22 Ernie Cain
22 Ernie Cain
Height: 5-11
Weight: 210
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Woodward Academy
Position: FB

012 — Saw action in eight contests and earned seven starts at fullback, including starts in five of Furman’s final six games...rushed 19 times for 108 yards and three touchdowns...also caught four passes for 28 yards...started and scored on a 1-yard plunge in the season opener against Samford...had a 2-yard touchdown run against Georgia Southern...registered his most productive game against Elon, running six times for 60 yards, including a season long 47-yard, second quarter scoring run that gave Furman a 28-10 lead en route to a 31-17 victory...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll. 2011 — Member of scout team.

High School: 2011 graduate of Woodward (3A) Academy...football coach was Mark Miller...played running back, linebacker, and safety...served as team captain and earned team MVP honors after rushing for 1,200 yards and nine touchdowns in 2010 ....keyed Woodward Academy to a road playoff victory over Ridgeland, the first road playoff win for the program in 31 years...also exceled in both track and swimming..was a four-time state qualifier and two-time state finalist in swimming...finished third in the state in the 50m free his junior year...set school records in both sports...recipient of his school’s Gold Eagle Award for academic success as a senior.

Personal:  Full name is Ernest Tyler Cain...son of Ernest and Tracy Cain...born December 28, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia...has two sisters, Pam and Maggie, and a brother, Marty...business administration major.