Everett L. Yore (1979-82)

Inducted 1993

EXCELLED IN FOOTBALL, LETTERING FOUR YEARS AS A SAFETY.

HIS 24 CAREER INTERCEPTIONS TIE HIM FOR LEAD IN THE WVIAC AND ARE TOPS AT SHEPHERD ENTERING 1993.

HIS 11 INTERCEPTIONS IN 1982 TOPPED THE RAM SINGLE-SEASON CHARTS, TIED A WVIAC SINGLE-SEASON RECORD AND RANKED SECOND IN THE COUNTRY THAT YEAR AS HE EARNED NAIA FIRST TEAM ALL-AMERICA HONORS.

KNOWN FOR HIS SPEED AND TENACITY, HE MADE SEVERAL GAME-SAVING TACKLES, INCLUDING ONE IN THE 1979 HOMECOMING GAME AGAINST WEST VIRGINIA WESLEYAN WHEN HE TACKLED PRESTON WRIGHT INCHES SHORT OF THE GOAL LINE ON A 79-YARD PASS PLAY WITH NO TIME REMAINING TO HELP PRESERVE A 20-17 WIN.


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