37 Casey Meridieth
37 - Casey Meridieth
Height: 5-8
Weight: 211
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Toledo, Ohio
High School: Sylvania Northview
Position: RB

2012: Letter winner … played seven games … caught four passes for 15 yards and a touchdown against Marietta on Sept. 15 … eventually moved to linebacker, where he posted seven tackles, including one for a loss … registered a season-best four tackles at No. 1 Mount Union on Oct. 13 

2011: Letter winner … Appeared in seven games … Recorded 59 total rushing yards on 27 carries … Rushed for one touchdown … Averaged 8.4 rushing yards per game … Caught three passes for 29 yards … Averaged 9.7 yards per reception. 

2009 - 10: Ohio University: Played from 2009 to 2010 for head coach Frank Solich. 

2008: University of Toledo: Appeared in eight games for head coach Tom Amstutz in 2008… Tallied two carries for four yards against Miami (Ohio). 

High School: A four-year varsity starter for football… Led the league in rushing in consecutive seasons… Finished his career with 3,976 rushing yards and 60 touchdowns… Rushed for 750 yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior despite playing 4.5 games with a broken foot… Graduated as the all-time leading rusher and scorer in school history… Received first team all-league and all district recognition as well as All-Ohio Honorable Mention accolades… Served as a team captain in the Northwest Ohio All-Star Game. 

Personal: Majoring in Communications … Parents are Lonnie and Stacy Meridieth … His father, Lonnie, was a linebacker at Georgia Tech … Played football for coach Erick Veller at Sylvania Northern High School, where he also participated in basketball and track & field … Career ambition is to be successful in sales … Hobbies include golf and fishing.