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Carson Core

Defensive Back
Seward, Neb.
Previous School
Seward HS

Carson Core

Defensive Back
Junior, 5-10

2021: Junior
Converted to the defensive side of the ball and started in the secondary ... totaled 24 tackles, one tackle for loss, four pass breakups and one interception ... emerged with a pick in the win at Hastings on Nov. 13 ... broke up two passes in the victory at Mount Marty on Nov. 16 ... notched six tackles in the win at Jamestown on Oct. 9.

2020: Sophomore
Played largely on special teams and notched three tackles ... returned two punts for 13 yards.

2019: Freshman
Served as the primary punt returner and a backup wide receiver ... returned 9 punts for a total of 22 yards ... made two receptions for 17 yards.

High School
Prepped at Seward High School … coached by Jamie Opfer … lettered and started all four years … served as team captain for three years … football accolades included honorable mention all-state twice, first team all-district three times and academic all-state recognition four times … helped the 2018 Bluejays to a state playoff quarterfinal advancement … wrestled all four years, lettering four times and qualifying for state three times while winning two district titles and two team MVP awards … placed sixth at the 2019 wrestling state championships … started for three years on the baseball team … member of National Honor Society.

Born in Superior, Neb., on January 2, 2001 … son of Robert and Tiffany Core … has an older sister Hannah … enjoys hunting and fishing.

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