Sharks re-sign Wide Receiver Chris Gilchrist

10/12/2018 1:49 PM -

JACKSONVILLE- The Jacksonville Sharks announced today wide receiver Chris Gilchrist has signed with the Sharks for his second season of arena football.

Gilchrist (6’5”, 215) was one of the Sharks top receivers in 2018 finishing second in most receiving categories during the season. Gilchrist played in 15 games for Sharks where he hauled in 59 catches (2nd), 706 yards (2nd) and scored 14 touchdowns (2nd).

Gilchrist attended West Texas A&M in 2016 where he racked up 326 yards and scored four touchdowns. He also attended Mt. San Antonio College for two years (2013-2014) where he had 800 yards and four touchdowns.

Gilchrist is a native of Altadena, CA where he played wide receiver at Charter Oak High School in Corvina, CA.

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