Wes Tonkery
Position: Defensive Back
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Hometown: Shinnston, W.Va.
High School:
Bridgeport
Coached by Bruce Carey … rivals.com West Virginia Top five … 2009 first-team all-state defense … 2008 first-team all-state offense … 2007 honorable mention all-state defense … three-time first-team all-Big Ten … three-time first-team all-county … 2008 BB&T Harrison County Player of the Year … recipient of the Frank Loria Award … finished his senior season with 34 tackles and one forced fumble … rushed for 633 yards on 95 attempts for nine touchdowns … helped lead Bridgeport to a 32-5 record in three seasons … played in the West Virginia AAA state championship game as a junior and senior … collected 166 yards on 29 carries and a touchdown against Wheeling Park … registered 115 yards on 11 carries and two touchdowns against Lincoln … season-high seven tackles against Wheeling Park and South Charleston … also lettered in basketball and track … runs a 4.5 40-yard dash.