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    28Tyron Staples

    Class: Senior Position: RB Height: 5-11 Weight: 225 Previous School: Liberty HS Hometown: Bedford, Va.

    2020 (R-Jr.):
    • Did not see any playing time

    2019 (R-So.):
    • Did not see any playing time

    2018 (R-Fr.):
    • Redshirted

    2017 (Fr.):
    • Did not see any playing time

    • Graduated from Liberty High School in Bedford, Va.
    • Finished his sophomore season with 74 tackles, 10 tackles for a loss and two forced fumbles
    • Played three games at running back as a sophomore, rushing for 750 yards and six touchdowns
    • All Times-land, all-district and all-conference at both defensive back and running back as a sophomore
    • Recorded 62 tackles, eight tackles for a loss and an interception as a junior
    • Also rushed for 720 yards and eight touchdowns
    • All-district honoree as a running back and defensive back as a junior
    • Finished his senior year rushing for 1,650 yards and 15 touchdowns, while adding 82 tackles and a forced fumble
    • All-district, all-conference, all-area and all-state as a senior
    • Also participated in track and basketball

    • Son of Yolanda and Gerry Staples
    • Birthday is on July 19
    • Business Administration major

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