Sr., Receiver, 6-3, 202
Donelson Christian H.S.
Garrett enters the fall as the starting wide receiver opposite
Dan Stricker and 100% healthy for the first time in a year.
One the Commodores’ hardest workers, the senior leader runs
solid routes and has the size to go over the middle.
Played all 11 games, starting in eight, including final five
contests... Posted career highs in catches (27), yards (455)
and TDs (4)... In opener vs. MTSU, enjoyed one of the finest
games ever by the VU receiver - eight catches, 219 yards (second
highest in team history) and TD... Also caught 73-yard TD
pass, longest of year for ‘Dores... Never fully recovered
from shoulder separation suffered late in MTSU game... Caught
54-yard TD pass at Duke, and 26-yard TD at Ole Miss.
Played in every game, starting in six... Best game of season
in finale vs. Tennessee - four catches and two TDs to ignite
late rally... Also had pair of catches, including a 36-yarder
in Duke win.
Saw action in all 11 games... Only catch of the season was
a 61-yard touchdown reception against Northern Illinois...
One of three ‘Dores to score TD on their first career reception.
Holds all school receiving records including career receptions
(128), career receiving yards (2,201), receiving touchdowns
in a game (4), catches in a game (9) and receptions in a season
(61)... Led the team in tackles as a senior...Team recorded
a 15-0 mark...Two-time all-state... The only two sport all-stater
in school history (football and soccer)... Scored more than
1,000 career points in basketball... 4.0 GPA as a senior.
Garrett expects to graduate this May in Human and Organization
Development, emphasizing the leadership track.
Son of Maxie Garrett of Gladeville and Cathey Garrett of Hendersonville
... Born May 28, 1980... Closely follows athletic progress
of younger brother, Austin, 10th grade receiver/safety at
Donelson Christian... Known for blonde curls and alternative
clothing... Away from the football field, frequently travels
to Knoxville to visit girlfriend... Enjoys movies, photography,
softball, horseshoes, water sports and playing on-line Pictionary.