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#00 Ben Canby

Height 6-1
Weight 210 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Mount Pleasant, Iowa
High School Mount Pleasant

Hawk-Item – – Joined the program as a walk-on for spring semester, 2016.

2016 – – Did not see any game action.

High school honors – – Earned first team all-district honors as a junior and senior . . . Career – – Two-year letterman as tight end, defensive end and punter . . . averaged 34.5 yards per punt on 38 punts as a senior, with a long of 50 yards . . . averaged 37.4 yards on 49 punts as a junior, with a long of 56 yards . . . team captain as a senior . . . also lettered in basketball and track.

Personal – – Born 3/16/97 . . . chemical engineering major . . . parents are Deb and Tony Canby and Marcy and Randy Stroud . . . earned academic all-district honors as a junior and senior . . . high school coach was Shawn Striegel.