D.J. Lawson

#50      6-0     225      Sr.  
Indianapolis, Ind. (Pike)

Career: D.J. moved into the starting lineup at multiple positions as a junior.
2012: Tallied 47 tackles, 6.5 tackles-for-loss and 2.5 sacks on the Engineer defensive line and as a linebacker...had a career-high nine tackles at Mount St. Joseph...added seven solo tackles, two tackles-for-loss and one sack against Bluffton...contributed six tackles and one tackle-for-loss against Kalamazoo, along with six tackles and one-half sack in the Manchester victory...forced and recovered a fumble at Franklin.
2011: Recorded 18 tackles, including eight solo efforts, for the defensive and special teams units...had a season-high seven tackles at Anderson...added career-high totals of 2.5 tackles-for-loss and 1.5 sacks at Bluffton...had five tackles and one tackle-for-loss at Earlham.
2010: Appeared in seven games to earn a varsity letter...played on defense and special teams.
At Rose-Hulman: Member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity and the National Society of Black Engineers.
Prep Career: Academic all-state and all-league honoree...had seven sacks as a senior and 11 as a junior...National Honor Society.
Personal: Electrical engineering major