Cory Batey - 10
Batey redshirted as a true freshman as returning starters Jordan Matthews, Chris Boyd and Jonathan Krause enjoyed substantial action. As practice squad receiver, displayed excellent hands and skill as route runner.
Two-year starter at WR and DB... Had 42 receptions for 802 yards and 10 TDs as senior WR... Also contributed 30 tackles and two INTs as DB and averaged 31.8 yards as kickoff returner for 12-1 private school power... Helped Ensworth to consecutive Division II-AA state titles in 2010-11... Named first team All-State by sportswriters and recognized on All-Midstate Team by Tennessean... Had TD catch in postseason Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl... Also participated in East-West All-Star Game... As junior, posted 47 catches, good for 687 yards and three TDs, and 42 tackles for 10-2 squad... Lettered in track & field and baseball.
Cory Lamont Batey... Son of Aubrey "Jeannie" Batey and the late Clark Batey... Born Jan. 27, 1994... Mom is a lab technician at Vanderbilt Medical center... Has two older brothers, Clark Jr., and Josh Richardson.