Mitch Watson | #33 | OLB
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
Previous School: Mallard Creek HS
2015 (Sophomore): Played in all 11 games...Finished fourth on the team with 53 tackles, 24 of them solo...Blocked a 22-yard field goal attempt in overtime Oct. 17 vs. Limestone to force a second overtime period...Led team with five quarterback hurries...Notched 3.0 tackles for loss and a pass breakup...Forced a fumble vs. Tusculum Oct. 3...Had six tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss, two quarterback hurries, and a pass breakup vs. Bowie State Sept. 12...Career-high nine tackles vs. Catawba Oct. 31.
2013 (Freshman): Appeared in two games and made two tackles.
Personal: Played under Mike Palmeri at Mallard Creek...Comeback Player of the Year...Led the I-Meck Conference in forced fumbles in conference play...Also wrestled and ran track for the Mavericks...Mother is Renee.