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Nick Newman

Class: Sophomore
Position: LB
Height: 6-4
Weight: 210

Previous School: Battlefield HS

Hometown: Gainesville, Va.

2013 (Fr.):
• Played in 10 of 12 games as a true freshman
• Started his first career game against Kentucky Wesleyan
• Finished the year with 15 tackles (10 solo, five assisted)
• Recorded four tackles in his first collegiate game at Kent State
• Three stops against Kentucky Wesleyan
• Finished with two tackles against VMI and Brevard

• Graduate of Battlefield High School, where he was a four-year letterwinner
• Started a defensive end as a sophomore, helping lead team to Virginia AAA state championship
• Started as wide receiver and linebacker during final two seasons of high school
• As a junior, earned first team all-district and first team all-region honors as a linebacker and second team all-district as a wide receiver
• Named District Defensive Player of the Year following senior season
• Earned first team all-district, all-region and all-state as a senior linebacker
• First team all-district and all-region receiver in 2012
• Inducted into the Fairfax County Hall of Fame

• Son of Sam and Kim Newman
• Father, Sam, played football at Shippensburg University
• Birthday is June 13
• Business administration major