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2005 Football Roster


Alton Sanders

Class: Fr.
Position: RB
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190 pounds
Previous School: Warner Robins
Hometown: Warner Robins, GA

High School: Rushed for a school record 2,101 yards and 29 touchdowns in leading Warner Robins to the Class AAAA state championship and a 14-0-1 record in 2004 ... Named the GACA 4A Player of the Year and first team all-state by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Associated Press, while also being voted the All Middle Georgia Player of the Year ... Earned the Old Spice/USA Today Georgia Athlete of the Year award in January 2005, while also being to the Macon Elite 7 team ... Voted the Houston Home Journal's All-Houston County Player of the Year in 2004 ... Rated a three-star recruit by Insiders.com and a two-star recruit by Rivals.com ... In the state championship game against Statesboro, Sanders had three touchdown runs in the second half to key the win ... Sanders finished the title game with 154 yards on 24 carries ... In the 2004 state semifinal game against Ware County, Sanders rushed for 275 yards and four touchdowns in less than three quarters of work.

Personal: Parents: Alton and Nadine Sanders ... Born: 9/13/85.