Football

9 - Paris Wicks
Paris Wicks
Height: 5-9
Weight: 190
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
High School: Ellet
Position: Tailback

2009: Was a member of the squad, but did not see action...named Scout Offensive Player of the Week versus Southern Illinois...named Scout Special Teams Player of the Week versus Pittsburgh.

2008: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: As a senior, played in three games before suffering a season-ending ankle injury...had 632 yards in those three contests...as a junior, rushed for 750 yards in five games before missing the remainder of the season because of an injured ankle...was a first-team all-city selection...Ellet was co-City Series champs and posted an 8-2 overall mark...earned three letters...was a team captain...coach was Joe Yost...also competed in track and field.

PERSONAL: Parents are Ronda and Paris Wicks...has four sisters and a brother...father, Paris, was a tailback at YSU from 1979-82...he rushed for 3,101 yards on 595 attempts...major is pre-business.