Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 6/26/13
Last season, South Carolina QB Connor Shaw suffered ligament injuries and a stress fracture that caused him to miss the regular season finale against Clemson. Now, Shaw is fully healed, and in advance of opening camp as the starting QB, he’s celebrating his health in interesting ways. According to Josh Kendall at The State, Shaw recently went skydiving, and would like to do so again. Apparently, Shaw undertook his skydiving expedition without the knowledge of the coaching staff, but if he makes another attempt, you can bet that everybody will be in the loop. Per Kendall: “I don’t think (the coaches) know yet,” Shaw said Tuesday in an interview with GoGamecocks.com, “so we’ll see how that goes.” Regardless, Shaw is ready to jump again as soon as he gets a chance. “It was an incredible rush,” he said. “I think we jumped out at 17,000 feet and opened our chute at 5,000. It happened so fast. It felt like you were just floating up in the air. I would absolutely do it again.” Shaw participated in a tandem jump (a requirement for first-time jumpers) on a trip with friends to Skydive Carolina in Chester on Saturday. “I want to go [...]
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