Furman: Solid, record setting young performer and returning starter at split end...will again figure prominently into what appears to be a very talented and deep Paladin wide receiving corps this fall...presents an excellent target due to height and very consistent hands. 2008 -- Shared Furman Freshman of the Year honors with tailback Tersoo Uhaa...began the season as a backup but moved quickly into lineup at split after R.J. Webb sustained a season ending knee injury early in the season opener versus Mars Hill (62-14 win)...started the final 11 games...set new Furman freshman season receptions (46) and receiving yards (565 yards) standards en route to earning SoCon Coaches All-Freshman Team honors, joining Paladin cornerbacks Ryan Steed and Jordan Griffin on the squad...topped all SoCon freshmen in receptions and receiving yards and ranked ninth and 10th, respectively, overall...hauled in a season high six catches for 71 yards versus Wofford and six receptions or 61 yards against Appalachian State...had five-catch performances against Elon, Western Carolina (28-21 win), and The Citadel (34-20 win)...touchdown catch covered nine yards against The Citadel...had a season-long 41 catch versus Colgate (42-21 win). 2007 -- Member of scout team...awarded redshirt and extra year of eligibility.
High School: 2007 graduate of Buford (2A) High School...football coach was Jess Simpson...played wide receiver and free safety...caught 71 passes for 1,500 yards and 14 touchdowns in a highly successful, run oriented Buford football program...earned All-Gwinnett County and second team all-state honors in 2006 after collecting 35 receptions for 735 yards and eight touchdowns while keying Buford to a 13-win campaign and state runner-up finish...program won 55 games in his four seasons, including state record 47 straight during one stretch...also played basketball and baseball and also participated in track & field.
Personal: Full name is David Mark Hendrix...son of Mark and Patti Hendrix...born December 5, 1988, in Duluth, Georgia...has a sister, Leslie-Ann...father played baseball at Auburn...history major.