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Arthur Sitton
Arthur Sitton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Greer, S.C.

High School:
Greer

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 165

Position:
RB


2007: Picked up his third letter after playing in all 11 games his junior season... Had 28 carries for career highs of 176 yards and three touchdowns on the year, while adding 523 yards and his first return touchdown on 19 returns... Ranked second in the Big South with a 27.5 yard per kick return average... Had a Coastal record 85-yard kickoff return touchdown in the fourth quarter to tie the score and change the game's momentum in a home win over VMI... Also had a 47-yard return against the Keydets earlier in the contest, earning him Big South Special Teams Player of the Week honors... Had a career-best 64 yards, including a season-long 34-yard rush, and a touchdown on five carries in the home win over Chowan... Also had rushing touchdowns against Presbyterian and at Liberty... Had a 33-yard touchdown carry at Liberty...

2006: Played in seven contests off the bench... Carried the ball 23 times for 78 yards and one touchdown and added two receptions for 16 yards... Had his best game in the dramatic win at Wofford with eight carries for 28 yards and one touchdown... Also had eight kickoff returns for 151 yards, including a career-best 34-yard return in the NCAA Playoff game at Appalachian State...

2005: Played in the final eight games of the season to earn his first collegiate letter... Recorded 165 rushing yards and one touchdown on 32 carries for the season... Had carries in seven games, including rushing for 42 yards and his first collegiate touchdown on six carries in the home win over VMI... Had his longest run of the year, a 40-yarder, in the home win over Mansfield... Caught two passes for seven yards during the season... Part of the 2005 recruiting class...

High School: Was a SCADA North-South All-Star Game selection and was voted team captain for the North squad... Led the state with 2,321 rushing yards and 21 touchdowns his senior season... Was named to the Associated Press' All-State team, as well as 2004 Player of the Year by both the Greer and Greenville Touchdown Clubs... Also named to the High School Sports Report Class AAA All-State squad... Led Greer to the 2003 AAA State Championship, rushing for 113 yards on 14 carries and a touchdown in the title game...

Personal: Full name: Arthur F. Sitton... Son of Angelo and Rose Sitton... Majoring in management.