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UW's Porter Nominated For AFCA Good Works Team

Jul 21, 2021

Washington's Race Porter has been named a nominee for the 2021 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team, the American Football Coaches Association announced today.

Porter, a sixth-year senior from Seattle's O'Dea High School, has been the Huskies' starting holder for the last four years, and was the starting punter all of last season.

He has earned his degree and was named to the Pac-12 Academic Honor Roll in 2019. Porter has also made a difference off the field with his advocacy of the importance of mental health.

Nominees for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team, in its 30th year, are provided by sports information directors from divisions across the nation. A total off 109 student-athletes with stories of exemplary community service, alongside their academic dedication and impact on and off the field were nominated this year.

Click here for the full list of nominees and more info on the team.