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Elijah

Wroten

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Offensive Tackle
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 320
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Oreland, Pa.
High School: Germantown Academy

Bio

PRIOR TO DUKE: Lettered and started all four years at Germantown Academy under coach Matt Dence ... consensus three-star prospect by ESPN.com, 247Sports.com and Rivals.com ... the No. 71 offensive guard in the country according to 247Sports.com and listed at No. 82 by ESPN.com ... two-time team captain and three-time Philadelphia Daily News All-City Team honoree ... first team Class AA All-EasternPAFootball.com and first team Philadelphia Inquirer all-area selection following senior campaign ... USA Today American Family Insurance ALL-USA Pennsylvania Football Team first team selection as a defensive lineman as a senior ... defensively, finished career with 105 tackles, 32.0 TFL, 18.0 sacks and one INT ... after senior season, received first team All Inter-Ac accolades as an offensive and defensive lineman ... received a Pennsylvania Mini Max High School Award from the Maxwell Football Club following final season ... as a junior, picked up first team All-Inter-Ac honors as an offensive lineman.

PERSONAL: Born April 18, 2001 ... son of Stephanie and Charles Wroten ... cousin, Daryl Worley, earned three letters (2013-14-15) at West Virginia as a defensive back, was selected in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Carolina Panthers and spent the 2016 and 2017 seasons with the Panthers before joining the Raiders for the 2018 campaign ... cousin, George Williams, was a three-year letterman (1987-88-89) at Notre Dame as a defensive tackle and was a member of the Cleveland Browns in 1992.

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The Duke Football Report 8/26/19
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