Shaun Chapas
# 49
Fullback - FB
Height: 6-2  Weight: 245
Senior
Previous Affiliations
   Bolles
Previous Experience
  2L
Hometown
   St. Augustine, Fla.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/10/2010
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Career Highs: 5 carries vs. Texas A&M in 2009
*43 yards vs. Texas A&M in 2009
*Long rush of 22 yards vs. Texas A&M in 2009
*1 rushing TD vs. Texas A&M in 2009
*Long rushing TD of five yards vs. Texas A&M in 2009
*4 receptions vs. No. 4 LSU in 2009
*64 receiving yards vs. Tennessee in 2008
*1 receiving TD (2x), last vs. No. 4 LSU in 2009
*Long reception of 37 yards vs. Tennessee in 2008
*1 kickoff return (6x), last vs. Tennessee Tech in 2009
*16 kickoff return yards (2x), last vs. Ariz. St. in 2009
*Long kickoff return of 16 yards (2x), last vs. Ariz. St. in 2009

2009: Appeared in 12 games making seven starts with seven carries for 45 yards and a touchdown and nine receptions for 50 yards and a touchdown.
*Carried a career-high five times for a career-best 43 yards and his first-career rushing touchdown vs. Texas A&M in 2009 Independence Bowl.
*Caught career-high four passes for nine yards and a TD vs. No. 4 LSU.
*Tabbed by Sporting News as “SEC’s Best Blocking Back”
*Carried three times for 25 yards in spring G-Day game.
*Named Most Consistent Running Back at conclusion of spring drills.
*Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and Dean’s List for summer semester.
*Recipient of John Tillman Football Scholarship.

2008: Named one of the team’s Most Improved Offensive Players
*Appeared in 13 games making six starts carrying the ball seven times for 25 yards and catching nine passes for 120 yards and a TD
*Named CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III First Team
*Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll and Director’s Honor Roll distinction for fall semester
*Caught one pass for an 11-yard TD, the first TD of his career, in win at Kentucky
*Named CBS Scholar Athlete at LSU
*Rushed twice for 10 yards and caught a career-high three passes for a career-high 50 yards receiving vs. Tennessee
*Made first-career start vs. Central Michigan catching two passes for 10 yards

2007: Appeared in 13 games with 11 carries 41 yards and three catches for 22 yards
*Played key role on special teams making seven tackles
*Made one reception for a season-long 10 yards at Georgia Tech
*Tallied two catches and 12 yards vs. Troy
*Had two carries for a career-high 14 yards vs. W. Carolina


*Named Most Improved Running Back at conclusion of spring drills
*Recipient of the John Tillman Football Scholarship

2006:  Redshirted.

High School: Bolles, coached by Corky Rogers....Florida Times-Union Super 24...Tallahassee Democrat Top 75 list...Orlando Sentinel Top 100 list...Rivals.com #9 fullback in the nation and a 3-star prospect at his position...Led his team to the Class AA state title in 2004 primarily as a junior blocking back, but he also added nine rushing touchdowns and two touchdown receptions...Missed the 2005 season with an ACL injury...Named Athlete of the Year at Bolles as a freshman and a sophomore...His high school coach, Corky Rogers, is the all-time wins leader for high school football in Florida and has won six state championships.

Personal: SHAUN CHAPAS; Born: May 2, 1988;  Major: Pre-Business.

Rushing








Year

G/GS

Att.

Yards

Per/Att.

Per/Gm.

TD

LG

2007

13/0

11

41

3.7

3.2

0

10 WCU

2008

12/6

7

25

3.6

2.1

0

8 VU

2009 12/7 7 45 6.4 3.8 1 22 TAM

Total

37/13

25

111

4.4

3.0

1

22 TAM

Receiving








Year

G/GS

Rec.

Yards

Per/Rec.

Per/Gm.

TD

LG

2007

13/0

3

22

7.3

1.7

0

10 GT

2008

12/6

9

120

13.3

10.0

1

37 UT

2009 12/7 9 50 5.6 4.2 1 12 UT

Total

37/13

13

192

9.1

5.2

2

37 UT

Kickoff Returns              

Year

Ret.

Yards

Avg

TD

LG



2007

2

16

8.0

0

16 vUA



2008

2

19

9.5

0

10 ASU



2009 2 16 8.0 0 16 ASU    

Total

6

51

8.5

0

16 UA, ASU