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UConn’s Nick Williams Among Finalists For Pop Warner National College Football Award

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From the organization Pop Warner Little Scholars Inc….

POP WARNER ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR THIRD ANNUAL NATIONAL COLLEGE FOOTBALL AWARD

Annual award presented to a Pop Warner alumnus for athletic, academic and community leadership

LANGHORNE, Penn. (November 13, 2012) –Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc., the nation’s largest and oldest youth football, cheer and dance organization, today announced the finalists for the third annual Pop Warner National College Football Award. The 2012 finalists include Duke University quarterback Sean Renfree; University of Miami running back Mike James; University of Michigan offensive guard Patrick Omameh and University of Connecticut wide receiver Nick Williams. Continue reading

More Honors For UConn’s Sophomore Sensation Yawin Smallwood

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From UConn….

University of Connecticut redshirt sophomore linebacker Yawin Smallwood (Worcester, Mass.) picked up three more honors on Tuesday for his performance in UConn’s 24-21 win over Maryland on Saturday.

Smallwood was named the Football Writers Association of America/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week, the Chuck Bednarik Defensive Player of the Week from the Maxwell Football Club of Southampton, Pa. and the ECAC Defensive Player of the Week. On Monday, Smallwood was named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week. Continue reading