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WVU's Askew-Henry named to Thorpe Award Watch List

Doug Gulasy
| Monday, July 23, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Steph Chambers | Tribune-Review

Aliquippa graduate Dravon Askew-Henry, a redshirt senior safety at West Virginia, was named Monday to the Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Watch List for the top defensive back in college football.

Askew-Henry finished fourth on the Mountaineers with 57 tackles as a junior and added an interception and four pass breakups. He was named All-Big 12 Honorable Mention.

A three-year starter at WVU, Askew-Henry twice earned all-state honors at Aliquippa.

The Thorpe Award winner will be announced Dec. 6.

Doug Gulasy is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Doug at dgulasy@tribweb.com or via Twitter @dgulasy_Trib.

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