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Connor
Arlia
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Weirton, W.Va.
Height: 5-9
Weight: 181
Sport: Football
Position: WR

Biography

-An Iron Mountaineer honoree in 2013 spring for excellence in the weight room
-Named the 2013 Tom Nickolich Award recipient, WVU’s top walk-on

2012 (So.)
-Started at inside receiver and used on special teams as well
-Played in nine games
-Finished with seven catches for 43 yards, including a long of 14 yards
-Nabbed two catches at Iowa State, including a long of seven yards
-Saw extended playing time at Oklahoma State, finishing with three catches for 25 yards
-Long catch of 12 yards at Oklahoma State
-Registered his first career catch against JMU and finished with one catch for 14 yards

2011 (Fr.)
-Saw limited action on special teams
-WVU Defensive Scout Team Champion: Pitt

High School
-Started for Coach Bob Kramer at Weirton Madonna
-Two-time first team all-state selection
-Named MVP of state championship game
-Selected MVP of North-South All-Star game
-Invited to play in the U.S. Army Combine Wendy’s Heisman winner
-An All-Valley and All-OVAC honoree

Personal
-Birthday is Jan. 21
-Son of Mike and Maribeth Arlia
-One of three children
-Majoring in athletic coaching education
-Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
-Academic All-Big 12 Football First Team
-Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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