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Dakota Conwell
Dakota Conwell


Pittsburgh, Pa.

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 217



Last School:
Upper St. Clair HS


Offense Wins Spring Football Game

Arizona's quarterbacks combined for 27-of-49 passing for 349 yards and eight touchdowns.


Cats Practice Friday Afternoon

University of Arizona football continued its spring practice season with a workout on Fri., March 22, at Kindall Field/Sancet Stadium.


Football Friday with Griffey and Conwell

A quick Q&A with freshmen WR Trey Griffey and LB Dakota Conwell.


Cats, Cardinal Collide On The Farm

Arizona (3-2, 0-2 Pac-12) vies for its first conference victory at No. 18 Stanford (3-1, 1-1 Pac-12) on Saturday. The game will be televised nationally on FOX at Noon (PDT).


Copper-Clad Cats Host No. 18 Oregon State

Unbeaten and 18th-ranked Oregon State visits Arizona Stadium for a Pac-12 showdown with Arizona on Saturday night. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be broadcast live on the Pac-12 Netowrks.


Arizona takes on Pac-12 foe Oregon State

Arizona football features Copper helmets against Oregon State

2012: Played in 10 games ... Was one of six true freshman to play on defense during the season ... Made his season debut at Stanford on Oct. 6 ... Played a reserve role at linebacker ... Recorded seven solo and five assisted tackles for a total of 12 ... Had 3.0 tackles for a loss of 12 yards ... Picked up his first career sack in the South Carolina State game, also for a loss of 10 yards ... Broke up two passes.

High School: Pennsylvania Sportswriters 4A First-Team All-State honors ... PrepStar All-East ... Chesapeake Bowl All-Star game ... Rated as the state's No. 2 outside linebacker prospect ... Two-time Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fabulous 22 selection ... East 100 No. 39 ... At quarterback, he rushed for 1,097 yards and passed for 1,087, rushing for an amazing 35 TDs and passing for 18 ... Team won the Great Southern Conference title and played in state championship game in 2011 ... Recorded 38 tackles and an interception on defense ... Ran for 1,085 yards on 167 attempts with 16 TD runs, and was 62-121 passing for 916 yards.

Personal: Son of Dane and Mary Conwell ... Majoring in pre-business ... Older brother, Dane Jr., also starred at Upper St. Clair, the University of Indiana and California University (Pa.) ... Father played at West Virginia and was a member of the 1981 Peach Bowl Champion squad.

Career Stats
Year G/GS UA-A Total TFL-Yds Sack-Yds PBU
2012 10/0 7-5 12 3.0-12 1.0-10 2
Total 10/0 7-5 12 3.0-12 1.0-10 2