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Sherman Alston
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Harlem, N.Y.

High School:
St. Joseph's

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 163

Position:
WR

ALSTON'S CAREER HIGHS
Points scored: 6, 4 times
Touchdowns: 1, 4 times
Rush attempts: 5, vs. Maine, Sept. 20, 2014; at NC State, Oct. 11, 2014; Clemson, Oct. 18, 2014
Rush yards: 57 vs. Maine, Sept. 20, 2014
Rush TDs: 1, vs. Southern California, Sept. 13, 2014; at NC State, Oct. 11, 2014
Long rush: 54 vs. Southern California, Sept. 13, 2014
Receptions: 3 vs. Clemson, Oct. 18, 2014
Receiving yards: 39 at Virginia Tech, Nov. 1, 2014
Receiving TDs: 1, vs. Clemson, Oct. 18, 2014; Syracuse, Nov. 29, 2014
Long reception: 39 at Virginia Tech, Nov. 1, 2014
All-purpose yards: 121 at NC State, Oct. 11, 2014
Punt returns: 4 at Virginia Tech, Nov.1, 2014
Punt return yards: 45 at NC State, Oct. 11, 2014
Long punt return: 36 NC State, Oct. 11, 2014
Tackles: 1, 2 times

2014 (FRESHMAN): Played in all 12 regular-season games, starting one against Southern California (Sept. 13) ... recorded 352 rushing yards on 34 carries with two touchdowns ... notched 169 receiving yards on 15 receptions with two TDs ... averaged 10.4 yards per rush and 11.3 yards per catch ... returned 13 punts for 101 yards ... averaged 51.8 all-purpose yards per game ... tallied 36 all-purpose yards in BC debut at Massachusetts (Aug. 30), rushing twice for 30 yards and catching one pass for six yards ... first career touchdown was a career-long, 54-yard run in the Eagles' upset of No. 9 USC ... rushed a season-high 57 yards on five carries in the win against Maine (Sept. 20) ... tallied 121 all-purpose yards and a rushing touchdown at NC State (Oct. 11) with 53 rushing yards (5 carries), 23 receiving yards (2 receptions) and 45 punt return yards (2 returns) ... notched first career receiving touchdown against Clemson (Oct. 13), recording 23 yards on three catches ... caught a 26-yard TD pass in the win against Syracuse (Nov. 29).

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned third-team all-state honors, first-team all-county recognition and first-team All-Non-Public honors as a senior in 2013 ... rushed 201 times for 1,197 yards, a 5.9 average and 22 touchdowns in 2013; added 19 catches for 251 yards and a touchdown and totaled 1,689 all-purpose yards ... helped lead Saint Joseph's to three state championships ... concluded his high school career with 2,656 rushing yards ... played for head coach Tony Montvale.

PERSONAL: Sherman Alston, born May 2, 1996 ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Sherman is the son of Farrah Campbell and Sherman Alston.

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