2011 • JUNIOR SEASON: Played in all 11 games ... was a big contributor on special teams where he made four tackles ... had three stops against Eastern Kentucky ... made the Dean's List in the fall ... made the SoCon Honor Roll for having a 3.0+ g.p.a. for the year.
PRIOR TO UTC: Transfer from Kentucky who had two years of eligibility remaining ... enrolled at UTC in January 2011 ... played in six games the last two years at Kentucky ... redshirted in 2008 ... twice named Scout Team Player of the Week.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter for Mandarin HS in Jacksonville, Fla ... as a senior, caught 32 passes for 426 yards and four touchdowns ... snagged 33 passes his junior season, good for 333 yards ... two-year member of the all-conference team ... team captain as a junior and senior ... listed as the nation's No. 31 tight end by Scout.com ... selected to play in the Florida North-South All-Star Game but was unable to participate because of an injury ... nominated for the U.S. Army All-America Game ... coached by Luther Price and the late J. D. Hall ... also participated in track and field and played basketball in high school ... put the shot in track and field ... three-year starter in basketball, helping the team to a pair of district championships.
PERSONAL: Born on June 25, 1989 ... son of John and Jenni Stackhouse ... majoring in Criminal Justice.