2010 Youngstown State Football Roster
Grant Mayes

3 - Grant Mayes

Height: 5-10
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Roselle, N.J.
High School: Seton Hall Prep
Previous College: Syracuse
Position: Cornerback

2010 (Junior) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in nine games and started at Illinois State...credited with 10 total tackles, nine of which were solo stops...at Illinois State had seven stops, including six solos...had single solo tackles against Penn State, Central Connecticut State and Western Illinois...played on special teams units as well...earned his first letter.

Syracuse: Played in nine contests for Syracuse as a sophomore in 2009...against Minnesota, recorded one assisted tackle...against Penn State, had one solo tackle...against Northwestern, made two solo tackles...versus West Virginia, had one solo tackle...did not play at Louisville...played in 10 games, as a wide receiver, cornerback and on special teams, including the first eight at wide receiver for the Orange as a freshman in 2008...moved to cornerback from wide receiver prior to game at Rutgers...earned starts at receiver against Pittsburgh and Northeastern...against Penn State, he made his first collegiate reception for 26 yards...versus Akron, made his collegiate debut.

High School: 2007 SuperPrep All-Northeast selection and rated the 19th top prospect in New Jersey...2007 Prep Star All-East Region selection...rated 21st-best New Jersey prospect by Rivals.com...played for New Jersey in the 2008 NIKE NY-NJ All Star Classic...named first-team all-conference on defense in 2007...recorded nine career interceptions...as a senior, made 40 tackles and four interceptions on defense and posted 400 receiving yards and four touchdowns on offense...as a junior, had 40 tackles, five interceptions and one fumble recovery...coach was John Finnegan...also competed in track and field, earning first team all-state honors.

Personal: Parents are Quantyonia Dickerson and George Mayes...has a brother and a sister...born Nov. 11, 1989...major is general studies.