Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2014: Charted as a starting defensive tackle ... one of seven members of Duke’s defensive front with 600+ career snaps of experience ... in 23 career games, has 34 tackles, 0.5 tackle for loss, one fumble recovery, one PBU and four QB pressures ... has 2+ tackles in 10 career games including a career-high five stops against both N.C. State and Wake Forest in 2013 ... enters the 2014 season with a streak of nine consecutive games with 1+ tackle ... has played 644 snaps ... in the program’s post-spring strength and conditioning evaluation, led the team in the back squat lift (550 lbs.) while ranking tied for third in the bench press (410 lbs.) ... had four tackles in the annual Spring Game.
2013: Played in all 14 games ... recipient of the program’s Sonny Falcone Iron Duke Award which is presented annually to one offensive player, one defensive player, and one player in the developmental program for their year-round commitment to strength training and conditioning ... posted 31 tackles, 0.5 tackle for loss, one fumble recovery, one PBU and four QB pressures ... had 2+ tackles in 10 games including a season-high five stops in victories over both N.C. State and Wake Forest ... added four tackles in the win at Virginia Tech ... fumble recovery came against Navy ... on the field for 543 total snaps.
2012: Played in 10 games ... missed weeks against Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech and Miami ... credited with three tackles ... on the field for 101 total snaps.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Shelby under coaches Chris Norman and Lance Ware ... listed as the No. 80 strongside defensive end in the country by 247Sports.com and the No. 94 overall defensive end in the nation by ESPN.com ... helped Shelby to four-year record of 38-18 with four state play-off appearances including consecutive berths in the state 2-AA semifinals in both 2010 and 2011 ... first team 2A all-state pick by NCPreps.com following senior season ... three-time All-Cleveland County pick (2009-10-11) by the Shelby Star ... four-time All-South Mountain Athletic Conference selection ... as a senior, posted 91 tackles, 16 tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks and five caused fumbles ... in junior season, logged 78 tackles, 24 tackles for loss and 14.5 sacks ... as a sophomore, registered 70 total tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, three caused fumbles and two fumble recoveries en route to earning Co-Cleveland County Player of the Year honors from the Shelby Star.
PERSONAL: Son of Beverly Wray ... born October 3, 1993 ... majoring in sociology.