As 2016 season is near, there was one more honor from the 2015-16 academic year.
Fifteen Huskies were honored for their achievements in the classroom
Huskies hitting the field to get ready for 2013 season.
Huskies prepare for a 2013 season that has a star-studded schedule.
15 practices will end with playing of Blue vs. White Game on April 21
2015: Senior who was awarded a scholarship during 2015 summer camp after originally joining the team as a walk-on…saw most of his duties on special teams…had one tackle in the St. Petersburg Bowl vs. Marshall (Dec. 26)…was UConn’s nominee for the Burlsworth Award, given to the top player in the country who started their career as a walk-on.
2014: Played in eight games as a key cog on special teams...finished the season with four tackles...made stops vs. Temple (Sept. 27), at No. 18 East Carolina (Oct. 23) and at Memphis (Nov. 29).
2013: Saw time in five games on special teams...named to the 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
2012: Played in the season-opening game vs. UMass (Aug. 30)...was named to the 2012 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
2011: Named to 2011 BIG EAST All-Academic team.
High School: Lettered as a starting safety and back-up quarterback in 2010 ... helped team to Central Connecticut Conference Division II Championship as a senior ... played on the ice hockey team and served as the captain for the baseball team.
Personal Profile: Jeremy Poirier Claflin ... born on Sept. 3, 1993 ... an accounting major.