2009 NOTES: Second-year player will see time at running back . . . third on the team in rushing with 156 yards on 40 carries (3.9 avg.) . . . is averaging 22.3 rushing yards per game . . . started the first four games of the season . . . carried the ball six times for 11 yards at Illinois . . . rushed for 23 yards on just three carries (7.7 avg.) and had one reception for 14 yards at Notre Dame . . . collected 51 yards on the ground on 16 carries vs. Central Michigan, including his first career TD . . . in his collegiate debut, led the team with 71 rushing yards on 12 carries (5.9 avg.) vs. Montana State.
2008 SEASON: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated among the nation's top running backs by Rivals.com (No. 43), Scouts, Inc. (No. 65) and Scout.com (No. 87) . . . named to PrepStar's All-Midwest Team . . . ranked among the state's top seniors by Scouts, Inc. (No. 10), Lansing State Journal (No. 14), Rivals.com (No. 17), Detroit Free Press (No. 19), Scout.com (No. 19) and The Detroit News (No. 23) . . . selected to represent the East in the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association All-Star Game, scheduled for July 19 in Spartan Stadium . . . all-state (Division 2) selection by the Detroit Free Press in 2007 . . . secondteam All-North pick by The Detroit News as a senior . . . two-year starter for Coach Al Fracassa at Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. . . . rushed 195 times for 1,150 yards (5.9 avg.) and 15 touchdowns as a senior . . . led the Warriors in all-purpose yards for the second year in a row, with 1,265 yards (115.0 ypg.) . . . returned five kickoffs for 112 yards (22.4 avg.) . . . recorded six 100-yard rushing games in 2007 . . . closed out his senior year with three straight 100-yard rushing games, including a career-best 200 yards and two scores on 24 attempts vs. Adams . . . scored 13 rushing TDs over the last seven games . . . carried 23 times for 156 yards and two TDs vs. St. Mary Prep . . . rushed for 128 yards and three scores on 14 attempts vs. University of Detroit Jesuit . . . gained 1,039 yards on 215 carries and scored 11 TDs as a junior . . . accounted for a team-best 1,211 all-purpose yards in 2006 . . . returned seven kickoffs for 178 yards (25.4 avg.) . . . posted four 100-yard rushing games as a junior, including 23 carries for a season-high 161 yards and a TD vs. Traverse City West . . . scored three rushing TDs in the 2006 season finale vs. Ford . . . son of Mildred Ray . . . born Dec. 20, 1989 . . . majoring in marketing.
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