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Peter Carreon
85  Peter Carreon

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Riverside HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
WR

Experience:
0L

2012 (JUNIOR): Played in one game (vs. UCF).

PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year varsity performer for Riverside High School ... started final two years at quarterback and punter, while also leading the squad in rushing ... threw for 1,814 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior in 2008 ... threw for three TDs against San Elizario and Mountain View ... tallied 570 rushing yards and scored five TDs in 109 attempts ... gained 100 yards on just nine carries in game against San Elizario ... scored twice while recording 88 yards on the ground against Del Valle ... relied heavily on his running ability as a junior ... tallied 14 TDs on the ground while gaining 743 yards on 128 tries ... had at least one rushing TD in the first seven games on the campaign ... tallied two TDs and piled up 248 yards in just 14 carries against Hanks ... also surpassed 100 yards with a 154-yard effort against Ysleta ... scored season-best three TDs in finale against San Elizario ... contributed on special teams by punting 27 times for 952 yards (35.3 average) ... ten of his punts put the opposition within their 20-yard line ... registered a long of at least 50 yards in four games, including season-best 59-yard effort against Franklin ... pitched in 249 passing yards, 109 receiving and 18 rushing in helping the team finish 9-2 in 2006.

PERSONAL: Full name is Peter Jacob Carreon ... parents are Manuel and Lorrain Carreon ... born 10/24/90 (El Paso, Texas) ... has two brothers ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.