Hog Futures Hayden Henry:

Little brother plans to sidestep shadow

By: Tim Cooper
Published: Sunday, August 6, 2017
Pulaski Academy's Hayden Henry prepares for a play during a game against Little Rock Christian on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, in Little Rock.
Photo by Jimmy Jones
Pulaski Academy's Hayden Henry prepares for a play during a game against Little Rock Christian on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, in Little Rock.

He has a name fans of the Arkansas Razorbacks are familiar with, but Little Rock's Hayden Henry is determined to prove he's also got game.

HAYDEN HENRY

At a glance

CLASS;Freshman

POSITION;Linebacker

HEIGHT/WEIGHT;6-3, 215 pounds

HOMETOWN;Little Rock

HIGH SCHOOL:Pulaski Academy

AGE;18. (born Feb. 14, 1999)

NOTEWORTHY; Played on three consecutive state championship teams for the Bruins. … Made 39 solo tackles and assisted on 54 more as a senior. He intercepted 4 passes, broke up 10 passes and made 9.5 tackles for loss. … He was named the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Defensive Player of the Year. … Also recruited by the Air Force Academy and the Naval Academcy. … The son of Mark and Jenny Henry. … His father was an All-Southwest Conference center for the Razorbacks and his brother Hunter was an All-American tight end for the Razorbacks.

The 16th in a series profiling newcomers to the Arkansas Razorbacks football team.

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