58 Nick White
58 Nick White
Height: 6-2
Weight: 260
Year: Fr.-RS
Hometown: Cookeville, Tenn.
High School: Cookeville
Position: DL

A former state wrestling champion, Nick has gone through a learning process during his first season n the Golden Eagle roster and is ready to embark upon his playing career in 2011...working at the Anchor position in the middle of the defensive line...has great strength which he continues to improve...shows a positive, can-do attitude...knows how to battle...gets the most of his abilities...a walk-on for the Golden Eagles...joined the team in time for 2010 spring drills...excellent job in the classroom, making himself a fixture on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll all three semesters he's been enrolled.

AT TECH (In 2010): Nick was a redshirt during his first season on the Golden Eagle roster...worked with the scout teams and learned the system...also one of the tam's most dynamic players in the weight room.

HIGH SCHOOL: A three-sport standout at Cookeville High School...played three season on the football team under coach Jerry Joslin...starter in the defensive line for the Cavaliers...also played the scout position...named all-region...member of the CHS wrestling team, he placed fifth as a junior and first in the state as a senior...also competed on the track & field team in the shot put, reaching the Great 8 in the state meet.

PERSONAL: Nick's guardians are his aunt and uncle, Elizabeth and Edward Stevenson...born April 1, 1990 in Hoopa, Calif...full name is Nick Woodrow Hugh White...majoring in EXPW and Physical Education.