Caron spent the season on the six-game injury list after suffering an injury in the first pre-season game.
In addition to being a CIS All-Canadian and a RSEQ all-star, Caron was the recipient of the President’s Trophy as the outstanding defensive player in Canadian Interuniversity Sport in 2011, his second season as a Stinger. Caron had 43.5 tackles, three sacks and one fumble recovery in 2012, including one 10-tackle game against McGill on Sept. 28. 2012 saw Caron register 60 tackles, two sacks and one interception in nine games played. 2011, his President’s Trophy year, was filled with career-bests, including 67 solo tackles, 23 assisted tackles, 3.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and five interceptions, three of which were returned for touchdowns. In 2010, Caron made 45 tackles, two sacks, one interception and two forced fumbles.