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92   William Coats
William Coats

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minden, Nev.

High School:
R.L. Stevenson (Calif.)

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 225

Position:
LS


At Navy: Enters the fall as the backup to Brian Ackerman at long snapper ... has good size for the position ... did a solid job in that role last year for the JV team.

2009: Did not see any varsity action.

High School / Personal: A 2008 graduate of Stevenson School in Pebble Beach, Calif., Coats attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2008-09 academic year ... attended Douglas High School as a freshman (`05) and junior (`07) and the Stevenson School as a sophomore (`06) and senior (`08) ... two-year football letterwinner who helped lead Douglas to the league title in `07 and a year later guided Stevenson to the conference crown ... childhood friends with fellow Navy football teammate David Sperry ... father, David, played football at San Jose State, as well as in the NFL for the Kansas City Chiefs, New York Jets and New England Patriots ... brother, Tyler, graduated from the Naval Academy in 2008 and is among the submariner community ... full name is William Howard Coats ... born July 18, 1990, in Gainesville, Fla. ... son of Dave Wasick and Carol Coats ... majoring in oceanography.

12/23/14 vs San Diego State 9:30 PM