Prospect Update: Syvelle Newton

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Syvelle Newton.

Syvelle Newton

Quarterback - Bennetsville, SC (Marlboro Co HS)

#3 Prospect in South Carolina


6-2, 205, 4.41

310lbs bench


As a junior he Newton passed for 1761 yards and 23 touchdowns and rushed for
2063 yards and 24 scores. Selected to the SC North-South All-Star Game.


South Carolina



North Carolina




Wake Forest



Visits w/ player comments:

Clemson 1/10  - "They have been honest with me the whole time. They
have been struggling from the quarterback position since Woodrow Dantzler
left. I just feel that is a good chance for me to go in and play. The offense
they run that is similar to what we run at Marlboro. It will not be new to me,
and I will be ready to go right then."

South Carolina 1/17 - "South Carolina has a great coaching staff. Their
quarterback situation is about the same (as Clemson) and I just feel I can go
in and play my freshman year. "


UCLA 1/24 - "They have been recruiting me since the beginning. For some
reason they came over here just to recruit me.  It makes me feel if they
have to come all the way across the country to recruit me then they got a lot
of interest in me. I just want to give them a chance. "

Listen to the full interview with Mickey Plyler here.


"South Carolina was really like a final decision. But ever since they
signed the two quarterbacks I'm not sure. No leader but Clemson has moved up a
whole lot."

* Listen to "Plyler on Sports" weekdays 4-7PM on 1070AM in Upstate SC. Also Listen to the Logan Steakhouse's Sunday Night Recruiting Show with Mickey Plyler every Sunday night from 7 to 9 on 1070AM and 103.1 FM in Upstate SC. *

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