2015-16 Football
1 Domenique Williams DB
2 Hank Black WR
3 Chris Howard QB
4 Kevin Ferguson S
5 Tony Welch DB
6 Keanu James DB
7 Austin Herink QB
8 River Boruff LB
9 Drake Powell WR
10 Christian Gibson S
10 Demetrius Anthony WR
11 Austin Mosier LB
12 Dylan Wieger QB
13 Matt Williams QB
13 Jacob Samsel DB
14 Seth Barger DB
16 Dalton Ponchillia WR
16 Brock Beeler S
17 Jovany Aris WR
18 Malik Styles WR
18 Andrew Heyward CB
19 Nick Sexton QB
20 Jajuan Lankford RB
20 Bryce Suber S
21 Jack Shoulders WR
22 Charlie Jackson S
23 Cole West S
24 Alonzo Francois DB
24 Adam Mitchell WR
25 Daren Ardis DB
26 Toy'Shaun Winton DB
26 Artevius Smith RB
27 Tavian Lott DB
28 Kahlil Mitchell LB
29 Falon Lee RB
30 Cory Colder RB
31 Austin Gatewood LB
32 Jason Maduafokwa LB
33 Jajuan Stinson RB
35 Austin Hayworth FB
35 Terry Tiller LB
36 Austin Jackson S
37 Cameron Kuerschen LB
38 Chad Pritchard WR
40 Dylan Weigel LB
41 Matt Thompson RB
42 Courtney Heard FB
43 Matt Fox RB
44 Jack Jones S
45 Nasir Player DL
46 Marion Watson K
47 Tony Drew RB
48 Cole Notgrass RB
49 Tyrus Rollins TE
50 Joe Dossett DL
51 Haddon Hill LB
52 Spencer Brien LB
52 Kendall Lawrence DL
53 Trey Quillin LB
54 Logan Lacey LB
55 Devon Johnson DL
56 Josh Pendleton OL
56 Tate Brown LB
57 Matt Pyke OL
58 Greg McCloud OL
59 Brent Rathbone OL
60 Micah Cale OL
61 Leon Humphrey DL
62 Mason McNutt OL
63 Matt Howard OL
65 Ben Blackmon OL
67 Myles Smith OL
68 Caleb LaFleur OL
70 Kevin McConnell OL
71 Dustin Nickle LS
71 Asley Haynes OL
73 Colt Jenkins DL
74 Matt Brewer OL
75 Patrick McFall OL
76 Cody Cornelius OL
77 Garrett Curtis OL
78 Sammy Hall OL
79 Adam Mullins DL
80 Hunter Wike WR
81 Stephen Antonelli TE
82 Jack DeFur TE
83 Connor York WR
84 Justin Gilliam WR
85 JJ Jerman K
86 Kobe Kelley WR
87 Dylan Dockery TE
88 Charlie Moore WR
89 Anthony Spagnoletti WR
90 Ferguierson Charles DL
91 Chris Bouyer DL
92 Joe Pittman DL
93 Royce Turnbull DL
94 Taylor Dollar LB
95 Myles Taylor DL
96 Landon Kunak K
97 Tremond Ferrell DL
98 Michael Scates DL
99 Paul Leveritt TE
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Austin Herink

#7 Austin Herink

HT. 6-3
WT. 206
YR. RFr.
HOMETOWN Cleveland, Tenn.

2018 (R-Senior): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll … Named to SoCon Fall Academic Team … Concluded the season with 1,825 passing yards with six touchdowns in 11 games played (eight starts) … Two of his six touchdown passes were a season-high 54 yards (vs. Furman (Sept. 22) and Chattanooga (Sept. 29)) … Capped off the year with a .591 (156-of-264) completion percentage, completing a season-high 28 passes and 294 yards against Western Carolina (Oct. 27) … Tallied 174 yards on the ground in 74 attempts with four touchdowns … Ranked fifth in the SoCon in total offense with 1,999 yards … Finished his career ranked second in program history in pass attempts (1,048), completions (615) and completion percentage (.587), while ranking third in yards (6,994) and fifth in touchdowns (33).

2017 (R-Junior): Named to the SoCon Fall Academic Team and SoCon Honor Roll … Named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week on Sept. 27 … Broke ETSU’s single-game passing record with a 434-yard game at Furman on Sept. 30 … Ranked among the Bucs’ single-season leaders in pass attempts (322, 4th), completions (182, 5th), passing yards (2,213, 6th) and passing touchdowns (14, T-7th) … Ranked fifth in the SoCon in total offense (201.7) and total offensive touchdowns (15) … Tied a career-high with three touchdown passes in the season-opening win against Limestone and Furman … Set a new single-game program record by completing 15 straight passes to start against Limestone … Recorded a career-high 78-yard pass against Furman.

2016 (R-Sophomore): Named to SoCon All-Academic Team and SoCon Honor Roll … Named SoCon Offensive Player of the Week following ETSU’s win over Western Carolina at Bristol Motor Speedway (Sept. 17) … Started all 11 games at quarterback for the Blue & Gold … Passed for 1,695 yards and seven touchdowns with a completion percentage of .596 (161-for-270) … Rushed for 106 yards and three touchdowns … Ranked seventh in the SoCon in passing yards per game (154.1), passing efficiency (115.0) and total offense per game (163.7) … Passed for a then career-high 269 yards and three touchdowns in the Bucs’ win over Western Carolina … Set a career high in completions (25) at Mercer (Nov. 5) … Recorded at least one touchdown pass in the Bucs’ final four games of the season (The Citadel, Mercer, Cumberland and No. 18 Samford) … Rushed for two touchdowns in the win over West Virginia Wesleyan (Oct. 20).

2015 (R-Freshman): Started all 11 games at quarterback for the Bucs … Was named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll … Led the team in completions (116), passing yards (1,261), passing touchdowns (6) and completion percentage (60.4) … Also rushed for 155 yards and five touchdowns … Ranked 33rd in FCS in completion percentage … Earned two Bowman Jewelers Offensive Player of the Week honors (Maryville and Kentucky Wesleyan) … Totaled season-high 261 passing yards against Emory and Henry (Sept. 26), while rushing for a season-best 134 yards in the win over Kentucky Wesleyan (Nov. 21) … Rushed for two touchdowns and threw for three scores with 220 passing yards against the Panthers … Completed 14 of his 17 passes vs. KWC, while going 10-of-13 at Charleston Southern (Sept. 17) and 11-for-15 vs. Maryville (Sept. 10) … Threw and rushed for one touchdown in the win over Warner (Oct. 31).

Previous School(s)
Middle Tennessee State
2014 (Freshman): Did not make any appearances as a true freshman.

High School: Letterwinner in football and basketball at Cleveland High School … Passed for over 6,000 yards, combined for 67 touchdowns (52 passing/15 rushing) and completed .668 percent (472-of-706) of his passes in high school … District Player of the Year and All-State selection.

Personal: Son of Jeff and Donita Herink … Born Aug. 16, 1995 … Majoring in sport management … Played high school football for Coach Ron Crawford.