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Wayne Wilder

Position Defensive Line
Height 6'3''
Weight 295 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Forsyth, Ga.
High School Mary Persons HS/Georgia Military/Garden City CC

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As a junior (2005): Played in 11 of the team[apos]s 12 games in a reserve role … Collected seven total tackles including one tackle-for-loss. At Garden City Community College (2003-04): Played one season for coach Bob Larson at Garden City Community College in Garden City, Kan. … Earned second-team all-conference honors on the defensive line in 2004 … Helped the Broncbusters to the second round of the Region VI playoffs before bowing to No. 1 Butler County CC … Collected 55 tackles, including eight stops behind the line of scrimmage and four quarterback sacks … Spent two seasons at Georgia Military College (including a redshirt year) before transferring to Garden City CC. High school: A graduate of Mary Persons High School in Forsyth, Ga. … Earned team defensive MVP honors as a senior … Rushed for 167 yards on 12 carries as a fullback against Monticello HS … Earned varsity letters in football, basketball and track for the Bulldogs … Was named MVP of the basketball team as a senior … Coached in football by Steve Chafin. Personal: Son of Anita Mathis and Wayne Wilder, Sr. … Post-school ambitions include a career in the NFL.