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  Casey Hughes
Casey  Hughes

Player Profile

North Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Legacy HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195




UTAH: In the mix to play at strong safety.
2015–Played in nine 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 … sociology major … born Nov. 22, 1995 in Los Angeles.

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