Sunday, January 12, 2020

Persistence Pays Off

After four years as an offensive analyst for the University of Washington former Dartmouth defensive lineman Derham Cato '05 has been named the Huskies' tight ends coach. (LINK) Cato, who also coached at Dartmouth after a playing career that included a stint in the CFL with the Toronto Argonauts, with the NFL Europe's Frankfurt Galaxy organization and in arena football, coached for two years at Davidson and was a grad assistant for three years at Vanderbilt.

Find his University of Washington bio HERE, his Dartmouth playing bio HERE and an old highlight video below.

Two Dartmouth players have been selected to the 53-member Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star team.

Chosen from Dartmouth were linebacker Jack Traynor and receiver/return specialist Drew Estrada. Only three other Ivy Leaguers were among the players chosen. Find the full list of honorees HERE.

From the release announcing the winners (LINK):
Each of the nominees were required to have a minimum grade point average of 3.20 (on a 4.00 scale) in undergraduate study and have been a starter or key player with legitimate athletics credentials.