|Hometown:||Lake Bluff, IL|
|High School:||Lake Forest|
2010 - Saw action in all 12 games as the holder on extra points and field goals ... Winner of UCLA's Jack R. Robinson Award for Highest Scholarship of a Senior Player.
2009 - Saw action in all 13 games as the holder on extra points and field goals ... Had one punt attempt on the year, a 37-yarder at Washington St. which landed inside the 20-yard line.
2008 - Did not see game action.
2007 - Did not see game action.
2006 - Did not see game action in his first season in the program.
HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered in football under coach Chuck Spagnoli at Lake Forest (IL) High ... Earned all-conference punting honors as a senior in 2005, averaging 38.5 yards on his kicks ...As a tight end, he made 22 receptions as a junior in 2004 and 10 as a senior.
PERSONAL - Full name: Danny Huyler Rees ... Born: May 17, 1988 in Los Angeles, CA ... Parents: Bill and Susan Rees ... Has one brother, Tommy, and one sister, Meghan ... Father was a longtime Bruin assistant coach/administrator (1979-93) who also worked in the NFL and is now in-house recruiter at Northwestern ... Brother, Tommy, is a quarterback at the University of Notre Dame ... Was on UCLA's baseball internet radio broadcast team ... Director's Honor Roll (3.00) in Fall 2006, Winter 2007, Spring 2007, Fall 2007, Winter 2008, Fall 2008, Winter 2009, Fall 2009, Winter 2010, Spring 2010 ... Earned spot on Dean's List (3.50 GPA) four times ... History major.