Trae Waynes

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Trae Waynes


Trae Waynes is a cornerback for the Michigan State University Spartans of the Big Ten Conference. He was named a 2014 pre-season third team All-American by Phil Steele.

High School

Waynes attended Bradford High School in Wisconsin. He missed three games due to injury but was still a first team all-state selection as a senior. Waynes finished his senior season with 38 tackles, two interceptions and four pass break-ups. A two-year starter, Waynes came out of high school ranked as one of the top 100 corners in the country by Scouts, Inc.


Waynes redshirted in 2011 at Michigan State. As a red-shirt freshman in 2012 he appeared in nine games, mainly as a special teams contributor. Waynes recorded five tackles on the season. He emerged as a force at corner in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl a...