12 - Matt McCanna
Matt McCanna
Birth Date: 11/22/1984
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cicero, Ind.
High School: Hamilton Heights
Position: WR
2005: Saw action in six games...caught a 25-yard touchdown pass at Robert Morris...had a 14-yard touchdown reception at San Diego...2004: Played in 10 games...finished fifth on the team in pass receptions...second on the team with an average of 12.4 yards per catch...had a season-long 37-yard catch against Austin Peay...caught a nine-yard touchdown pass against Drake...led the Bulldogs in punt returns...had a 66-yard punt return for a touchdown against Austin Peay...2003: Saw action in eight games in first season with the Bulldogs...finished fifth on the team in pass receiving...had a career-high 54 receiving yards on three receptions against Valparaiso...had 40 yards on four catches against St. Joseph's...caught a 14-yard touchdown pass against Drake...Personal: Business major...born 11/22/84...son of Jack and Ann McCanna...High School: Two-way starter at wide receiver and defensive back at Hamilton Heights High School...Class 3A All-State performer...earned all-conference, all-county and all-area honors...named Region 8 All-Star...nominated for "Mr. Football" in Indiana...played on the South team in the 2003 Indiana North-South All-Star Game...had 1,298 all-purpose yards as a senior...averaged 15.3 yards per catch in final prep season...set school records for most receptions in a season and career receptions...helped prep squad to a three-year 30-5 record...Academic All-State...earned three football letters...High School Coach: Steve Stirn.