LSU Gold
Position
Deep Snapper
Height
5'11
Weight
197 lbs.
Class
Junior
Hometown
Baton Rouge, La.
High School
Episcopal HS
  • 2002 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2001 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2000 SEC Academic Honor Roll

CAREER
Three-year starter at deep snapper for the Tigers … Three-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2000, 2001 and 2002 … Graduated in May of 2002 with a degree in Accounting … Currently enrolled in graduate school at LSU.

SENIOR SEASON (2002)
Played in all 13 games as the deep snapper … Made three special teams tackles and recovered one fumble.

JUNIOR SEASON (2001)
Served as LSU’s deep snapper for punts in all 13 games … Was true on every snap in 2001 … Member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2000)
Did not see any game action.

FRESHMAN SEASON (1999)
The Tigers’ starting snapper on field goals and PATs … Did not miss a game in 1999 … Helped Tiger placekickers go a combined 10 for 13 on field goals and 23 of 25 on PATs.

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four years at linebacker and snapper in football and two years at second base and shortstop in baseball for Episcopal High School … Led football team to 1996 District 8-AA title and 1998 baseball team to District 7-AA championship … Made 86 tackles, four sacks and recovered two fumbles his senior season … Was starting long snapper for four years without any errant snaps … Named Academic All-State honorable mention in baseball … Played high school football for coach Steve Baronich.

PERSONAL
Full name is Wendell Trent York … Born on Sept. 16, 1979, in Baton Rouge … Mother is Donna York … Has three siblings – Will T. York, III, Gwen York-Ortego, Monica York-Peele … Graduated with a degree in accounting in May of 2002 … Currently enrolled in graduate school.

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