|Hometown:||Los Angeles, Calif. - Fresno City College|
BARTON'S WSU CAREER
CAREER: Appeared in 23 games...set school records for career kickoff returns (67) and career kickoff return yards (1,578)...averaged 23.6 yards per return.
SENIOR (2011): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in 11 games and making eight starts...third on team with 49 catches for 638 yards and five touchdowns...led team with 39 kick returns for 958 yards, both marks are single-season records by a WSU senior and the second most by any Cougar...finished fifth in the conference averaging 24.6 yards-per-kick return...finished with a team-best 1,604 all-purpose yards, the seventh most in conference and good for sixth on WSU's single-season list...named to Phil Steele's Midseason All-Pac-12 third team...opened the season with touchdown catches in four straight games...had two catches for 34 yards and made first career touchdown catch against Idaho State in season opener...caught four passes for 89 yards including a 17-yard touchdown catch in the win over UNLV...served as a team captain, had six receptions for 70 yards, a 23-yard touchdown catch and finished with 228 all-purpose yards at San Diego State...made a career-high seven catches for 68 yards and a 19-yard score in the comeback win at Colorado...named Cougars Offensive Player of the Week against UCLA after matching a career-high with seven catches...named Cougars Special Teams Player of the Week after matching a career-high with seven catches and producing a 50-yard kickoff return against No. 7 Stanford...set school single-game records with nine kickoff returns for 228 yards against Oregon State in Seattle...also had a career-best 55-yard kickoff return against OSU...matched a career-high with seven catches and for a career-best 155 yards, including a 17-yard touchdown catch in the win over Arizona State...injured his knee against Utah and missed the Apple Cup...named WSU's Cougar Start Performer for dedication to academics.
JUNIOR (2010): Earned a varsity letter appearing in 12 games and earning four starts...made 19 catches for 165 yards...led team with 28 kick returns, averaging 22.1 yards-per-return...had season-best 34-yard return against Montana State...also had four punt returns ...earned Cougar Offensive Player of the Week accolades after starting and making four catches for season-high 69 yards at Oklahoma State...had three catches against USC...made three catches for 23 yards at Arizona State...had a 31-yard kickoff return in the win at Oregon State...made four catches for 32 yards against Washington.
BARTON'S FRESNO CITY COLLEGE CAREER
SOPHOMORE (2009): Two-star junior college prospect (Scout.com) started at wide receiver for head coach Tony Caviglia...named All-Central Valley Conference First Team wide receiver and played in the State Center Bowl...team went 7-4...led Valley Conference in all-purpose yards at 141.8 per game, while also ranking third in receptions (4.8 per game) and third in receiving yards at 71.5 per game...had 48 catches for 715 yards and seven touchdowns on season...averaged 28.4 yards per kickoff return on 20 attempts, including taking two back for touchdowns, with a long of 90 yards.
RS-FRESHMAN (2008): Walked-on at Fresno State University.
FRESHMAN (2007): Attended Fresno State University but did not play.
BARTON'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Two-year letterwinner for head coach David Williams...also lettered once in track and field...JUNIOR year was the starting wide receiver for a team that went 6-6 and also ran track...SENIORyear was selected as the team MVP...named to All-Los Angeles First Team Offense and All-Western League First Team Offense...starting quarterback threw for over 1,000 yards and rushed for almost 600 more...ran for 229 yards and two touchdowns, while throwing for two more scores in 32-20 win over Fairfax late in the season.
Isiah Barton...born in Los Angeles, Calif...parents Derard Barton, Sr. and Malisia Childress...has two older brothers...recipient of the Taylor Michales Cholarship of the Magic Johnson Foundation...majoring in general studies.
RECEIVING G/GS PC YDS AVG TD LG 2010 12/4 19 165 8.7 0 31 2011 11/8 49 638 13.0 5 44 TOTAL 23/12 48 803 12.8 5 44
KICK RETURNS G No. Yds TD Lg Avg/R Avg/G 2010 12 28 620 0 34 22.1 51.7 2011 11 39 958 0 55 24.6 79.8 TOTAL 23 67 1578 0 55 23.6 65.8