Week ... Found the end zone three times in the triumph against VMI ... Rushed for 73 yards and registered four catches for a season-high 86 yards in the victory against Richmond ... A preseason All-America selection by the College Sporting News, The Sports Network and Phil Steele ...
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterman at tailback and defensive back at Paul VI for Head Coach John Doughtery ... Named to All-State squad as a running back and was also honored as the All-South Jersey Running Back of the Year ... First-Team All-Patriot Conference and All-Parochial League running back ... Ran for a single-season school record 1,925 yards and 33 touchdowns as a senior ... Named to the All-South Jersey squad by the Philadelphia Inquirer ... Brooks Irvine Scholar-Athlete ... Maxwell Club MiniMax Scholar-Athlete awardee ... Three-year letterwinner as a forward in basketball ... Four-year letterwinner in track as a triple-jumper and high-hurdler ... Also an accomplished pianist ... Member of the National Honor Society ... PERSONAL Son of Nancy and Gregory Grimes ... Majoring in music ... Born on December 21, 1989 in Willingboro, N.J. Grimesâ€™ Career Offensive Stats Year G/S Att Yds Avg. TD Lg Av/G Rec Yds 2008 11/8 164 929 5.7 7 67 84.5 39 314 2009 14/14 277 1294 4.7 9 61 92.4 46 289 2010 11/12 207 887 4.3 8 30 73.9 28 260 Totals 36/34 648 3110 4.8 24 67 84.1 113 863
Avg. 8.1 6.3 9.3 7.6
TD 2 1 0 3
Lg 51 30 64 64
Av/G 28.5 20.6 21.7 23.3
FRESHMAN YEAR (2008) Selected as a College Sporting News Honorable Mention National Rookie of the Year ... Chosen as an honorable mention all-America kick returner by The Sports Network ... Tabbed as the CAA Offensive Rookie of the Year and the ECAC Rookie of the Year ... Fourth Tribe player to earn conference Rookie of the Year honors ... Earned first-team all-conference distinction as a kick returner and second-team all-league accolades as a running back ... Led the CAA and ranked 12th nationally with 162 all-purpose yards per game, a school record and leading the nation among freshmen ... Established a W&M freshman rushing record with 929 yards on 164 carries ... Ranked fourth in the CAA with 84.5 yards rushing per game, a figure that ranked third nationally among all freshmen ... Scored seven rushing touchdowns ... Also hauled in a pair of touchdown receptions to go with 39 catches for 314 yards receiving ... Led the conference with 24.5 yards per kickoff return ... Honored as The Sports Network Special Teams Player of the Week as well as the CAA Rookie of the Week and Special Teams Player of the Week following the Villanova game in which he piled up 324 all-purpose yards, coming just one yard shy of equaling the school record ... Totaled 161 return yards, six catches for 105 yards receiving and 58 rushing yards versus the Wildcats ... Highlighting the effort was a 97-yard kickoff return for a touchdown ... Totaled 282 all-purpose yards, the fourth most in school history, the following weekend in the win at New Hampshire ... Racked up 144 rushing yards with a score, caught eight passes for 47 yards and recorded 91 return yards versus UNH ... Selected as the CAA Rookie of the Week after piling up 130 yards rushing on 16 carries in the win against Northeastern ... Tabbed as the CAA Rookie of the Week after rushing for 97 yards on just five carries with
2010 CAA CHAMPIONS
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2009) Selected to the All-CAA First Team as a running back while garnering third-team all-league honors as a kick returner ... Garnered first-team VaSId All-State honors ... Became the fastest player in school history to rush for 1,000 career yards, reaching the milestone in just 13 games (coming in the Week 2 win against Central Connecticut State) ... Led the conference with 1,294 rushing yards, a figure that ranks third on W&Mâ€™s single-season list ... Impressive total ranked eighth nationally ... Ranked 18th in the country with 92.4 rushing yards per game ... Ranked second in the league and 13th nationally with 145.9 all-purpose yards per game ... Rushed for nine touchdowns ... Hauled in 46 catches for 289 yards with a score ... Rushed for more than 130 yards four times ... Honored as the CAA Offensive Co-Player of the Week after rushing for 158 yards with a touchdown in the win against James Madison ... Broke off a season-long 61-yard run against the Dukes ... Rushed for 133 yards with a career-high three touchdowns in the NCAA quarterfinal win at No. 1 Southern Illinois ... Totaled 139 rushing yards to go with four catches for 66 yards the previous week in the opening-round playoff win against Weber State ... Registered 136 rushing yards and five receptions for 21 yards in the victory against New Hampshire ... Tallied 98 rushing yards and a pair of touchdowns in the triumph versus Delaware ... Also found the end zone twice in the win at Northeastern, totaling 91 yards rushing (including a 55-yard touchdown scamper) to go with five catches ... Rushed for 95 yards and hauled in seven grabs for 51 yards in the regular-season game at Villanova ... Piled up 91 yards on the ground with a score in the triumph against Towson ... Chosen as a College Sporting News Preseason All-American ... Tabbed to the Preseason All-CAA Team ... Also garnered preseason all-conference distinction by Phil Steele ...
a pair of touchdowns against VMI ... Posted 111 yards rushing with a touchdown in the win versus Rhode Island ... Registered 96 yard rushing with a score in the victory at Towson ... Also had five catches for 23 yards versus the Tigers ... Tallied 92 yards rushing with a touchdown in the victory at Delaware ... Rushed for 71 yards on nine carries with a touchdown in the win against Norfolk State ... Also hauled in a 20-yard touchdown reception versus the Spartans ... Had a 16-yard touchdown grab at James Madison ...
Published on Aug 8, 2011