|Hometown:||Orange Park, FL|
Junior: Ranked fourth on the team in receptions with 14, while piling up 146 yards...Made his first career touchdown catch vs. Cornell, making a 24-yard catch...Caught a 37-yard pass against Princeton...Made a season high three catches vs. Yale...Sophomore: Had three catches for 57 yards against Rhode Island...Caught 10 passes for 136 yards in the Spring Game...Freshman: Caught two passes for 22 yards in the Spring Game...Secondary School Background: A graduate of Ridgeview High School where he lettered in wrestling, weightlifting, and football... Three-time All-County and Two-time All-District selection... Florida Star Conference Champions... Led team in tackles for three straight years at free safety... Holds record for most touchdown receptions in a single season with nine... Three-year captain of wrestling team... Two-time district champion for wrestling...Only four-time state qualifier in school history... Holds school record in wrestling with 112 wins, most in a 4-year career... Personal: Efren Elton Blackledge is the son of John and Necita Blackledge... Has a younger brother, Edwin... He is the cousin of former Penn State quarterback, Tom Blackledge... Enjoys music and watching movies... Concentrating in Public and Private Sector Organizations.