97 - Lamar Sykes
Lamar Sykes
Born: 10/21/1983
Height: 6-4
Weight: 270
Year: Senior
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
High School: Riverside Poly
College: Riverside C.C.
Position: Defensive Line
Seasons at Butler: 2nd season
2003: Played in six games in initial season with the Bulldogs...missed five games with a severe ankle injury...had a career-high six tackles, one tackle for loss and a fumble recovery in first collegiate start at UW-Stevens Point...Personal: Psychology major...born 10/21/83...son of Pam Sykes...Community College: Played in 10 games at Riverside Community College in 2001...credited with two tackles, including one quarterback sack...High School: All-league defensive lineman at Riverside Poly High School...earned all-county recognition and was named the team's Most Outstanding Lineman as a senior...recorded 70 tackles in final prep season...set a school single season record with 11 quarterback sacks...selected to play in the County All-Star game after final high school season...four-year scholar-athlete award winner...earned three varsity football letters...High School Coach: Dan Castano.