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#35 Will Powers
Position: Tailback
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jupiter, Fla.
High School: Jupiter Christian

At Princeton — 2013: became one of Princeton's most valuable special teams players during the 2013 Ivy League championship season; played on most units and recorded seven tackles and three kickoff returns … rushed 47 times for 215 yards … scored a touchdown in comeback win over Brown … averaged 4.6 yards per rush … caught three passes for 18 yards. 2012: led Princeton with 455 rushing yards on 114 carries … averaged 4.0 yards per carry and rushed for two touchdowns … caught 17 passes for 123 yards and one touchdown … rushed for season-best 57 yards on 14 carries in both Brown and Harvard victories … scored rushing touchdowns against both Georgetown and Brown … caught at least two passes in each of Princeton's last six games, including four apiece against Harvard and Cornell … caught a season-long 30-yard touchdown pass against Penn … season-long rush of 37 yards came on 3rd-and-21 … had at least 10 rushes in eight of 10 games. 2011: rushed eight times for 46 yards during second half of the season … blocked punts in back-to-back games against both Cornell and Penn … recorded six special teams tackles, including two solo stops at Dartmouth … had three rushes for season-best 27 yards at Dartmouth … returned a kickoff 22 yards against Yale and a punt 29 yards against Penn.

At Salisbury School and Jupiter Christian — selected to the All-New England Team ... all-conference honoree ... earned academic all-state honors at Jupiter Christian ... three-time all-state and three-time all-area selection ... Wendy's High School Heisman Florida winner ... Florida all-star game offensive MVP ... Lou Groza Award finalist for Top Player in Palm Beach County ... selected to the Palm Beach Post Super 11 ... Florida Class 1B Player of the Year in 2008 ... ran for 3,772 career yards and 49 touchdowns at Jupiter Christian; also recorded 514 career tackles ... led Jupiter to two Florida state championships and Salisbury School to Prep School championship ... two-time captain ... also lettered four years in lacrosse and one year in track ... U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-America honoree ... ran in 4x100 relay ... FHSAA 2010 Academic all-state selection ... Palm Beach Post/Sun Sentinel All-Academic Team ... Palm Beach County Pathfinder Nominee ... class salutatorian ... Wendy's High School Heisman Florida winner ... ... AP Scholar Athlete.

Personal — born Nov. 2, 1991 ... son of Bill and Colleen Powers ... father is a high school administrator and head football coach; mother is also on the high school staff ... has a younger brother Ryan and a younger sister Lindsey; Ryan plays football at Stetson ... enjoys fishing, traveling and going to the beach ... hopes to study molecular biology.

 RUSHING STATISTICS

Year Rushes Yds Avg. TD Long Avg/Gm
2011 8 46 5.8 0 12 9.2
2012 114 455 4.0 2 37 45.5
2013 47 215 4.6 1 15 21.5
Totals 169 716 4.2 3 37 28.6

RECEIVING STATISTICS

Year Rec. Yds Avg. TD Long Avg/Gm
2011 1 14 14.0 0 14 2.8
2012 17 123 7.2 1 30 12.3
2013 3 18 6.0 0 16 1.8
Totals 21 155 7.4 1 30 6.2
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