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    Tyler White
    87 Tyler White

    Kalamazoo, Mich.

    High School:

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 245




    Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Southern Illinois - August 31, 2013

    Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Southern Illinois - August 31, 2013

    High School: Three-star recruit by Scout and 247 Sports ... Ranked as the No. 21 player in Michigan by Scout ... Ranked as the No. 53 tight end in the nation by 247 Sports and the No. 65 tight end in the nation by Scout ... As a senior tight end, had 19 catches for 263 yards and two touchdowns, along with 11 carries for 37 yards ... As a junior, had 36 carries for 287 yards and four touchdowns ... Earned All-Wolverine Conference honors as a senior ... Kalamazoo Gazette All-Area pick and All-Michigan Dream Team selection as a senior ... Named to the All-West Michigan team following his senior season ... Named to the "D Zone" All-Michigan offensive team as one of the top 30 players in the state.

    Personal: Born Jan. 12, 1995... Parents are Brian and Ronda White ... Enrolled in general studies ... Participates in the North Park Reformed Church youth group ... Father was most influential in his athletic career because "he always told me I was going to be great even when others didn't." ... Named to the National Honor Society while in high school and graduated in the top 20 of his class.

    Updated July 2013

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