Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#95 Jowyn Ward
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 295
Year: Junior
Hometown: Katy, Texas
Experience: 2 Letters

At Arizona: Moved to offensive line during the fall of 2012 ... Started USC, Oregon State and Colorado games in 2011 ... Nine tackles, 1.5 for losses ... Career-best three hits against Oregon State ... Redshirted in 2010 ... Lettered in each of his first two years as reserve ... Played in four games as backup in 2009 with a tackle at Stanford ... Pitched in and helped bolster the line depth as a true freshman in 2008, appearing in five games ... Had a tackle in the second game against Toledo and recovered a fumble against Washington State.

High School: All-District 18-5A First-Team as a defensive lineman in 2007 ... PrepStar All-Midlands ... Dave Campbell's Texas Football Top-20 DL ... 5ATexasFootball DL Super List ... Reported 80 tackles and four sacks his senior year ... Logged 71 tackles as a junior ... Two-way lineman for head coach Joe Sheffy, offensively as a short-yardage blocker, and scored a touchdown on a fumble recovery against Alief Taylor ... All-District 18-5A Second-Team Defense as junior ... Eighth place in the 2007 5A Region III track meet in the shot put.

Personal: Majoring in economics ... An outstanding student recruited by the service academies.

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