- Cory Powers
Cory  Powers

RS Freshman

Auburndale, Fla.

High School:
Auburndale HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 250

Tight End



Was a "grayshirt" in 2006 and did not practice with the Blazers during '06 fall ... participated in spring practice in 2007 ... had two receptions for 29 yards in 2007 spring game ... provides depth at tight end.

High School: Attended Auburndale High School ... named Class 4A third-team all-state third by the Florida Sports Writers Association as a senior ... played majority of his senior season despite suffering a knee injury in the first game of the season ... named all-district and all-county first-team by the Lakeland Ledger and Winterhaven News Chief ... starter for Auburndale for three years on both sides of the ball ... played defensive end as well ... Auburndale was 8-3 and district runner-up in Powers' sophomore season ... was injured in junior season, but Bloodhounds were 9-3 overall en route to a district championship and the second round of the state playoffs ... coached by Bob Williams ... also played basketball during prep days.

Personal: Born April 20, 1987 at Winter Haven, Fla. ... son of Brenda and Steve Powers ... major is undeclared.