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Chris  Pierce
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Smithfield, Va.

High School:
Smithfield

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 208

Position:
WR

Birthdate:
11/02/1998

 

11/11/2017

Postgame Notes - Kentucky

Commodores fall to Kentucky

11/08/2017

VUFB partnering with Medals of Honor

Commodores' uniforms on Saturday will feature names of fallen soldiers

08/01/2017

Dores bring energy for Tuesday practice

Dore Jam Saturday 4-6 p.m. inside Multipurpose Facility

07/21/2017

Preview: Receiving corps

Commodores return nearly all wide receivers and tight ends from a year ago

09/09/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Alabama A&M (09/09/17)

Vanderbilt vs. Alabama A&M on Sept. 9, 2017 - Photos by Joe Howell and John Russell

2017
Pearce was one of six true freshmen to make appear for the Commodores... Played in nine games as reserve wide receiver and special teams contributor... Did not register a catch at receiver, but developed into one of team's top coverage players on special teams, finishing with four tackles, including two stops against Kentucky.

High School
Two-year team captain... Four-year starter for Packers... Team offensive MVP as senior... Topped district as senior with 43 receptions, good for 709 yards and 11 touchdowns, helping Smithfield to 8-3 record and 4A East Region playoffs... Also posted 47 solo tackles, six tackles for loss and an interception as senior linebacker... Registered 45 receptions for 776 yards and 13 scores during junior season... Three-time All-Region recipient... Standout four-year starter on Smithfield hoops team that captured district title in 2016... Two-time All-Region power forward on basketball squad... Honors student.

Personal
Christopher Alphonso Pierce Jr... Born Nov. 2, 1998... Son of Christopher and Doreatha Pierce... Has two older brothers, Jaqoun Goodman and Deljuan Goodman... Dad works in transportation; mom is a librarian... Interested in pursuing engineering degree... Enjoys boxing.

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