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Houston Tuminello

Hometown:
Gilmer, Texas

High School:
Gilmer HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 190

Position:
WR

Birthdate:
01/05/1989

Experience:
1L

Houston Tuminello

2009: Wide receiver who saw action in four games before quitting the team... Caught 10 passes for 76 yards and one touchdown... Registered 26 receiving yards on three catches at Auburn (9/5)... Caught four passes for 29 yards at Navy (9/12)... Recorded 21 receiving yards and a touchdown reception on three catches against Nicholls State (9/19).

2008: Saw action in 11 games ... Finished season with 12 catches for 117 yards..Led all Tech receivers in the Independence Bowl 12/28/08 with 30 receiving yards, a career high

High School: Lettered one year for coach Jeff Traylor at Gilmer High School ... Also played his sophomore season at Canton High School and junior year at Colleyville Covenant ... Had more than 1,000 yards receiving all three years and scored at least 15 touchdowns each year ... Had over 2,000 yards and 20 touchdowns as a junior in 2006 ... Helped lead Gilmer to the Class 3A Division I state championship game before losing to Liberty Hill ... Named first team All-East Texas, All-District 15-3A and All-State ... also plays baseball and runs 300 hurdles for track ...Qualified for the regional meet as a junior.

Personal: Son of Mike and Gloria Tuminello ... Has one sister, Natalie Biggs ... Born January 5, 1989.