#7 Travis Carter
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Nashville, Tenn./McGavock HS|
2008 (r-SOPHOMORE): Saw action in nine games … Led team in scoring with 54 points (9 touchdowns) … Scored in four straight games, starting with receiving touchdown versus University of the Cumberlands and rushing TDs against Bethel College (also caught TD pass), Faulkner and UVA-Wise … Had season-high 90 rushing yards against Belhaven College … Totaled 105 receiving yards in Shorter College game and added one touchdown … Had 52 yards and two touchdowns on five carries against Kentucky Christian … Ran for touchdown in season-finale versus Lambuth.
2006: (FRESHMAN): Played in nine games as running back and kick returner … Accounted for 1,369 all-purpose yards (628 rushing, 247 receiving and 464 return) … Rushed for 158 yards on 12 carries in debut against Southern Virginia … Had 127 yards and two touchdowns versus Lambuth … Also scored rushing TDs against Pikeville College and Bethel College … Averaged 22.5 yards per catch … Caught four passes for 122 yards and two scores against Austin Peay … Scored three touchdowns (one receiving and two kickoff return) versus UVA-Wise … Had 203 return yards in UVA-Wise game … Also caught touchdown pass against Campbellsville.
HIGH SCHOOL: Participated in football, basketball and track at McGavock HS … Named Most Valuable Athlete as senior … As junior, named Region Offensive MVP, All-State first team, third team All-Midstate by the Tennessean, All-City Offensive MVP and Sixth Man of the Year … Also named Region MVP and All-City honorable mention as sophomore.
PERSONAL: Travis Martez Carter … Son of Jackie Carter … Born November 10, 1987 … Majoring in Physical Education.