2008 (Sr.): Played in all 14 games at Right Guard including the GMAC Bowl to earn his fourth and final letter as a Cardinal . . . recipient of the Ray Louthen Senior Contribution Award . . . blocked for an offense that broke their own school record of total offensive yards with 6,195 on the season . . . helped protect Ball State quarterback Nate Davis, who tailed 14 touchdowns with 3,591 passing yards on the season and a total of 3,903 total yards . . . part of a unit that blocked for 2,583 total rushing yards.
2007(Jr.): Played in all 13 games and started 10 contests at right guard . . . earned third letter . . . blocked for an offense which tallied a school record 5,640 yards in total offense, including a school best 3,704 yards passing . . . helped protect Ball State quarterback Nate Davis, who set a Ball State single-season record with 30 touchdown passes plus threw for a school record 3,667 yards . . . part of a unit that blocked for nearly 2,000 yards rushing.
2006 (So.): Played in the first four games to earn second letter . . . . started the first four games at right guard . . . blocked for an offense which threw for a then school record 3,112 yards plus completed a then school record 232 passes and 27 touchdown passes.
2005 (Fr.): Played in all 11 games as a true freshman tight end to earn first letter . . . started at Eastern Michigan . . . caught first career pass at Iowa . . . moved to offensive line in spring of 2006.
High School: Earned three letters in football for Coach Matt Senffner plus earned four letters in track and four in wrestling . . . Football: Helped team to a 13-1 overall record and a second straight Illinois Class 6A State Championship as a senior . . . helped team to a 36-4 mark in his career . . . helped Providence Catholic to a 4-1 mark in the Chicago Catholic League Blue Division as a senior and a tie for the division title . . . tallied 12 catches for 211 yards with five touchdowns as a senior . . . received honorable mention on the all-state team as a senior . . . all-area and all-conference as a senior . . . managed 27 receptions for 377 yards and five TDs in his career . . . Track: Competed in the discus and had a season-best throw of 141 as a junior . . . Wrestling: Earned all-area and all-conference honors . . . helped team to one state championship, two runner-up state finishes and three Chicago Catholic League titles.
Personal: Son of Dave and Jean Cornwell . . . one brother . . . born May 8, 1987, in Oaklawn, Ill. . . . full name is Kyle David Cornwell.
|Hometown:||New Lenox, Ill.|
|High School:||Providence Catholic|