Bryant Burch - #14
Pos.: WR Ht.: 5-8 Wt.: 150
Hometown: Cheraw, S.C.
Previous School: Chesterfield HS
Eligibility: Sr. Major:
Listed as one of three starting receivers entering fall practice … all-conference track performer who aided greatly in the passing game last season … 2005: Played in nine games, catching 12 passes for 172 yards and a touchdown … caught three passes for 73 yards, including a 53-yard touchdown reception against North Greenville … caught five passes for 54 yards against VMI … returned seven kickoffs for 91 total yards with a long of 24 yards against VMI …High School: named the rookie of the year in 1998 ... named MVP on Offense in 1999 and 2000 ... three-time all-region selection ... was the captain of the basketball team and a three-year letterman in baseball, holds the school record for stolen bases ... played four sports his senior year ... earned all-state distinction as a sprinter ... Personal: son of Lee and Yvonne Burch ... also a member of the track program at CSU earning all-conference in the 100m dash and the 4X100m relay.
DRAFT 2007 PROSPECT - WR/KR/P #14 BRYANT BURCH (Charleston Southern)...Star track athlete at Charleston Southern who also opted to play football his Junior & Senior seasons (2005, 2006). Has made himself into a legit prospect, by adding 16 quality pounds...now coming in at 166 lbs...and expects to hit 170- 175 before the season. Has explosive speed and quickness...was recently timed between 4.36 - 4.42 in the 40. Current body fat is less than 4%...and he continues to add quality mass/strength. In track competition, he posted times of 6.48 in the 55 meter, 6.97 in the 60 meter, 10.65 in the 100 meter, and 21.57 in the 200 meter as times have gotten faster as he has added the quality weight. In football, he was Charleston Southern's vertical threat in 2006, averaging nearly 20 yards per catch on 24 catches (450+ yards) with 4TD's, including an 81 yard yarder. The coaching staff is very high on his potential....and feel his best football is just in front of him. Outstanding character and work ethic....very intelligent and well spoken. Playmaker with nothing but upside. Has already attracted the interest of CFL teams. Very impressive athlete that that makes a strong first impression.
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