|Hometown:||San Mateo, CA|
|High School:||Junipero Serra High School|
|Features: Oakland Tribune (10/20/12)|
CAL CAREER (Updated Career Stats): One of only three active players to have played in all 38 games possible over the last three seasons from 2009-11 (others are Dominic Galas and Isi Sofele) and has also made one start, seeing action primarily on special teams and also as a backup linebacker ... has contributed 35 tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss (-1 yard), two pass breakups and one fumble recovery.
2012 (Game-By-Game Stats): Listed as one of the team's backup inside linebackers on the post-spring depth chart ... posted one tackle in the spring game.
2011 (Game-By-Game Stats): Played in all 13 games including the first start of his career vs. Presbyterian when he recorded two tackles and a pass breakup ... totaled a career-high 15 tackles and one pass breakup ... had a career-high four tackles in the season opener vs. Fresno State ... posted three stops vs. Oregon State ... had two tackles in the Holiday Bowl vs. Texas ... had one tackle on four different occasions at Washington, vs. USC, at UCLA and at Arizona State.
2010 (Game-By-Game Stats): Played in all 12 games off the bench, and was one of the squad's top special teams players while also playing backup linebacker ... posted a season-high three tackles at Nevada, added two against UC Davis including the first Cal tackle of the season, along with the first fumble recovery of his career ... had a single tackle on five other occasions vs. Colorado, at Arizona, vs. Arizona State, vs. Oregon and vs. Washington ... had the first pass breakup of his career against Arizona State.
2009 (Game-By-Game Stats): Played in all 13 games off the bench and was one of the squad's top special teams player while also playing backup linebacker ... had a season-high-tying two tackles both vs. Eastern Washington and at Stanford, adding his a half tackle for loss (-1 yards) against the Eagles ... had single tackles in six other contests vs. USC, vs. Washington State, vs. Oregon State, vs. Arizona, at Washington and in the Poinsettia Bowl vs. Utah ... had at least one tackle in each of his last five games ... enrolled at Cal for the 2009 spring semester and took part in spring drills.
2008: Greyshirted ... a member of the 2008 signing class
JUNIPERO SERRA HS: Selected to the All-Far West team by SuperPrep as a senior in 2007 ... ranked No. 47 among the country's best linebackers and No. 83 overall in California by Rivals ... graded as a three-star prospect and the No. 27 linebacker in the country according to Scout ... registered 50 tackles, 3.0 sacks and two forced fumbles as a senior, while adding 291 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 48 carries ... selected as the Western Catholic Athletic League Linebacker of the Year as a senior, as well as second-team All-CCS and first-team All-WCAL ... posted 80 tackles and 3.0 sacks during his 2006 junior campaign, when his squad was 9-3 overall and reached the semifinals of the Central Coast Section playoffs.
PERSONAL: Full name is John Patrick Robert Hurrell ... born August 3, 1990 ... parents are Findlay and Helena Hurrell ... major is American studies.
CAREER GAME HIGHS
Tackles: 4 (vs. Fresno State, 2011)
Tackles For Loss: 0.5 (vs. Eastern Washington, 2009)
Tackle For Loss Yards: 1 (vs. Eastern Washington, 2009)
Fumble Recoveries: 1 (vs. UC Davis, 2010)
Pass Breakups: 1 (twice, last vs. Presbyterian, 2011)
LAST UPDATED: July 25, 2012