76  Dalton Faulds
Dalton Faulds

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

High School:
Nease

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 294

Position:
Offensive Line

Experience:
1L


Hopes to make the transition from a two-year scout team contributor to full-time member of East Carolina's offensive line in 2010 ... Displayed growth and development under new coaching regime that resulted in depth chart placement at the conclusion of spring drills ... Will open sophomore campaign officially listed as Will Towery's top backup at the center position ... Had a golden opportunity to get additional repetitions with the No. 1 unit during the spring when Towery suffered an early knee injury, but was knocked out of action himself during the second scrimmage (April 10) because of a left knee injury ... Was a key member of a traditionally strong prep program in Florida.

2009: Did not experience game action as a redshirt freshman ... Contributed efforts on offensive scout team.

2008: Redshirted during initial season in ECU program ... Officially signed with the Pirates in February, 2008.

High School: Rated as one of the top 25 offensive guard prospects nationally according to ESPN Insider ... Easily topped all Nease linemen in pancake (4.1 per game average) and downfield blocks (7.3) as a senior ... Part of Panther program that captured three consecutive state titles ... Ranked by scout.com among the top five guards nationally in speed and agility tests (combine/40 time, shuttle and three-cone) ... Also listed as one of the country's top 100 offensive lineman by scout.com ... Prep coach was Craig Howard ... Played in same prep program as current ECU offensive lineman Doug Polochak and former Florida quarterback Tim Tebow.

Personal: Full name is Christopher Dalton Faulds ... Prefers to be called by middle name ... Born June 18, 1990 at Cincinnati, Ohio ... Son of John and Mary Faulds ... Major is communications ... Lists current Jacksonville Jaguars' quarterback David Garrard as favorite all-time Pirate player ... Hobbies include fishing and ping-pong.