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Corey Trisby
4  Corey Trisby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Herbert Hoover

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
QB/WR

Experience:
HS

2009 (FRESHMAN): Played in five games, making one catch for 10 yards at SMU.

2008: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: First team All-League offensive selection and second team All-CIF defensive pick as a senior at Herbert Hoover High School ... also chosen team MVP in 2007 while doubling as a quarterback and safety ... completed 87-of-174 passes for 1,187 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior, while rushing 68 times for 428 yards and seven scores ... also made 12 catches for 197 yards and four TDs in 2007, and had an 88-yard punt return for a score as well ... first team All-League and second team All-CIF offensive player as a junior, when he threw for 2,211 yards (146-for-285 passing) and 20 TDs and ran for 375 yards on 105 attempts with seven TDs ... also logged five receptions for 88 yards and two touchdowns as a junior ... had nine career interceptions on defense, including one for a TD ... two-year varsity letterwinner for coach Mike Wright ... helped Herbert Hoover High to a 10-2 record and league co-championship as a junior ... played basketball for three years as a prep, earning first team All-League mention as a junior.

PERSONAL: Parents are Richard and September Trisby ... has four brothers ... full name is Corey Mark Mae Trisby ... nickname is "Tris the Whiz" ... born 6/6/89 (San Diego, Calif.) ... major is undecided.