John Craven
John Craven


Spring, Texas

High School:
Klein Collins HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 290



Came out of the spring listed second on the depth chart at left guard.

2013 (Freshman): Played in 10 games, earning six starts at left guard ... Blocked for running back Kade Harrington who would go on to set a school freshman rushing record, and earn Southland Conference Freshman of the Year honors ... Protected for honorable mention All-SLC quarterback Caleb Berry who recorded the best individual season by any quarterback in school history.

High School: Played last season at the Naval Academy Prep School in Newport, Rhode Island ... Helped Klein Collins High School to an 11-1 record and an undefeated District 13-5A title as a junior ... Was named Second-Team All-District 13-5A as a senior as the Lions finished 8-3.

Personal: John William Craven was born on January 13, 1994 ... Son of Grant and Bevelyn Craven ... Majoring in Computer Science.


2014 Fall Camp - Offensive Line

Young, talented squad returns three of five starters from last season


FB HIGHLIGHTS: The Cardinals win 42-27 over Grambling

(BEAUMONT, TX) ; The Lamar Cardinals opened up their 2014 season against the visiting Grambling State Tigers. Caleb Berry passed for 389 yards and 5 touchdowns in the opener. Mark Roberts caught 2 of Berry touchdown passes and racked up 139 yards receiving. Reggie Begleton caught 12 passes for 119 yards and scored one touchdown. Lamar is now 1-0 and will travel to College Station to face the Texas A&M Aggies next weekend. Kickoff of set for 6:30 P.M. on September 6th on the SEC network.


PREVIEW: Grambling Rolls into this weekend

(Beaumont, TX) - Jordan Washington takes you through this weeks matchup for the Lamar Cardinals @ Provost-Umphrey Stadium.


Football: #IceBucketChallenge

Coach Ray Woodard and the Senior Cardinals accept Channel 6's Andrew Chernoff's #icebucketchallenge to #strikeoutALS and challenge Judge Bob Wortham and the Lamar Cardinals Men's Basketball Team.


FOOTBALL: Camp Upadate

BEAUMONT, TX: Head Coach Ray Woodard discusses camp progress and the first game of the season. The Cardinals open up season play at home against Grambling on August 30 at 7 PM.



Coach Ray Woodard and players discuss the new freshman class, camp, and what to expect for the year.

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