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Wiston Jeune
29  Wiston Jeune

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Malden, Mass.

High School:
Malden

Last College:
Moorpark JC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210

Position:
DB

Experience:
1L

Jeune Bio Action 2009 (JUNIOR): Accumulated seven tackles in seven games as a reserve safety ... season-high four stops came in the opener versus Buffalo ... missed five games with an ankle injury.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Transferred from Moorpark Junior College, where he played free safety for two seasons ... earned second team All-Conference honors as a sophomore at Moorpark ... also team co-defensive player of the year and captain in 2007 ... ranked second on the team in tackles with 57 (40 solos-17 assists) in 2007, along with three interceptions (for 33 yards), three pass break-ups, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery ... selected Moorpark's Comeback Player of the Year in 2006 after undergoing thumb surgery ... coached by Jim Bittner at Moorpark ... Moorpark won 19 games during Jeune's time on the roster ... three-year varsity letterwinner at Malden High School for coach Richard Cullen ... versatile player who saw action at cornerback, fullback and wide receiver throughout his prep career, while also handling kicks and punts ... All-League honoree his senior year who was also recipient of his team's Will to Win Award ... team captain had three interceptions as a senior for a 9-2 squad that advanced to the league title game ... chosen Malden High's Defensive Player of the Year his junior season ... four-year member of Malden's basketball team, earning defensive player of the year and All-Star honors as a senior ... was also a part of the track and field team his junior year in high school.

PERSONAL: Came to the United States from Haiti when he was 12 years old ... parents are Amizial Jeune and Rosena Joseph ... has one brother and one sister ... full name is Wiston Bobby Jeune ... last name is pronounced "June" ... born 1/21/87 (St. Mark, Haiti) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.

Wiston Jeune's Career Stats
Year GP Solo TK Assist TK Total TK TFL Sacks INT Fum C/R BK PBU QB HRY
2009 7 1 6 7 0.0-0 - - - - - -
Total 7 1 6 7 0.0-0 - - - - - -

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