For the release from UConn and their incredible stories click here but former cornerback and recent third round NFL draft pick Dwayne Gratz and softball player Dana Hughes are the recipients of the Kinsman Award, the counseling program’s highest honor for a student-athlete.
In recent weeks Gratz has opened up on his personal story here. This is tremendous news on top of all the rest lately for him and his family. Good stuff…
Congratulations to both D-Gratz and Dana ….
Here’s a look at how they did in the big events.
The cornerbacks worked out today and for UConn that means Dwayne Gratz and Blidi Wreh-Wilson.
Linebacker Sio Moore and defensive end Trevardo Williams put up some serious numbers during their drills on Monday.
More on that in a minute.
Gratz tied for first among corners in the bench press with 22 reps. He also ran a 4.47-second 40-yard dash which was 14th best among corners. Gratz was fifth in the vertical jump with a leap of 38 inches. Gratz tied for 12th in the Broad Jump 10 feet, 5 inches.
Wreh-Wilson was fourth in the Broad Jump, 10′ 8″. The two-time Huskies captain ran a 4.53 40 and had 14 reps on the bench press and got up 36.5″ in the vertical. Continue reading
Talking with Dwayne Gratz pre NFL Combine. Check out his story..