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Lawrence Montegut
33  Lawrence Montegut

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
La Marque, Texas

High School:
La Marque HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 220

Position:
LB

Experience:
HS

2014 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in three games as a true freshman ... registered quarterback hurry against Southern Miss.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year varsity starter at La Marque High School ... had a huge senior season ... honors included 24-3A District Defensive MVP, second-team All-Greater Houston (Houston Chronicle) and second-team All-State (Padilla poll) ... registered 59 tackles, 10 sacks, 11 tackles for loss, five quarterback hurries, two forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries in 2012 ... two of the recoveries were returned for touchdowns ... was a first-team All-District 24-4A member as a junior ... good all-around athlete who also played basketball and was on the track & field team ... quality student who sported the highest GPA for all varsity student-athletes at his school and was a first-team All-Academic selection as a senior.

PERSONAL: Son of Demetra and Lawrence Sr. ... undeclared major.