Cornett, kickers star in final spring practice event.
UNLV: A walk-on reserve defensive lineman who will look for his first playing time this fall.
2012: Redshirted season after joining the program.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played two seasons (2010-11) at Cabrillo College located in Aptos, CA ... Recorded 35 tackles during his two-year tenure with the Seahawks.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of St. Francis Central Coast Catholic HS ... A three-year letterwinner playing both sides of the line under coach Joe Gregorio ... Was a two-time first-team all-conference selection ... Named all-county by the Santa Cruz Sentinel two years in a row ... Led the county in sacks two years in a row ... Also played four years of varsity baseball and three years of varsity basketball.
PERSONAL: Gerald Elias Norton was born Jan. 8, 1992, in Gilroy, CA ... The son of Irma and Randy Norton ... Has three older brothers, Eddie Padilla, Leo Padilla and Randy Norton; and one older sister, Gloria Reiman ... Majoring in criminal justice.