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Winn Bulks Up, Then Bulls Over

Posted: December 16, 2012 at 4:52 a.m.

Tony Travis, right, Pea Ridge coach, and quarterback Dayton Winn helped the Blackhawks win their first playoff game in nearly a decade.

After watching Dayton Winn rush for more than 2,000 yards over his first two seasons in a Pea Ridge uniform, Blackhawks coach Tony Travis knew the 143-pound tailback would be the main focus of opposing defenses this past season.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR

DAYTON WINN

Pea Ridge

POSITION: Running back

CLASS: Senior

HEIGHT: 5-8

WEIGHT: 160

NOTABLE: Rushed for 2,181 yards and 21 touchdowns this season. ... Finished his career with 4,383 yards rushing. ... Was a two-way starter this season and returned kickoffs and punts.

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