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2002 Football Roster

Avery Hatten

Class: Sr.
Position: FB
Height: 6-3
Weight: 262 pounds
Previous School: Pearl River CC
Hometown: Hattiesburg, MS

2001: Competed in 10 games and earned starts against Arkansas State and LSU ... Played mainly in short yardage situations ... Rushed twice for four yards on the season ... Had one carry for four yards at LSU ... Also had his lone reception for 12 yards against the Tigers ... Reeled in two-point conversion passes from wide receiver David Youell in wins over New Mexico State and Arkansas State.

Pearl River CC: A 2000 all-State selection ... Team's leading ground gainer and scorer ... Played in the Mississippi All-Star game ... Team went 4-6 in 2000 ... Runs a 4.6 40 ... Chose MT over Houston and Baylor ... Was also recruited by Miami, FL, and Virginia Tech.

High School: Played for coach Alton Walton at North Forrest High School ... Led the team in rushing as a sophomore, junior, and senior ... Named the best defensive end in the state by Atlanta Magazine ... Registered the most touchdowns on the team as a junior and senior ... Scored four touchdowns in a game before halftime twice during his junior and senior seasons ... Voted team MVP as a junior and senior ... Was also all-district and all-region as a junior and senior.

Personal: Parents: Gabe and Kay Hatten ... Born: 10/30/78 ... Major: Graphic Arts.

Rushing Att. Yds. Avg. LG TD
2001 2 4 2.0 4 0

Receiving Rec. Yds. Avg. LG TD
2001 1 12 12.0 12 0

2001 Game-by-Game Stats
2002 Game-by-Game Stats