Family Weekend Showdown with SIU will Feature Military Appreciation Activities
Was the team's primary punter this spring and will challenge for the starting job again this fall ... Punted for both teams in the Maroon and White Game (4/21/12) and punted 11 times for 418 yards (38.0) with a pair of 48-yard kicks and 5 downed inside the 20.
2011: Tried out for the squad as a true freshman but did not make the Bears' 90-man roster ... Stayed committed to making the team and found a roster spot in the spring as the squad's primary punter.
High School: A three-sport standout at Camdenton (Mo.) High, Sullens played punter, wide receiver and defensive back for legendary Coach Bob Shore's Lakers ... Earned Class 5 all-state honors as a senior in 2010 ... Had punts of 73 and 80 yards as a prep senior with the 80-yarder coming in the state quarterfinals against Kirkwood ... Also had 8 tackles against Kirkwood ... Was a three-year starter for CHS ... Started four seasons as a shooting guard on the Lakers' basketball team and lettered twice in track.
Personal: Chris A. Sullens was born 11/24/92 in Jefferson City, Mo. ... Son of Dale and Terri Sullens of Camdenton, Mo. ... Has a brother, Brandon and sister, Hannah ... Undecided on major.