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  David Carter

David Carter

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waynesboro, Pa.

High School:
Fork Union Military Academy

Last College:
Vanderbilt

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 257

Position:
TE

2007: Played in 12 games ... On 19 receptions, he recorded 299 yards and two touchdowns ... Set three career highs against Kent State (Sept. 29) for receptions with five, receiving yards with 99 and longest reception of 46 yards ... Recorded first two career receiving touchdowns against Eastern Michigan (Oct. 13)

2006: Transferred to Ohio from Vanderbilt in the summer of 2006 ... Sat out the 2006 season due to NCAA transfer rules ... Named offensive scout team player of the week prior to the Eastern Michigan game.

AT VANDERBILT: Played two seasons as a defensive end at Vanderbilt ... Participated in a total of 17 games in his two seasons with the Commodores ... Had 10 tackles, including two for a loss and one sack, in 2005 ... Had four solo tackles and a sack in the Commodores' win at Tennessee ... Recovered a fumble at Wake Forest ... Missed the final five games of his freshman season with a lower leg injury ... Had five tackles in his collegiate debut versus South Carolina.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three seasons at Waynesboro High School ... Was named co-MVP of the squad as a junior ... Played three positions, quarterback, tight end and defensive end ... Threw for five scores as a quarterback, had 30 catches and three receiving touchdowns, and notched 12 sacks on defense ... Transferred to Fork Union as a senior ... Was the starting quarterback on FUMA's 2002 undergraduate team that won the state championship ... Earned all-state honors after throwing for 1,100 yards and 12 touchdowns ... Also participated in track & field ... Boasted a 58-foot toss in the shot put and a 175-foot throw in the discus.

PERSONAL: Majoring in business ... Son of Steve and Ruth Carter.