35 - Brent Grinna
Brent Grinna
Height: 6-2
Weight: 240
Year: Senior
Hometown: Postville, IA
High School: Postville
Position: FB
At Brown: Is expected to step into the starting role at fullback this season...Caught one pass for 8 yards and ran for 20 yards in the Spring Game...Junior: Ran the ball 29 times for 106 yards and also caught 15 passes for a total of 123 yards and one touchdown...Averaged 13.7 yards per catch...Had a career high of 36 yards rushing on 4 carries against Harvard...Had a career best receiving day against Yale with 4 receptions for 38 yards and a touchdown...Secondary School Background: A graduate of Postville High School where he lettered in football, track, baseball, and basketball...Football team captain and All-State selection as a senior... Rushed for 1,000 yards as a junior and 1,500 yards as a senior...State of Iowa winner of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Student-Athlete of the Year...Personal: Brent J. Grinna, born December 12, 1981...The son of Gary and Nancy Grinna... Brent has two siblings, Brad and Blaine...Enjoys boating on the Mississippi, weightlifting, camping, and being with friends...International Relations concentrator.