Antoine Rutherford Position: Defensive Back
Class: Freshman
Height: 5-9
Weight: 181
High School: Chaminade Madonna Prep
Hometown: Mirimar, Fla.
photo         Earned first-team Class 2A all-state honors as a defensive back following his senior season ... Also saw playing time as a running back, receiver, safety and return man for Coach Mark Guandolo ... Named to the All-Broward County team in 2001 and was an all-region selection ... Rushed for 760 yards and three touchdowns as a senior ... Also caught eight passes for nearly 200 yards ... Contributed 50 tackles and three interceptions on defense ... Had over 400 combined return yards on punts and kickoffs ... Ran eight times for 98 yards and one TD in a game against Sarasota Riverview ... Also had an interception, five tackles and 62 return yards in that game ... Rushed for 55 yards, broke up three passes and posted five tackles in a game against Carol City ... Named All-Southeast Region by PrepStar ... Suffered a knee injury in his team's final regular-season game ... Was in on 40 tackles during his junior season ... Intercepted two passes and broke up 10 ... Accumulated 342 yards rushing on 33 carries ... Scored three touchdowns on the ground, two receiving and one on a kick return ... Had 582 total return yards ... Compiled 228 all-purpose yards in one game as a junior, scoring twice on passes and once on a return ... Named first-team All-Broward County and was a third-team all-state pick ... Finished his career with 1,562 yards rushing and over 2,500 all-purpose yards ... Contributed over 100 career tackles, including five sacks ... Picked off a total of 10 passes ... Helped team to two district championships ... A major contributor in track competing in the 200-meters, long jump, triple jump and the 4x100 and 4x400 meter relays ... Has run a 22.4 in the 200 and posted jumps of 22-3 in the long jump and 42-5 in the triple jump ... Track team won district title in 2000 ...

Personal: Antoine D. Rutherford ... Born 10/1/83 in Miami, FL ... Son of Susie Lee Rutherford.