Phillip Thaxton

Hometown: Yorktown, VA

2010: #31 WR 5-10, 180 lbs. Sr.

 

2009: #31 RB 5-10, 180 lbs. Jr.

 

2008: #31 RB 5-10, 180 lbs. So.

 

2007: #31 RB 5-10, 175 lbs. Fr.

Reserve, Expected to redshirt

 

High School: Grafton 5-10, 175 lbs.

Played running back and defensive back and returned punts and kicks at Grafton High School where he played for head coach David Walton...team went 9-1 and won Bay Rivers District title in 2005 and went 7-3 in 2006...four-year letterwinner in football...earned first team All-State honors as both a running back and kick returner as a senior...named Region and District Offensive Player of the Year in 2006...two-time All-Region and All-District selection as a running back, defensive back, and kick returner...first team Daily Press All-Star at both running back and defensive back...rushed for 2,058 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior to set school records...scored seven touchdowns in one game...also caught 13 passes for 270 yards and two touchdowns, returned two kickoffs for touchdowns, and intercepted two passes as a senior...rushed for 1,109 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior when he also intercepted four passes...four-year letterwinner in track and was a district and regional champion and competed in the state championships in the 100 and 200 meter runs...captain of the basketball team and a two-year letterwinner at point guard...son of Eric and Caroline Thaxton.


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 Games
Played
Rushing Total
Offense
Receiving Punt Ret. Kickoff
Ret.
Pts
  Rushes Gain Loss Net TDs Plays Yds No Yds TD No Yds TD No Yds TD TTL
TDs
Career Totals46 133 753 34 719 4 133 719 81 966 6 1 -5 0 29 639 0 10 60


2010
Career
Totals vs.
DateOpponentScorePlayed
In Game
Rushing Total
Offense
Receiving Punt Ret. Kickoff
Ret.
Pts Tackles
  Rushes Gain Loss Net TDs Plays Yds No Yds TD No Yds TD No Yds TD TTL
TDs
Ast Solo Asst
Loss
Solo
Loss
Loss
Yds
West Chester 09/02/10 West Chester 31-0 Yes 1 4 0 4 0 1 4 3 34 1 0 0 0 1 25 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota St. 09/11/10 South Dakota St. 26-3 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Duquesne 09/18/10 Duquesne 30-6 Yes 1 22 0 22 0 1 22 1 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Richmond 09/25/10 at Richmond 34-13 Yes 1 6 0 6 0 1 6 4 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Madison 10/02/10 at James Madison 13-10 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maine 10/09/10 Maine 26-7 Yes 1 2 0 2 0 1 2 5 70 0 0 0 0 2 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rhode Island 10/16/10 Rhode Island 24-17 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 28 0 0 0 0 3 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
William & Mary 10/23/10 at William & Mary 16-17 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 28 0 0 0 0 2 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Towson 11/06/10 Towson 48-0 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 11/13/10 at Massachusetts 45-27 Yes 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 56 1 0 0 0 2 33 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Villanova 11/20/10 Villanova 21-28 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 34 0 0 0 0 4 62 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lehigh 12/04/10 Lehigh 42-20 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 28 0 0 0 0 4 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 12/10/10 New Hampshire 16-3 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 2 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga. Southern 12/18/10 Ga. Southern 27-10 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 32 1 0 0 0 1 17 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Eastern Wash. 01/07/11 Eastern Wash. 19-20 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 3 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season Totals 5 34 0 34 0 5 34 47 515 5 0 0 0 26 585 0 5 30 0 0 0 0 0
2009
Career
Totals vs.
DateOpponentScorePlayed
In Game
Rushing Total
Offense
Receiving Punt Ret. Kickoff
Ret.
Pts Tackles
  Rushes Gain Loss Net TDs Plays Yds No Yds TD No Yds TD No Yds TD TTL
TDs
Ast Solo Asst
Loss
Solo
Loss
Loss
Yds
West Chester 09/04/09 West Chester 35-0 Yes 7 51 0 51 1 7 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Richmond 09/12/09 Richmond 15-16 Yes 3 8 0 8 0 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Delaware St. 09/19/09 Delaware St. 27-17 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
William & Mary 09/26/09 at William & Mary 20-30 Yes 1 0 3 -3 0 1 -3 2 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Maine 10/03/09 at Maine 27-17 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 10/10/09 Massachusetts 43-27 Yes 3 6 1 5 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Towson 10/17/09 at Towson 49-21 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Madison 10/31/09 James Madison 8-20 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hofstra 11/07/09 Hofstra 28-24 Yes 1 9 0 9 0 1 9 1 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Navy 11/14/09 at Navy 18-35 Yes 4 46 0 46 0 4 46 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Villanova 11/21/09 at Villanova 12-30 Yes 1 0 2 -2 0 1 -2 11 121 0 0 0 0 1 18 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Season Totals 20 120 6 114 1 20 114 23 345 1 1 -5 0 1 18 0 2 12 0 1 0 0 0
2008
Career
Totals vs.
DateOpponentScorePlayed
In Game
Rushing Total
Offense
Receiving Punt Ret. Kickoff
Ret.
Pts Tackles
  Rushes Gain Loss Net TDs Plays Yds No Yds TD No Yds TD No Yds TD TTL
TDs
Ast Solo Asst
Loss
Solo
Loss
Loss
Yds
Maryland 08/30/08 at Maryland 7-14 Yes 7 23 0 23 0 7 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
West Chester 09/13/08 West Chester 48-20 Yes 10 47 0 47 0 10 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Furman 09/20/08 at Furman 21-23 Yes 3 29 0 29 0 3 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Albany (NY) 09/27/08 Albany (NY) 38-7 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 10/04/08 at Massachusetts 7-17 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maine 10/11/08 Maine 10-27 Yes 7 20 11 9 0 7 9 4 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
William & Mary 10/18/08 William & Mary 3-27 Yes 8 39 4 35 0 8 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hofstra 10/25/08 at Hofstra 17-0 Yes 4 16 0 16 0 4 16 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Madison 11/01/08 at James Madison 7-41 Yes 5 22 0 22 0 5 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Towson 11/08/08 Towson 31-21 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Richmond 11/15/08 at Richmond 14-31 Yes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Villanova 11/22/08 Villanova 7-21 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season Totals 44 196 15 181 0 44 181 5 54 0 0 0 0 2 36 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2007
Career
Totals vs.
DateOpponentScorePlayed
In Game
Rushing Total
Offense
Receiving Punt Ret. Kickoff
Ret.
Pts Tackles
  Rushes Gain Loss Net TDs Plays Yds No Yds TD No Yds TD No Yds TD TTL
TDs
Ast Solo Asst
Loss
Solo
Loss
Loss
Yds
William & Mary 08/30/07 at William & Mary 49-31 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
West Chester 09/08/07 West Chester 41-14 Yes 12 177 0 177 1 12 177 2 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
Rhode Island 09/15/07 Rhode Island 38-9 Yes 6 26 1 25 0 6 25 3 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Towson 09/22/07 at Towson 27-7 Yes 2 12 0 12 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Monmouth 09/29/07 Monmouth 42-7 Yes 9 38 4 34 1 9 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 10/06/07 at New Hampshire 30-35 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northeastern 10/13/07 Northeastern 30-20 Yes 7 28 0 28 0 7 28 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Navy 10/27/07 at Navy 59-52 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Madison 11/03/07 James Madison 37-34 Yes 5 28 0 28 0 5 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Richmond 11/10/07 Richmond 56-62 Yes 2 4 0 4 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Villanova 11/17/07 at Villanova 10-16 Yes 8 41 0 41 0 8 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Delaware St. 11/23/07 Delaware St. 44-7 Yes 11 38 3 35 1 11 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
UNI 12/01/07 at UNI 39-27 Yes 1 11 0 11 0 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Ill. 12/08/07 at Southern Ill. 20-17 No 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Appalachian St. 12/14/07 Appalachian St. 21-49 Yes 1 0 5 -5 0 1 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season Totals 64 403 13 390 3 64 390 6 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 18 0 0 0 0 0