Daquinn Cheek
35  Daquinn Cheek
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Atlanta, GA

High School:
Collins Hill

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 200

Position:
LB

Age:
20


COLLEGE: Did not see action last season ... WWU Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week ... Attended Western previous year, but did not participate.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain as senior at Collins Hill High School ... Helped Eagles reach first round of Class 5A state playoffs ... Credited with 34 tackles and forced 1 fumble ... Starting fullback on offense ... Also earned one letter in wrestling, placing sixth at state tournament (189 pounds) ... Attended Shaw High School (Columbus, GA) previous two years ... Earned two letters as special teams player ... As sophomore, helped Raiders to 11-1 record, league title and quarterfinals of Class 3A state playoffs as junior to 11-2 record, league championship and state semifinals ... Also lettered two years in wrestling, placing sixth as junior at state.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in marketing ... His brother, Thomas, played football at Buffalo State University.