10 Avery Armstrong
10 Avery Armstrong
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
High School: Dreher
Position: WR

2018 Game-By-Game Summary

2017 — Earned playing time in nine games as a reserve wide receiver and contributor on special teams...had one reception for 20 yards  against VMI (42-10 win)...totaled five stops, including three versus The Citadel (56-20 win)...through Furman’s Heller Service Corps, played a key role in the Paladins mentoring eight-year-old Sean Arnold, a student at Berea Elementary School who suffers from Nephrotic Syndrome, a disease affecting his kidneys.

2017 Game-By-Game Summary

2016 — Member of scout team...awarded redshirt and extra year of eligibility.

High School: 2016 graduate of Dreher (3A) High School...football coach was Treigh Sullivan...two-time all-region, all-area, and region offensive player of the year selection as a dual-threat quarterback...led Dreher to a pair of state playoff appearances...overcame early season injury to account for 2,229 yards in total offense and 23 touchdown responsibilities in 2015....finished his career with 7,061 yards in total offense (4,685 yards passing, 2,376 yards rushing) and 68 TDRs...68 percent career passer...South Carolina North-South All-Star Game participant.

Personal:  Full name is Avery Dade Armstrong...born June 29, 1997, in Phoenix, Arizona...son of Laura and Boris Armstrong..has a brother, Adler...communications major.