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Tyrell Coon


Jamaica, N.Y.

High School:
Holy Cross

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190


Anthropology & Sociology

Tyrell  Coon

2008: Started three games while appearing in nine to earn second varsity letter...finished the season as the team's second leading rusher with 454 yards on 102 carries...averaged 4.5 yards per rush and 6.6 yards per catch...had 16 carries for 57 yards and a nine-yard reception against Columbia...managed 10 carries for 47 yards with two catches for 20 yards against No. 14 Liberty...ran for career-high 169 yards on 30 carries with two receptions for 11 yards against Bucknell.

2007: Participated in every game and was the team's third-leading rusher with 257 yards on 63 carries to earn his first varsity letter...played the first game of his career in the season opener vs. Marist where he ran the ball five times for 18 yards, including a long of 13 yards...scored his first touchdown against Bucknell on a one-yard run in the fourth quarter; ran 27 yards on three carries, including a career-long of 18 yards, against the Bison...made the first start of his career at Holy Cross where he rushed 20 times for 96 yards and a touchdown...blocked a punt in the second quarter against the Crusaders and ran it back two yards for a touchdown...made 29 rushes for 95 yards and a touchdown at Lehigh.

2006: Competed at junior varsity level.

AT HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterman...captain...spent three seasons at tailback and played cornerback and linebacker on defense...lined up at quarterback as a freshman...All-Queens selection at linebacker as a senior...honorable mention choice at tailback as a junior...Catholic High School Football League All-Star...ran one year of track, specializing in the 100m dash and 4x100m relay...mentored youth as a coach for both the Sherrod Instructional Basketball Camp and the Rosedale Jets football team (8-14 year-olds)...volunteer at Saint Mary's Children's Hospital...four-year member of the Honor Roll...won the Chemistry Award for the highest academic average in the discipline.

PERSONAL: Son of Tommy and Kimberly Coon...born 4/22/88.

Year	G/GS	Att.	Yds.	TD	Lg.	Yds./Rush   Yds./Game
2007	11/2	63	257	3	18	4.1	    23.4
2008	9/3	102	454	2	38	4.5	    50.4
Totals  20/5	165	711	5	38	4.3	    35.5