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Cowboy Football Two-A-Days: #12 and #62




Aug. 20, 2012

Laramie, Wyo. -

#12

Dan
Chistopoulos
Kicker
1976-78

Christopoulos

Another homegrown Wyoming product from Cheyenne, Dan Christopoulos was the Cowboy place-kicker from 1976 to 1978. He solidified his spot in UW history during his junior season of 1977, kicking the longest field goal in team history, hitting a 62-yard boot against Colorado State. The following year, his senior season, Christopoulos led the Pokes in scoring with 71 total points while earning All-Western Athletic Conference honors. He also excelled in the classroom earning Academic All-WAC honors all three season he lettered (1976-78).

Current Cowboy to Wear #12:

Sonny Puletasi
Sophomore
6-3 / 241
Defensive End
Lawton HS
Lawton, Okla.


In Remembrance:

Ruben Narcisse
Junior
6-1 / 214
Linebacker
Chaminade-Madonna Prep
Miami, Fla.

*-The name of Ruben Narcisse, who died in a car accident on Sept. 6, 2010, will remain on the Wyoming roster until his freshman class of 2010 graduates as his teammates and coaches wish to continue to honor him as a member of the Wyoming Cowboys. His class indicates the year in school he would be this season.

Beginning on July 13, we will count down the 50 days to kickoff of the 2012 Wyoming Cowboy football season with a new feature titled "Cowboy Two-A-Days". Each day for 50 days leading up Wyoming's season opener at Texas on Sept. 1, we will feature some of the great Cowboys who wore jersey numbers 1-99 during their playing careers. Read More | Twitter | Facebook



 

 

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