17 Daiwon Nelson
17 Daiwon Nelson
Height: 6-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bridgeport, Conn.
High School: Bullard-Havens Tech
Position: LB
Major: Health Sciences

Before Franklin Pierce: Four-year letterwinner at Bullard-Havens Technical High School (Conn.)...All-State selection as both a junior and a senior...Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball and a three-year letterwinner in track & field at Bullard-Havens...As a junior, qualified for the state championship in track & field in the 100-meter dash, the 200-meter dash and the 4x100-meter relay.

Personal: Son of Howard and Shelleann Nelson...A health sciences major...Has two brothers, Howard Jr. and James.