Best of luck to receiver Alex Charette at tomorrow’s CFL Regional Combine in Toronto!
Charette is one of 7 Gryphons invited to the event. All 7 were members of Guelph’s 2011 recruiting class.
A synopsis of Charette’s Gryphon career including information from his Gryphons.ca profile:
2014: A workhorse throughout the season and playoffs with 62 receptions for 742 yards and 7 TDs … Rushed 5 times for 11 yards and had 6 KR for 82 yards. Named Offensive Player of the Game versus UofT and named an OUA 2nd Team All Star as Inside Receiver. Awarded the Kyle Walters Trophy.
2013: Started in all 10 games in the 2013 season, recording a total of 36 passes for a total of 468 yards and one touchdown… Rushed for 27 yards with six carries, averaging 4.5 yards a carry. Notable moments include returning a missed field goal for 125-yards, ending in a touchdown. Named a team, OUA &/or CIS Player of the Week multiple times. Shared the Donald Forster Trophy [Team MVP] with Saxon Lindsey.
2012: Suited up for six games in his second season with the Gryphons…recorded 52 yards on three kick returns, and 23 yards on four punt returns, he also caught 11 passes for 86 yards and one touchdown plus 3 receptions for an additional 47 yards in the Yates Cup.
2011: Suited up for eight games in his first season with the Gryphons… recorded 14 kick returns for 360 yards to lead the team in return yardage with a long of 48 yards… recorded 28 punt returns for 279 yards with a long of 40 yards. The first time he touched the ball in CIS play, an exhibition game vs Concordia, he returned a missed field goal 112 yards for a touchdown.