|High School:||Sylvania HS|
2010: Appeared in all ten of the varsity games during sophomore season … recorded 19 total tackles, including seven solo stops … registered four tackles on two occassions first against Maryville on Sept. 4 and then on Oct. 16 against Salisbury … recovered one fumble in the season-opener against the Scots.
2009: Participated in all four of the Hawks' junior varsity games as a freshman.
Prep: Lettered in football and basketball at Sylvania High School… recorded 282 career tackles and 11 career interceptions … was an all-county and all-region selection as a junior and senior … was named to the all-state team as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Mark Anthony Patterson … is the son of Chris and Mandy Lambert … has two older brothers, Jeremiah and Matthew, and two older sisters, Mandy and Tiffany … is majoring in Elementary Education.