DeShawn Dowdy
DeShawn  Dowdy


Akron, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 222




Bearcat Bowl VI (AP)

Images from the annual culmination to spring practice

Enrolled in school in January of 2012 and will play during the spring ... ranked as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247sports.com ... graded as a top 100 wide receiver in the class of 2012 and the No.55 prospect in the state of Ohio in the 2012 class by ESPN ... rated as the No.27 tight end in the 2012 class and the No.29 prospect in the state of Ohio in the class of 2012 by Rivals.com .... ranked as the No.55 tight end in the class of 2012 and the No. 77 prospect in the 2012 class in the state of Ohio by 247sports.com ... rated as the No.52 outside linebacker in the class of 2012 by Scout.com ... selected to the 2011 Associated Press Ohio Division III first-team ... garnered 2011 Ohio Division III Northeast Inland All-District first team honors ... earned first-team All-Akron City Series honors as a senior at North High School ... named a 2011 Muscle Milk All-Ohio Defense honorable mention ... prior to his senior season he was ranked No.12 on Cleveland.com's Top 50 Northeast Ohio high school football players ... hauled in 36 receptions for 430 yards and four touchdowns and recorded six sacks and two fumble recoveries as a junior ... earned Eddie George Scholar Athlete of the Week honors as a senior ... participated in the 2011 Thanks4Giving All-Star Football Game in Akron ... partook in the NFL's High School Player Development program prior to his senior season ... chose UC over Maryland, Iowa State, Purdue and West Virginia among others.