North Attleboro, Mass.
true sophomore who will continue to battle with Anthony Davis for the
top spot at fullback.
Played in all 13 contests as a true freshman as both a fullback and on
special teams … Started against Syracuse (Nov. 17) lined up as an H-back
and at West Virginia (Nov. 24) in a fullback position … Had six carries
on the year for 18 yards and two catches for nine yards … Also made 12
tackles … Three of his six carries came against Akron (Sept. 29) for six
yards … Had one catch in each of the final two games of the regular
season against the Orange and Mountaineers … Season-high in tackles was
three against USF (Oct. 27).
The 2006 Gatorade Player of the Year in Massachusetts … Named first-team
All-State … Selected for the Shriners’ All-Star Game … Named
All-Scholastic by the Boston Globe and the Boston Herald … Also thrice
named to the Attleboro Sun Chronicle All-Star team … All-League three
years in a row … Ran for 1,202 yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior, also
making 100 tackles … School’s career leader in rushing yards (2,537),
scoring (284) and touchdowns (48) … Team and Hockomock League Offensive
MVP … Team captain in football, track and baseball, and a Sun Chronicle
All-Star in all three as well … A two-time All-League baseball player …
Teammate of current UConn safety Robert Vaughn at North Attleboro.
Profile: Anthony Michael Sherman … Born on December 11, 1988 … A
Most Carries: 3, vs. Akron 9/30/07
Most Rushing Yards: 6, vs. Akron 9/30/07
Longest Run: 5, vs. Syracuse, 11/17/07
Most Receptions: 1, 2x, last at West Virginia, 11/24/07
Most Receiving Yards: 7, vs. Syracuse, 11/17/07
Longest Reception: 7, vs. Syracuse, 11/17/07