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Trae Waynes
Trae Waynes

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Kenosha, Wis.

High School:
Bradford

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 182

Position:
CB

Experience:
2L


07/08/2014

Calhoun, Drummond & Waynes Named To Bednarik Award Watch List

The Bednarik Award has been presented to college football's defensive player of the year since 1995.

04/27/2014

2013 Spartan Football Awards Banquet Recap

All-American Darqueze Dennard voted Most Valuable Player by his teammates.

03/20/2014

Spartans Honored at State Capitol

Spartans recognized for winning the 100th Rose Bowl Game.

12/29/2013

Under-the-Radar Spartans Making a Difference

From Connor Kruse to Trevon Pendleton to Ed Davis, several unsung heroes have helped MSU reach the Rose Bowl.

12/27/2013

Unsung Heroes Play Vital Role on Nation's Top-Ranked Defense

'Play the next' mentality has helped MSU win nine consecutive games and a Big Ten Championship.

10/18/2014

Michigan State 56- Indiana 17

10/11/2014

Michigan State 45 - Purdue 31

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio likes his team's resilience.

Now it's time to develop a knockout punch.

Connor Cook threw three touchdown passes and Nick Hill ran for two scores Saturday, but No. 8 Michigan State still needed a late interception return for a touchdown to hold on 45-31 at Purdue

09/27/2014

Michigan State 56 - Wyoming 14

09/23/2014

September 23 Practice Update

12/29/2013

Michigan State Media Day

11/30/2013

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Minnesota - 11/30/13

USATSPI: Michigan State vs. Minnesota - 11/30/13

11/16/2013

Michigan State @ Nebraska

Michigan State @ Nebraska

10/05/2013

Michigan State vs. Iowa

Michigan takes on Iowa on the road

12/29/2012

Michigan State vs. TCU (AP)

Michigan State vs. TCU (AP)

Career Stats | Game-by-Game Statistics: 2012 | 2013 | 2014

• MIDSEASON ALL-AMERICAN (FIRST TEAM: SI.COM; SECOND TEAM: CBSSPORTS.COM; THIRD TEAM, PHIL STEELE)
• MIDSEASON ALL-BIG TEN (PHIL STEELE)
• BEDNARIK AWARD, NAGURSKI TROPHY, THORPE AWARD WATCH LIST

CAREER NOTES: Fourth-year player enters his second season as a starting cornerback . . . listed No. 1 on the depth chart at boundary corner after starting at field corner in 2013 . . . two-year letterwinner has 78 tackles, five interceptions and nine pass break-ups in 30 career games, including 21 consecutive starts . . . featured on preseason watch lists for the Bednarik Award (defensive player of the year), Thorpe Award (nation's best defensive back) and Nagurski Trophy (nation's most outstanding defensive player) . . . named to College Football Performance Awards Defensive Back Trophy Watch List . . . listed among the nation's Top 10 defensive backs (No. 5) to watch in 2014, according to NFL.com's Bucky Brooks.

2014 SEASON (JUNIOR): Named Midseason All-American by SI.com (first team), CBSSports.com (second team) and Phil Steele (third team) . . . Midseason All-Big Ten selection by Phil Steele (first team) . . . has started all seven games at boundary corner . . . has 23 tackles this season, including two for losses (9 yards) . . . tied for team lead with two interceptions and ranks tied for first with four pass break-ups . . . had a career-high two tackles for loss (9 yards), including a 4-yard sack, and also broke up a pas at Indiana . . . tallied 20 production points to lead the secondary at Purdue; had five tackles and a fumble recovery early in the fourth quarter against the Boilermakers . . . led the secondary with 22 production points in victory over No. 19 Nebraska; tied his career high with two interceptions and also posted career bests in tackles (7) and pass break-ups (2) . . . collected four stops against Wyoming . . . had four tackles and a pass break-up at No. 3 Oregon.

2013 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Started all 14 games at field cornerback . . . honorable mention All-Big Ten pick by the coaches and media . . . named to the CollegeFootballNews.com All-Sophomore Team (second team) . . . recipient of MSU's Tommy Love Award (most improved player: defense) . . . collected 50 tackles, including 1.5 for losses . . . had eight passes defended (three interceptions, five pass break-ups) . . . ranked eighth on the team with 132 production points . . . recorded his third interception of the season and tallied three tackles against No. 5 Stanford in the 100th Rose Bowl Game . . . credited with four stops in the Big Ten Championship Game against No. 2 Ohio State . . . recorded the first two interceptions of his career and had two tackles against Minnesota . . . collected five tackles, including a 3-yard loss, at Northwestern . . . posted five tackles, recovered a fumble and broke up a pass in victory at Nebraska . . . collected three tackles and a pass break-up against No. 23 Michigan . . . had five stops and a pass break-up at Illinois . . . recorded three tackles, including a half tackle for loss (1 yard), against Purdue . . . registered five tackles vs. Indiana . . . tallied a career-high six tackles at Iowa and totaled 26 production points . . . posted four stops and tallied 26 production points at No. 22 Notre Dame.

2012 SEASON (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Appeared in nine games, primarily on special teams, to earn his first letter . . . recorded five tackles . . . played a majority of snaps at cornerback in the 2012 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl against TCU and tallied a career-high three tackles; was also credited with a half sack (1 yard) against the Horned Frogs . . . collected two tackles at Central Michigan . . .

2011 SEASON: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Selected to play in the 2011 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Game in Oshkosh (withdrew) . . . rated among the nation's top cornerbacks (No. 73) . . . ranked among the country's top safeties by Scouts, Inc. (No. 94) . . . listed among the Midwest's top prospects by SuperPrep (No. 67) . . . rated among Wisconsin's top seniors by Rivals.com (No. 14) . . . two-year starter for Coach Jed Kennedy at Bradford High School in Kenosha, Wisconsin . . . first-team all-state and all-region selection as a senior by the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association despite missing three games with knee and leg injuries . . . also named first-team All-Southeast Conference in 2010 . . . posted 38 tackles, two interceptions and four pass break-ups as a senior . . . featured on the preseason watch list for the Jim Leonard Award, presented to the state's top senior defensive back by the Wisconsin Sports Network . . . recorded the fastest time in the 40 (4.37) at the 2010 Midwest Ultimate 100 Camp . . . honorable mention all-conference pick as a junior . . . earned first-team all-county honors as an outfielder in 2010 after leading the Red Devils in home runs (3) and finishing second in batting average (.452, 28-of-62) . . . also produced eight doubles and three triples as a junior while being caught stealing only once in 26 attempts . . . Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association honorable mention all-district selection and first-team all-conference choice as a sophomore . . . finished third in the 100 (10.85) at the 2011 Division I state track & field championships . . . 2010 county indoor track champion in the 60- and 220-yard dashes . . . son of Ron and Erin Waynes . . . born July 25, 1992 . . . psychology major.

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