89 Tyree Barnes
At Navy: Enters the fall as a starter at wide receiver ... is finally healthy after battling leg injuries for two years ... is primed for a big season ... owns the fourth-fastest 40 (4.46) and 20-yard dashes (2.54) on the team ... tremendous athlete who has good size ... has the best hands on the team ... has developed into a very good blocker as well ... has consistently produced big plays with five of his 22 career receptions resulting in touchdowns ... has earned three varsity letters.
2007: Started at wide receiver in all 13 games ... caught 10 passes for 168 yards and a touchdown ... also ran the ball twice for 32 yards ... made first reception of the year, a 21-yard gain, against Duke ... came up with a big performance against Pittsburgh ... tallied 58 yards on three receptions, one of which was a 37-yard gain late in the first half ... the three catches against the Panthers tied his career high ... hauled in two passes for 25 yards against Delaware ... caught a three-yard pass against Notre Dame ... matched his career high in receptions with three for 61 yards and a score at North Texas ... the career-long 41-yard touchdown catch came towards the end of the first quarter ... he also ran the ball once for a 24-yard gain on a reverse ... carried the ball once for eight yards against Utah in the Poinsettia Bowl.
2006: Played in 12 of Navy's 13 games ... caught six passes for 105 yards and two touchdowns ... missed the UMass game with an injury ... had a strong game against Stanford, catching a career-high three passes for 35 yards ... scored his first touchdown of the year, a 29-yard reception, against Eastern Michigan ... caught one pass for 10 yards against Temple ... threw a key block on Jason Tomlinson's 33-yard touchdown run against Army ... caught a 31-yard touchdown pass from Kaipo-Noa Kaheaku-Enhada in the first quarter of the Meineke Car Care Bowl against Boston College.
2005: Played in all 12 games ... saw first-career action in season-opening loss to Maryland ... threw a key block to spring Lamar Owens on a 23-yard run on Navy's second scoring drive ... recorded first-career catch, a 34-yarder on a third-and-20 play on Navy's final scoring drive in the loss to Stanford ... scored first-career touchdown, a 33-yarder, in the first quarter in the win against Duke ... finished with two catches for 65 yards against the Blue Devils ... caught one pass for 22 yards against Kent State, setting up Navy's third touchdown ... caught a 17-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against Notre Dame ... had one catch for 16 yards against Army ... his catch came on Navy's scoring drive right before halftime.
High School / Personal: Lettered twice in both football and basketball at Kecoughtan High School ... twice named all-district on the gridiron and was a two-time recipient of the Zooms Scholar-Athlete Award on the basketball court ... member of the Future Business Leaders of America ... Tyree Dwight Barnes ... Born-4/15/86.