Football


Dennis Thurow
Dennis Thurow
23

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Neuqua Valley

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205

Position:
DB

Experience:
4-4

2013 Freshman: Redshirted the 2013 season after joining the team as a walk-on prior to the season.

High School: IHSFCA All-State, Naperville Sun All-Area and All-Upsate Eight Valley first-team in 2012 after leading Neuqua Valley in tackes (135) and adding 10 TFLs, six PBUs, two sacks and one interception as a safety ... High school coach was Bill Ellinghaus ... Two-year football letterwinner and three-year letterwinner in track and field ... National Merit Scholar, Indian Prairie Scholar and perfect 36 ACT score.

Personal: Son of Mark Thurow and Diane DiVall ... Born March 16, 1995 ... Has one brother, Andrew, and one sister, Alison ... Majoring in civil engineering ... Lists soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimovic as his favorite athlete because of "the confidence and power he plays with and we're both Swedish."

Updated July 2014

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