#19 Chris Pierce

WR

Height 6'4"
Weight 225
Position WR
Class Junior
Hometown Smithfield, Va.
High School Smithfield

As a Junior (2019)
• Played in team’s four early-season games
• Started in all four games at wide receiver
• Has four catches for 149 yards (37.3 yards/catch) and a touchdown
• Three receptions for 133 yards, including a 75-yard touchdown, at Purdue

As a Sophomore (2018)

• 13 games played
• Eight games started
• 13 catches, 128 reception yards, one touchdown
• At least one catch in nine games
• 17-yard scoring reception against Middle Tennessee
• Season-long 20-yard grab vs. Notre Dame

As a Freshman (2017)
• Nine games played
• One of six true freshmen to participate
• Four tackles on special teams

The Pierce File
• Prepped at Smithfield (Va.)
• Three-star prospect from 247Sports and Rivals
• Varsity letters in football and basketball
• Four-year starter
• Two-year captain
• Offensive MVP as senior
• 43 receptions, 709 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns as senior
• 45 receptions, 776 yards and 13 scores as junior
• 2016 all-region
• 2015 all-region
• 2014 all-region
• Two-time all-region starting forward on hoops team\
• Honors student
• Full name is Christopher Alphonso Pierce Jr.
• Son of Christopher and Doreatha Pierce
• Two older brothers, Jaqoun Goodman and Deljuan Goodman
• Enjoys boxing
• Majoring in sociology

Career Highs: 
Receptions: 3, at Missouri, Nov, 10, 2018
Receiving yards: 27, at Missouri, Nov, 10, 2018
Longest catch: 20 yards, at Notre Dame, Sept. 15, 2019