53 Landon Lawrence
53 Landon Lawrence
Height: 6-3
Weight: 255
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Temple, Ga.
High School: Darlington School / Avon Old Farms Prep (Conn.)
Position: DE

Prep School/High School: 2017 graduate of Avon (Conn.) Old Farms Prep School, where he played the 2016 season  following three years at Darlington School...former Darlington teammate of Paladin safety Elijah McKoy and tight end Jake Walker...football coach at Avon Old Farms was Bill Mella, and coach at Darlington was Tommy Atha...saw action at linebacker, defensive end, fullback, and tight end during his prep career...originally signed to attend Air Force Prep School before enrolling at Avon Old Farms...earned team MVP and All-New England honors as a defender in 2016...as a senior at Darlington in 2015 collected all-area player-of-the-year and Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State first team honors after helping lead his squad to a 7-2A region championship, 10-2 record, and state playoff appearance...also earned all-area laurels  his junior year...placed fifth in the state in wrestling his sophomore year.

Personal:  Full name is Michael Landon Lawrence...born September 1, 1997, in Austell, Georgia...son of Mike and Philline Lawrence...has a sister, Chelsey, and a brother, Gavin...father played football at Jacksonville State and brother at West Georgia.