7 - Kalif Raymond
Kalif Raymond
Height: 5-9
Weight: 163
Year: So.
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School: Greater Atlanta Christian
Position: WR

• Enters the season ranked sixth all-time at Holy Cross with a career average of 24.3 yards per kickoff return.

• Played in 10 games on the season, mostly as a kickoff and punt returner.
• Selected first team All-Patriot League.
• Chosen to the New England Football Writers All-Star team.
• Earned All-Eastern College Athletic Conference honors.
• Named to the College Sports Journal National All-Freshman team.
• Returned 32 kickoffs for 777 yards (24.3 avg.) and a touchdown on the year, in addition to bringing back 19 punts for 101 yards (5.3 avg.).
• Placed second on the school single-season list for kickoff return yards.
• Led the Patriot League in kickoff returns, while standing seventh in punt returns and eighth in all-purpose yards.
• Ranked 35th in the nation in kickoff returns and 51st in punt returns.
• Had three kickoff returns for 112 yards af Lafayette, including an 80-yard return for a touchdown.
• Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week after the Harvard game, for returning eight kickoffs for 156 yards and two punts for 35 yards.
• Brought back eight kickoffs for 178 yards at Colgate.
• Set a new Holy Cross single-game record with eight kickoff returns against both Harvard and Colgate.
• Placed third and eighth on the Holy Cross single-game list for kickoff return yards, with his games against Colgate (178) and Harvard (156).

• Played for head coach Tim Cokely at the Greater Atlanta Christian School in Norcross, Ga.
• Served as team captain during senior year.
• Caught 30 passes for 511 yards and nine touchdowns during his high school career.
• Also a member of the varsity track and wrestling teams.
• Member of the 4x100-meter relay team that set a school record with a time of 42.92 seconds in 2011.
• The 2009 Area champion and 2008 County champion in wrestling.

• Son of Eric Raymond and Kim Ly.
• Has one brother (Mason) and two sisters (Sydea and Madison).
• Has not yet declared a major.