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#10 Kyle Yocum
Position: Tight End
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 240
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Reading, Pa.
High School: Exeter Township
Major: Business
Experience: 2 Letters
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AT DELAWARE
Third-year member of the squad as a sophomore • tough, savvy athlete with good knowledge of the game • projected as a starter at H-back position • will also continue role in special teams • former quarterback • honor student and a two-time Colonial Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll recipient.

2014 SEASON
Saw first career action for the Blue Hens as a redshirt freshman • made successful switch to tight end and H-back position during spring drills • appeared in eight games sharing H-back duties with senior Ryan Cobb and on special teams • did not see action vs. James Madison, Sacred Heart, Towson, and William & Mary • recorded three tackles on special teams, notching a career-high two vs. Albany and one against Pitt in collegiate debut • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll. 

2013 SEASON
Did not see game action as team's No. 4 quarterback and retained freshman eligibility • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll. 

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at Exeter Township High School for head coach Matt Bauer • Exeter’s all-time leading passer with 43 starts, 3,815 yards, and 38 touchdowns in his career • also ranks in the top 20 all-time in Berks County in passing • rushed for 1,955 yards and 27 touchdowns for career • ranked as the No. 45 recruit in Pennsylvania and ranked as the No. 1 pro style in the state by one publication • earned all-league honors in 2012 • led team to two district playoff appearances with consecutive 7-4 season • selected to play in NUC All-American game • earned team's Outstanding Junior Award in 2011 • first freshman to start at quarterback in school history • started 43 career games • four-time all-academic selection • also played baseball and basketball and competed in track & field during high school career • was a starting pitcher in baseball as a sophomore • honor student.

PERSONAL
Kyle David Yocum (“yo-come”) • born Jan. 11, 1995 • honor student as a business major at Delaware • son of Randy and Laurie Yocum • both parents are physical therapists • one of three children • brother, Chase, played quarterback at Exeter and brother, Ty, also played football • older sister, Mandi, earned her master's degree in clinic counseling from Kutztown (Pa.) University • father was an All-State linebacker in high school • self-taught piano player • one of team's most community-service minded players • played key role in Spring, 2015 Be the Match bone marrow donation event on campus.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year G/S Tackles (Solo)
Sacks/TFL
FR/FF
Int./PD
2014 8/0 3 (1)
0-0 / 0-0
0/0 0/0
TOTALS 8/0 3 (1)
0-0 / 0-0
0/0
0/0

CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 2 vs. Albany, 2014

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