18 Rashawn King
At Navy: Enters the fall as the starting left cornerback ... talented player who has shown steady improvement throughout his career ... has good speed and instincts ... has the right attitude and demeanor to be a great defensive back ... impressive athlete ... missed spring ball after having surgery in the offseason on his right shoulder ... has earned three varsity letters.
2007: Started in 10 games ... missed three contests due to a shoulder injury suffered against Delaware ... recorded 53 tackles, one of which went for a loss, on the year ... also intercepted one pass and broke up two others ... had a hand in five tackles during the win at Temple ... chipped in with four tackles at Rutgers ... produced five solo stops against Ball State ... recorded four tackles, one in the backfield, and a pass breakup against Duke ... made six tackles in a victory over Air Force ... came up huge in Navy's double-overtime win at Pittsburgh ... delivered a career-best nine tackles and picked off his first-career pass in the third quarter ... on fourth-and-goal in the second overtime session, he tightly covered Darrell Strong in the endzone to force an incompletion to give the Mids a victory ... matched his career high in tackles one game later against Wake Forest, making nine stops ... made his return from injury against Army ... contributed with three tackles ... produced three tackles against Utah in the Poinsettia Bowl.
2006: Played in 12 games, missing the Rutgers contest due to an injury, and started nine of those contests ... recorded 50 tackles and broke up four passes on the year ... had a solid season opener, turning in four tackles against East Carolina ... registered three tackles against UMass ... tallied five tackles and recovered a third-quarter fumble against Stanford ... had a strong game against Tulsa, recording eight tackles ... equaled his previous week's performance with eight tackles against UConn ... recorded six tackles, including one for a loss, against Air Force ... broke up a Falcons' pass play on a fourth down in the fourth quarter to preserve Navy's win ... was in on one tackle in the loss to Notre Dame ... recorded two tackles against Duke ... recorded five tackles against Eastern Michigan ... registered two tackles and broke up a pass against Temple ... posted four tackles against Army ... had two tackles and broke up a pass against Boston College.
2005: Appeared in six games, drawing the start against Air Force ... responded with four tackles against the Falcons ... had two tackles against Tulane and one each against Kent State and Colorado State ... finished the season with eight stops.
High School / Personal: Won two letters in football at Ravenscroft High School ... named all-state twice and received team MVP recognition twice ... also excelled in track and field, claiming two state titles in the 110-meter high hurdles ... was a member of the Key Club and Habitat for Humanity ... Drexel Rashawn King ... Born-3/4/86.