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Derrick Shaw
Player Profile:
Derrick Shaw 3144211
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 228
Year: Junior
Hometown: Alabaster, Ala.
High School: Thompson
Other College: Murray State

Overview
Hard-hitting linebacker joining the Wolves for the 2018 campaign ... transferred to UWG from Division I Murray State ... prepped at Thompson High School in Alabaster, Ala.  

2017
Played in nine games as a sophomore at Murray State ... had 15 tackles with 11 solo stops ... had a career-high five tackles against Eastern Illinois on October 14, 2017. 

2016
Appeared in all 11 games as a true freshman at Murray State ... Had one start against Tennessee State ... Made 11 tackles with six solo ... Recorded one quarterback hurry against Tennessee State ... Recorded on fumble recovery and one forced fumble


High School
Was a three-year starter for the Warriors ... In his senior year, racked up 130 tackles, 3.0 sacks and forced three fumbles ... In 2015, helped lead team to first winning season in nearly a decade ... Was a two-sport standout at Thompson, also playing basketball


Personal
Born Derrick Shaw on September 18, 1998 in Birmingham, Alabama ... Son of Derrick and Kalissa Shaw ... Has one sister, Kayla ... Majoring in business

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