CARLOS BURSE WR 6'2 200 Rivals★★★ESPN★★★★247★★★Scout★★★
Ranked among Nation's Top 300 Players - ESPN.com No. 34 Overall Player in Georgia - Rivals.com
Selected Vanderbilt overTennessee, Florida, South Carolina, Mississippi State, Oklahoma and Virginia Tech among others
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HIGH SCHOOL Senior captain... Started at WR since sophomore season... As senior, earned team's postseason Iron Raider Award and All-Region honors... In 2012, had 49 catches for 854 yards and eight TDs, helping Raiders to 7-4 record and first round of AAAAAA state playoffs... Participated in postseason Offense-Defense All-American bowl in Texas... As junior, earned All-State recognition from coaches and writers after catching 52 passes, good for 857 yards and 13 TDs for 9-2 squad... After junior season was impressive in the Georgia Rising Juniors All-Star Game.. Has earned three letters on Alpharetta varsity basketball team, starting as the shooting guard/forward.
PERSONAL Carlos Montez Burse... "Los"... Mom is Sunshine Hodges and stepdad is Daryl Hodges... Born June 22, 1994 in Memphis... Has a younger brother, Wesley... Mom works in technology sales; dad is an accountant with AT&T.
ALPHARETTA HEAD COACH JASON DUKES "Carlos has been a stalwart in our offense for the last four years. He's an extremely mature player with real explosive abilities.
"Carlos is one of those physical receivers who can go up in traffic and get the football. Carlos thinks the ball is his when he goes to get it.
"Carlos is also one of the first guys on the field for every practice. He's an excellent leader, always bringing along the younger players."