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15  Tyler Sargent
Tyler Sargent

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waynesville, Ohio

High School:
Clinton Massie

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 217

Position:
Quarterback

Experience:
SQ


  • SEC Academic Honor Roll (2008, 2009)

Got his first varsity action last season ... Made the team as a walk-on in 2007 ... Has the tools to be a quality passer, with good height and a strong arm ... Personable youngster whose goal is to become a coach.

2009 (Sophomore): Played in two games, UK's victories over Miami (Ohio) and Eastern Kentucky ... Also served as a placekick holder vs. EKU.

2008 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see varsity action ... Completed three of four passes for 36 yards in the team's JV game against Fork Union Military Academy ... Earned Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week leading up to the Arkansas game.

2007 (Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Three-year starter at quarterback and free safety for Clinton Massie HS in Clarksville, Ohio ... Won the South Central Ohio League as a senior ... Passed for 3,189 yards and 33 touchdowns in his 10-2 senior season, also rushing for 11 TDs ... Compiled a 27-8 overall record as a starter ... Named first-team All-South Central Ohio League and first-team All-Southern Buckeye Conference as a senior ... Coached by Dan McSurley ... Was also a three-year letterman for the basketball team ... Was a first-team All-Southwest District member as a shooting guard ... Two-year letterwinner in baseball and was a two-year starter on the mound and at first base ... Lettered one season in track when he was named first-team All-South Central Ohio League in the 4x400-meter relay ... Member of the Student Council ... Vice-president of his class ... National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born in Kettering, Ohio ... Son of Robert and Allison Sargent ... Major is management.

Community Cats: Participated in Golf Fore the Hungry (2009).

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium