13 Chris McPherson
13 Chris McPherson
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Gaithersburg, Md.
High School: Quince Orchard
Position: WR
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2013: Played in all nine games as a receiver for MIT … Academic All-NEFC … totaled six catches for 124 yards and one score … one grab for a season-long 33 yards at Pomona-Pitzer (9/7) … catch for 32 yards against Curry (10/5) … pair of catches for 31 yards and a score against Nichols (10/18) … two more receptions for 28 yards at Coast Guard (11/16).

2012: Played in all nine games as a freshman … team’s primary place kicker … fifth on the team in scoring by converting on 29 of 31 PAT attempts … fourth in the NEFC in PAT percentage (.935) … 29 PATs was just three short of the MIT record for a single season … converted on his first 23 attempts of the season …hit on all four PAT attempts in three straight games against Curry (9/21), UMass Dartmouth (9/29) and Plymouth State (1/6) … also kicked off six times for an average of 44.2 yards.

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … also a member of the MIT lacrosse team.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Quince Orchard High School … special teams Player of the Year … lettered in football and lacrosse … first team all-division in lacrosse as a senior … second team all-division as a junior … academic All-American in lacrosse … Scholar Athlete of the Year Award … president of National Honor Society … English Honor Society … Math Honor Society … President's Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence … State of Maryland Merit Scholastic Award.