61 Drew Connell


C • 6-1
South Forsyth

At UWG: Promising, young blocking prospect back for second season with the Braves … ready for first action this fall after spending 2004 as a redshirt … bright, hard-working player who made progress during off-season and spring … will enter fall camp as a project backup behind veteran UWG blocking corps …

High School: Prepped for Coach Norris Vaughan at South Forsyth High, near Atlanta … earned all-county honors as a junior and senior … was a first team all-region choice in 2003, and captured Coach’s Award honors

Personal: Born June 14, 1985 … son of Phil and Kim Connell … lists hobbies as golf and poker … other favorites include, food: prime rib; music: country; music performer: Brad Paisley; movie: Braveheart; TV: Desperate Housewives; other sport: baseball … boyhood hero was major league pitching grant Greg Maddux; non sports hero is dad Phil … prefers Leno to Letterman … would love to meet President George W. Bush … fantasy goddess is actress Elisha Cuthbert … majoring History/Physical Education with ambition to become a teacher and coach.

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