High School: Played three seasons of varsity football at Nederland High School ... Passed for 823 yards and five touchdowns as a senior and 941 yards and 11 touchdowns as a junior ... Picked up 206 rushing yards as a senior ... In addition to playing quarterback, also played tight end and defensive back ... Named District 20-4A Player of the Year in basketball as a junior and was a first-team selection as a senior... Was named District 20-4A Newcomer of the Year in basketball as a freshman.
Personal: Dionte Forney was born on April 26, 1992, in Beaumont, Texas ... Son of Kenneth Forney and Debra Carrier ... Majoring in kinesiology.