Caleb Carver, a 2015 graduate of Fredericktown High School, is in his junior year at Missouri Baptist University.
Missouri Baptist, located in St. Louis County, competes athletically in division one of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
The son of Kim and Bryan Carver of Fredericktown, Caleb was a standout linebacker and fullback on the Blackcats football team. He has continued his football success at the collegiate level.
Caleb leads the Spartans with 64 total tackles from his middle linebacker position. He also leads the team and is 11th overall in NAIA Div. I with 13.5 tackles for loss. His 2.5 sacks are second on the team.
The Spartans are 3-6 this season. They have two games remaining, both in Indiana. They play Nov. 4, at Marion University, in Indianapolis, and Nov. 11 at Taylor University in Upland.