a pair of catches in the win at South Carolina State... Was on the CCU offensive squad that earned Big South Offensive Player of the Week honors as a team for their play in the win over James Madison... Selected by the National American Statistical Association to present at the national convention, one of a select few students chosen nationally...

2004: Played in nine games his sophomore season toearnhis second letter... Was Coastal's athletic representative to the 2005 NCAA Leadership Conference... Was the football team's Volunteer of the Year for the second consecutive year...

2003: Played in 11 games at wide receiver to earn his first college letter, catching three passes for 25 yards... Caught a pass in his first collegiate game, a 14-yarder against Newberry... Also had receptions against Jacksonville and Liberty... A member of the President's List with a 4.0 GPA...

High School: Was a three-year varsity letterwinner, playing quarterback and wide receiver during his career... As a senior, he earned All-County accolades at wide receiver while also serving as a captain and earning the team's Best Offensive Back award... Also was a two-year letterwinner in basketball and one year in track... Member of the National Honor Society, Beta Club, and Honor Roll, graduating in the top 6% of his class...

Personal: Full name: Anthony Marques Franklin... Born: 11-16-85... Son of: Charles and Grace Franklin... Mother Grace played college basketball at Mercy College in New York... Majoring in mathematics.