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  Casey Hughes
Casey  Hughes

Player Profile

North Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Legacy HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185




UTAH: Defensive position is corner, although he has seen most of his playing time to date on special teams.

2015--Played in eight games on special teams … one tackle against Oregon … honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic.


HIGH SCHOOL: First-team all-state cornerback and second-team all-state running back as a senior at Legacy High (Nev.) ... 2012 all-Northwest League selection ... as a senior, he made 68 tackles (50 solo and 1.0 TFL), had one interception, four pass breakups and caused a fumble, while also rushing 123 times for 1,031 (8.38 average) and 14 touchdowns ... his 1,214 all-purpose yards in 2013 included 1,031 rushing, 97 receiving, 30 on interception returns, 33 on kickoff returns and 23 on punt returns and ... rushed for 207 yards and three touchdowns against Palo Verde High ... 193 yards and two touchdowns vs. Mojave HS in 2013 ... in 2012, he had 63 tackles and one interception, while rushing for more than 1,000 yards and 14 touchdowns ... also ran track and placed second in the state in the 100 meters (10.94) and third in the 200 meters (21.95) in 2012, while also running a leg on Legacy's state champion 400 relay team ... was clocked at 4.4 seconds in the 40-yard dash.

PERSONAL: Son of Casey Hughes Sr. and Leetonia Stonum ... one brother and one sister ... has not declared a major ... born Nov. 22, 1995 in Los Angeles.

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