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LaShawn Vation
LaShawn Vation

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Irving, Texas

High School:
MacArthur

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 194

Position:
Safety

Birthdate:
06/20/1987

Experience:
1L

Major:
Human Development & Family Studies


2007 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
Played in five games on special teams ... saw some defensive action, but mostly played special teams ... recorded a tackle in the opener at SMU.

2006 - REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Scout team member.

2005 - FRESHMAN SEASON
Redshirt season.

MacARTHUR HIGH SCHOOL
MacArthur High School in Irving, Texas ... Top 300 overall prospect nationally (Max Emfinger Recruiting) ... Three-Star recruit (TheInsiders.com, Rivals.com) ... Top 50 Safeties nationally (CollegeFootballNews.com) ... No. 24 safety prospect nationally (TheInsiders.com; Rivals.com) ... No. 62 overall prospect (Scout.com Southwest Hot 100) ... No. 60 overall prospect (Scout.com Texas Hot 100) ... No. 69 overall prospect (Rivals.com Texas Top 100) ... No. 23 overall prospect (Dallas Morning News Area Top 100) ... Houston Chronicle State Top 100 ... Dallas Morning News All-Area Team ... posted 101 tackles, five interceptions and two fumble recoveries during senior season ... all-District 6-5A selection ... named District 8-5A Defensive Player of the Year following sophomore and junior seasons ... 86 tackles, three sacks, four interceptions, six pass breakups and two fumble recoveries during junior season ... averaged over 25 yards per kick return ... 4.52 forty ... tremendous lower body strength with 400+-pound squat ... also recruited by Maryland, Houston, Connecticut, Mississippi State, New Mexico State, Oklahoma State, TCU and Washington State ... High School Coach: David Beaty.

PERSONAL
LaShawn Vation ... born June 20, 1987, in Dallas ... son of Fallon Howard and Leonard Carter ... has an older brother, Edwin, and a twin sister ... enjoys Playstation ... majoring in human development and family studies.

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