|Born:||July 29, 1991|
DeShawn made his debut in 2009 as a true freshman and showed promise...comes into his second season projected to see playinig time at rover...after seeing action in seven games as a rookie, he was looking forward to making major strides in spring camp but an injury hampered his development on the field...continued to work hard in the weight room...has the potential to emerge as a solid player with added experience.
AT TECH (In 2009): DeShawn saw action in a reserve role and on special teams in seven games as a true freshman...finished the year with eight total tackles...had two tackles against Pikeville and two against Southeast Missouri.
HIGH SCHOOL: As a senior at Cincinnati's Wyoming High School, DeShawn had 36 solo tackles and intercepted three passes, returning two for touchdowns...voted the team’s Best Defensive Back as a junior and senior, he was a first-team all-conference pick as a senior...three-year letterman in football, he was voted second-team All-Southwest Ohio as a senior after earning honorable mention as a junior...voted the Most Improved Underclassman in 2007, he was a two-year CHL Academic Patch recipient...during his junior year, he was picked the Tri-Cities “Beast of the Week” two consecutive weeks...played defensive back, slotback, runningback, and returned kicks and punts...also lettered in basketball and track & field.
PERSONAL: The son of Sherron Harris...birthdate is July 29, 1991...full name is DeShawn Lee-Edward Harris...majoring in chemical engineering and intends to become a veterinarian.