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Chase Ford


6-6, 240

Corrigan, Texas

Corrigan-Camden HS/Kilgore College Eligibility: 4 years to play 3; can play for Lamar in 2010, 2011 & 2012

Junior College:

Played his freshman season for coach J.J. Eckert at Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas ... Helped the Rangers to a 6-4 mark and a berth in the Aztec Bowl ... Had four receptions for 71 yards (17.8 avg.) as a freshman in 2008 ... Hauled in a season-best 24-yard reception against Navarro ... Also had catches of 18 yards at Tyler JC (Oct. 11), 15 yards against Tyler JC (Sept. 6) and 14 yards against Navarro (Oct. 4) ... Finished the Navarro contest with two receptions for 38 yards.

High School:

Two-year varsity letterwinner for coach Seven Armstrong in 2005-06 ... Played tight end and punter ... CCHS went 22-5 during his two seasons ... First Team All-District 23-2A and honorable mention all-state ... 35 career receptions (18 as a junior and 17 as a senior) ... CCHS reached the 2A Division II state quarterfinals in 2006 and the area round in 2005 ... Also played basketball and ran track ... First Team all-state in basketball and was a member of the 2A state champion mile relay quartet ... Graduated in the Top Ten of his class.

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