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Silas Firstley
54  Silas Firstley

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mesquite, Texas

High School:
Poteet HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 265

Position:
DL

Experience:
1L

2012: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Played his prep ball at Poteet High School in Mesquite, Texas ... first team All-District 15-4A as a senior ... named district defensive MVP as a junior and was named third team All-State by the Associated Press ... led the Pirates to a 12-3 record in 2010 and a share of the district title en route to the first state semifinal appearance in school history ... had 90 tackles and 10 sacks in 2010 ... averaged nine tackles and a sack per game.

PERSONAL: Full name is Silas Anthony Firstley ... parents are Ryan and Ana Firstley ... has one brother and two sisters ... born 3/25/94 (New Orleans, La.) ... undeclared major.

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