Xavier

Lewis

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#17

Cornerback
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 200lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: LaPlace, La.
High School: East St. John HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

Skilled defensive back who can line up at any position in the secondary ... Had a promising redshirt freshman season in 2016 with action in 11 of 12 games ... Will push for playing time both in the secondary and on special teams in 2017.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Finished the season with eight tackles, with three of those unassisted ... Recorded a career-high three tackles against Jacksonville State and Southern Miss ... Also earned tackles in Southeastern Conference games against Arkansas and Texas A&M.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2015)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2015.

HIGH SCHOOL
Physical defensive back that can lock down opposing wide receivers in man-to-man situations ... Versatile athlete who lined up at quarterback, wide receiver, cornerback, punter, kicker, punt returner and kickoff returner for East St. John ... Rated as a four-star prospect by Rivals, 247Sports, ESPN and Scout ... Ranked as high as the No. 13 cornerback nationally by ESPN and the No. 8 overall prospect coming out of Louisiana by 247Sports ... Accounted for 817 yards of total offense and five touchdowns as a senior ... Member of the Rivals 250, 247Sports Top 247, ESPN 300 and Scout 300 ... Helped lead his team to a share of the District 7-5A championship and to the second round of the playoffs as a senior ... Accounted for 544 passing yards and three passing touchdowns as well as 273 rushing yards with two rushing TDs as a senior ... Selected to play in the Army All-American game where he recorded two tackles and one kickoff return for 10 yards ... Named a Sophomore All-American by MaxPreps as an underclassman ... Member of the Advocate's 2015 Super Dozen ... Earned LSWA Class 5A All-State Honorable Mention as a senior ... Attended The Opening, Nike's camp for the country's top prospects ... Coached by Phil Banko.

PERSONAL
Mother is Robin Lewis ... Born Jan. 25, 1997 ... Majoring in sport administration.

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Xavier Lewis - 2015 Football Signee Highlights