Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Derke Robinson
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: March 30, 2006
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Related Links

Fall arrival...

Arizona: The staff drew a relatively early commitment from Robinson and then held on, bringing one of the top Texas running back talents from the metroplex area into the mix at tailback... Will get a swift opportunity...


High School: Hebron High School, Lewisville, Texas, 2006... 4A All-Region II first-team for coach Brian Brazil in 2005...  AP 4A honorable mention All-State... PrepStar All-America and All-Midlands as an athlete... Dave Campbell’s Texas Football top 20 running back... PrepStar 200 as No. 14 athlete... Team was 4A Division II UIL state champions at 16-0, final No. 3 ranking by State Farm/Texas Football poll... Dallas Morning News State 100 at No. 37... Fort Worth Star-Telegram state Top 100... Dallas Morning News Area Top 100 at No. 23... San Antonio Express Texas 100 at No. 39... Texas HS No. 4 running back... postseason Texas 100 honors... SuperPrep All-Southwest in 2005... Reported 4.5 time in 40... Four stars by Scout and Rivals... top 17 athlete ranking, Texas No. 32 prospect... Robinson rushed for over 100 yards in 10 games in 2005, including a 165-yard, three-touchdown effort in the first round of the playoffs... 2004 Class 4A honorable mention all-state as junior with 1,485 yards rushing and 23 TDs... 9-4A All-District co-Offensive MVP, Denton County News All-Area Offensive MVP in 2004... Big 2005 game was eight carries for 144 yards and three scores versus Keller Central... Career rushing totals of 3,380 yards and 44 touchdowns in three seasons... Max Emfinger Ultimate Super 7 tailback... Fab50Recruiting Super Prospect...


Personal: His dad, Ronnie, played for Texas in 1980-83... Hometown of Hebron is about 10 miles north of Texas Stadium... Date of birth: Jan. 14, 1988, Houston.


#OurHouse Rocks Slider
Soccer vs. ASU Slider