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12 Stephen Calvert

Class: Junior Position: QB Height: 6-2 Weight: 180 Previous School: Miami Carol City Senior HS Hometown: Plantation, Fla.

2017 (So.):
• Big South all-conference second team selection
• Three-time Big South Offensive Player of the Week in 2017
• Ranked No. 1 in the Big South in total offense (303.5), averaging nearly 100 more yards per game than any other player
• Led the Big South in passing yards (3,363), completion (257), touchdowns (29) and passing efficiency (142.28)
• Set a school record for passing yards and touchdowns in a season
• Tied the Big South record for passing touchdowns
• Five 300-yard games, including three against Big South teams
• Posted five games with three or more touchdowns
• If Liberty was eligible for national rankings (not eligible due to FBS transition process), Calvert would have ranked No. 9 in the country in passing yards per game (303.5) and No. 7 in passing touchdowns
• Set a single-game school record during Liberty's win over Baylor, passing for 447 yards and completed 44-of-60 passing attempts with three touchdowns
• Five touchdown passes against Morehead State, while completing 13-of-21 passing attempts for 281 yards, including a season-long 76-yard TD pass to B.J. Farrow
• Threw for 379 yards and four touchdowns against Indiana State, completing 30-of-42 passing attempts
• Posted his second 400-yard game of the season against Monmouth, completing 25-of-50 attempts for 408 yards and five touchdowns
• Finished the Gardner-Webb game with 333 passing yards and two touchdowns, completing 21-of-34 passing attempts

2016 (Fr.):
• HERO Sports FCS Freshman All-America team (honorable mention)
• Jerry Rice Award finalist (top freshman FCS player in the country), finishing 10th in the final voting
• Big South Freshman of the Week (Sept. 19 and Oct. 24)
• Big South Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 17)
• STATS FCS National Freshman of the Week (Oct. 24)
• Competed in all 11 games, starting final seven games of season
• Led Big South in passing yards (1,931), pass efficiency (131.2), and passing touchdowns (tied – 15)
• Placed third for program passing yards (1,931) by a freshman and third most by an NCAA Division I FCS freshman in 2016
• Passed for 200 or more yards five times, including a pair of 300+ yard games
• Set a Liberty freshman record with 340 passing yards (23-of-37), tossing a career-high four touchdown passes against Robert Morris in his first career start
• Eclipsed his own program freshman record, passing for 350 yards (27-of-34) with three touchdowns, including a 76-yard scoring strike to Todd Macon, versus Monmouth
• Totaled 261 passing yards (15-of-36) with three touchdown passes, including 65-yard completion to Kendall Couamin, against No. 14 Charleston Southern

Prep:
• Two-year letterwinner from Miami Carol City Senior High School (Miami Gardens, Fla.)
• Threw for 1,500 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior
• All-Dade County honoree as a senior when he threw for 2,000 yards and 20 touchdowns
• All-state honorable mention honors as a senior

Personal:
• Son of Steve and Kim Calvert
• Majoring in sport management
• Birthday is March 8