Grant Dawson
Grant  Dawson

RS Senior

Winston-Salem, NC

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 230




Team White Defeats Team Black, 22-3, in Annual Spring Game

John Wolford threw two touchdown passes to lead the White team


Wake Forest vs. Virginia

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons played the Virginia Cavaliers on Saturday, Nov. 5 at BB&T Field.


Wake Forest Football vs. Florida State

Wake Forest Football vs. Florida State


Wake Forest Football vs. Indiana

Wake Forest football defeats Indiana, 33-28, on Sept. 24, 2016 in Bloomington, Indiana.


Wake Forest vs. Delaware

Wake Forest took on Delaware on Sept. 17, 2016, at BB&T Field looking to improve to 3-0 on the season.


Wake Forest vs. Tulane

Wake Forest took on Tulane on Thursday, Sept. 1, in the 2016 season opener.

Grant Dawson Profile

2015 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Finished the season with 16 total tackles ... Played a season-high 41 snaps against Indiana ... Key special teams performer on the kickoff return team ... Had a season-high six tackles vs. the Hoosiers ... Member of the kickoff return and punt return squads ... Named the Athletic Department's Weight Room Junkie by his fellow student-athletes at the Black & Golden Globes.

2014 (Redshirt Freshman)
Made his collegiate debut at ULM and had one assisted tackle on 15 snaps ... Finished the season with 15 tackles including a half-tackle for loss ... Season-high three tackles vs. Syracuse and Clemson ... Had a half-tackle for loss vs. the Orange ... Was on the field for a season-best 42 snaps at Florida State ... Had two special teams tackles on the season ... Recorded at least one tackle in 10 of 12 games.

2013 (True Freshman)
Local product who redshirted the season after joining the team as a walk-on in the preseason.

High School
A 2013 graduate of Reagan High School in Pfafftown, N.C. ... Played for coach Josh McGee his last two seasons at Reagan ... Played for coach Greg King as a sophomore ... Helped the Raiders finish 8-3 as a senior in 2012, a five-game turnaround from the previous two seasons ... Two-time all-league honoree in the Central Piedmont Conference ... Two-time member of the All-Northwest Team ... Named the CPC Defensive Player of the Year and the Forsyth County Defensive Player of the Year in 2011 ... National Honor Society member ... Volunteered with Habitat for Humanity.

Son of Harry and Lisa Dawson ... Born Dec. 29, 1994, in Winston-Salem.

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