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Kevin Ward
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Kevin  Ward

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Homer Glen, Ill.

High School:
Providence Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
12/12/1994

08/28/2015

Game Notes: Iowa vs. Illinois State

Hawkeyes open 2015 season Saturday, Sept. 5 at 11:01 a.m.

12/28/2013

Outback Bowl Hospital Visit

Six members of the Iowa Hawkeyes visited patients at the Tampa General Hospital on Saturday.

2014 - - . . . Did not see action in first half of season due to injury . . . saw action in 48-7 win over Northwestern, but had no statistics as defense allowed just 180 yards total offense.

2013 - - Redshirted after joining program as a walk-on.

High school honors - - Earned first team all-conference and all-area honors as a senior . . . Career - - helped prep team advance to state playoffs as a junior and senior . . . recorded 82 tackles as a senior . . . returned one of two interceptions for a touchdown and recovered two fumbles . . . also had eight punt returns for 112 yards . . . recorded 88 tackles as a junior, along with two forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries . . . two-year football letterman who also lettered three years in track (400-meters).

Personal - - Born 12/12/94 . . . open major . . . member of National Honor Society and High Honor Roll as a prep . . . earned academic all-state honors . . . parents are Laurel and Brian Ward . . . his father, Brian, played college football at Illinois . . . brother of sophomore OL Ryan Ward . . . high school coach was Mark Coglianese.

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