Spring Update with Shawn Heffern
March 24, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Defensive end Shawn Heffern redshirted this fall after arriving in Bloomington from Carmel (Ind.) High School. Heffern was a three-time scout team player of the week following the Northwestern, Michigan State and Penn State games.
The 6-6, 255-pounder was a 2011 Indiana Associated Press Class 5A All-State and Indiana Football Coaches Association Top 50. Heffern earned a spot on the Indianapolis Star Super Team and collected all-conference, all-county and academic all-state accolades.
He was named the Hamilton County Defensive Player of the Year as a senior. During his final campaign, he recorded 72 tackles, 6.5 sacks, 13 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and one interception.
Heffern talked to IUHoosiers.com about his first year at Indiana:
How was your redshirt season?
Talk about how strength and conditioning coach Mark Hill has helped you:
What is your major?
Talk about contributing as a scout team player in 2012:
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