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De'Niro Laster
De'Niro Laster

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Cleveland, Ohio

High School:
Cleveland Heights HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 230

Position:
LB

Experience:
1 Letter

Major:
Undeclared


08/18/2014

Fall Camp '14: Linebackers Preview

Damien Wilson and De'Vondre Campbell will lead returning linebackers

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2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in nine games, making seven tackles • Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Recorded two tackles in his Minnesota and collegiate debut against Eastern Illinois • totaled two stops against Middle Tennessee • played on special teams at Michigan and on defense against Northwestern • recorded one tackle against Purdue • notched .5 sack at Illinois • played against Iowa and at Nebraska • made .5 tackle-for-loss at Wisconsin.

2013: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Cleveland Heights High School • helped lead team to an 8-2 record as a senior and a 5-2 mark in division play • had 70 tackles, four sacks and two forced fumbles in 2012 • also played wide receiver as a prep athlete • coached by Jeff Rotsky • previously played for Shaker Heights High School • earned a three-star ranking from Rivals.com and Scout.com • ranked as the No. 137 athlete in the nation and the No. 67 overall prospect in Ohio by ESPN • listed as the No. 35 outside linebacker in the nation and the No. 34 overall prospect in Ohio by Rivals.com • ranked as the No. 63 overall prospect in Ohio by 247Sports.com.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 19, 1994 • son of Donald and Kitt Laster.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Headed To NFL

4/30/2016

The Gophers had two players – Eric Murray and De’Vondre Campbell – selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday.

2016 NFL Draft Preview: De'Vondre Campbell

4/28/2016

De'Vondre Campbell should hear his name called this week at the NFL Draft. The linebacker led the team in sacks with 4.0 and finished third in tackles.

Three Gophers Honored by NFF

4/27/2016

Christenson, Mortell, Thomas awarded for outstanding academics by the National Football Foundation

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