Career Statistics entering 2017: 1 game played.
2016 (Junior): Appeared in only season opener at Marist ... reserve linebacker.
2015 (Sophomore): Opened preseason camp as a fullback ... moved back to linebacker prior to first game ... did not appear in a game ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2014 (Freshman): Did not appear in a game as a reserve linebacker ... moved to fullback prior to 2015 spring practice.
Bishop Moore Catholic High School: Member of 2013 Orlando Sentinel “Central Florida Super 60” … 2013 Orange County All-Star Team … team captain of football squad at Bishop Moore … named Bishop Moore’s Outstanding Linebacker as a senior … two-year starter at linebacker … led team in tackles as a senior with 92 … helped team to fifth consecutive district title as a senior … advanced to sectionals in weightlifting as a junior in 219-pound weight class.
Personal: James Kirk Lawton III … born Nov. 17, 1995 in Orlando, Florida … son of Mike and Tracey Velt … has one sister, Sofia (10) … uncles, Jeff Tomer and Don Morehouse, played football at Bethany College ... majoring in economics.
|Hometown:||Lake Mary, Fla.|
|High School:||Bishop Moore Catholic|