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34  Ed Berry
Ed Berry

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Eminence, Ky.

High School:
Eminence

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 157

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
SQ


  • SEC Academic Honor Roll (2010)

Got his first collegiate action last year and hopes to earn more in the coming season ... Joined the team in the fall of 2009 ... One of the top pass catchers in Kentucky high school history, he has outstanding hands ... Also has shown the ability to beat coverage and get open deep ... Caught a 37-yard pass in a spring scrimmage ... Known for his excellent effort ... Has earned Scout Team Player of the Week six times during his career ... Continued development in the weight room will be a key to his improvement.

2010 (Redshirt Freshman): Played his first collegiate game in the win over Western Kentucky ... Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Mississippi State game and Special Forces Scout Team Player of the Week three times during the season.

2009 (Freshman): Redshirted ... Earned Scout Team Player of the Week honors in successive weeks prior to UK wins over Eastern Kentucky and Vanderbilt.

High School: Four-year starter for the Eminence Warriors, seeing time at wide receiver, quarterback, running back, safety and cornerback ... Racked up a total of 21 touchdowns and more than 2,100 all-purpose yards as a senior ... Third-team all-state as a senior by the Louisville Courier-Journal ... Named the Pioneer Athletic Conference Most Valuable Player and was the conference Wide Receiver of the Year as a senior ... Named to the alldistrict team as both a junior and senior ... Named conference Defensive Back of the Year as a sophomore ... Ranks fifth all-time in Kentucky high school history in both career receptions (193) and career receiving yardage (3,101) ... Eighth in state history in touchdown receptions (39) ... Earned five letters in basketball, four in track and field and two in baseball during his stellar high school career ... Named to the all-region team in basketball as a junior and senior ... All-region baseball team member as senior ... Named "Mr. Eminence High School" for his all-around academic and athletic success ... Valedictorian of his senior class ... Member of the Academic All-State team ... Participated in multiple student activity roles, including class president ... Member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Beta Club and Future Business Leaders of America.

Personal: Born in Louisville, Ky. ... Son of Ed and Tish Berry ... Major is management with a minor in communications ... A cousin, Buddy Berry, played football at UK in the 1990s ... Another cousin, Brandon Berry, played collegiate golf at Eastern Kentucky.

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium