85 - Karson Ota
Karson Ota
Height: 6-4
Weight: 200
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Katy, Texas
High School: Seven Lakes
Position: WR
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Impressive first season as a member of the MIT receiving corps … started and played in all nine games … second on the team in receptions (31) and reception yardage (499) … led the receivers with five TDs and his 16.1 yards per catch average … pair of 100-yard receiving games … first collegiate TD came on a 21-yard catch against Coast Guard (9/15) … five catches for 115 yards and a score at Curry (9/21) … the TD catch against the Colonels was for 50 yards, his longest play of the season … season best nine catches for 130 yards and a pair of scores against UMass Dartmouth (9/29) … six receptions against Plymouth State (10/6) … three grabs for 63 yards against Salve Regina (10/19) … final TD reception came at Nichols (10/27).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Seven Lakes High School … all-district selection … academic all-district … academic all-state … lettered in football and basketball … academic all-district in hoops … National Honor Society … Seven Lakes Leadership Award … AP Scholar with Honor.