Full name: Wesley Dewayne Holmes ... Ended spring practice No. 3 at left defensive end behind Omari Hand and Mondre Dickerson, but caught the attention of coaches and fans alike with his Orange and White Game performance ... Will rely on quickness and football smarts to make an impact on a position that needs depth in 2002 ... Coach Caldwell's evaluation: "Wesley's come a long way and he can help this football team. He can show us some playing time for our defensive line depth, hopefully by this fall." ... Born: Feb. 8, 1982.
2002 - Games/Started:
4/0 ... Played in four games and registered three tackles versus Wyoming.
2001 - Redshirted ...
SCHOOL - Played offensive guard and linebacker on teams that went to
state playoffs each year and won the big prize his freshman season ... Had 142
tackles as a junior linebacker and 188 as senior ... Two-time All-Midstate Player
of the Year and All-Region player ... Had three caused fumbles, two fumble recoveries
and one blocked punt as a senior ... Averaged 17.6 points and 14.5 rebounds
per game as a senior in basketball ... Coach at Pearl-Cohn High School: Maurice