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About Austin P. Duke

Austin P. Duke is the definition of a true hometown hero. As a Charlotte native, Austin kicked off his career as a standout Wide-Receiver at Independence High school. His efforts on-and-off the field earned him a D1 scholarship to The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where he was apart of their inaugural football team where he graduated with a B.S. in Business Marketing. As the universities all-time leading Wide-Receiver, Austin established an impressive record in Catches(253), Yards(3,437) and Touchdowns(25). In 2017, Austin's hard-work and dedication would pay-off as he was picked up as an Undrafted Free Agent by the home team, The Carolina Panthers. Austin spent two seasons with The Carolina Panthers as a practice squad member from 2017-18.

While Austin is still in-pursuit of his dreams as a professional athlete; he continues to pour into his community. By providing opportunities for competitive football, youth development and community involvement through the same platform that has helped shape and mold him into the man he is today, football.


Independence High School - Charlotte, NC


NCAA D1 - UNC Charlotte


XFL 2020 - NY Guardians


NFL - Carolina Panthers

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