The Mids were shut out in the second half for the first time since 2013 in a 35-7 loss at Duke.
Senior linebacker from Cedar Park, Texas
Junior guard from Franklin, Tenn.
Junior linebacker from Mason, Ohio
Junior quarterback from Buhl, Ala.
Army-Navy Football 12-10-16
Navy-Temple Football 12-3-16
Dec. 10, 2016
Navy-Tulsa Football 11-12-16
Navy-Fordham Football 9-3-16
• At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart at inside linebacker behind Hudson Sullivan and Connor Dorris ... has good size and can run ... earned valuable experience at the end of the year when he started in the AAC Championship Game and the Army game ... has earned one varsity letter.
• 2016: Played in all 14 contests and started two of the final three games ... began the season as a member of special teams, but stepped up as injuries started to mount for the Mids ... finished the year with 32 tackles and a fumble recovery ... started against Army where he produced a career-best 12 tackles ... made his first career start in the AAC Championship Game against Temple, subbing in for Hudson Sullivan ... turned in six tackles and returned a kickoff nine yards against the Owls ... recorded six tackles at SMU ... turned in three tackles at East Carolina ... returned a pair of kickoffs against Tulsa for 21 yards, including a long return of 14 yards ... turned in a solo stop at USF ... pitched in a tackle on special teams in the win over Memphis ... contributed a solo tackle at Tulane ... turned in a pair of tackles on special teams in the conference opener against UConn ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids’ opener against Fordham where he recovered the Fordham fumble on the opening kickoff.
• 2015: Did not see any varsity action.
• High School / Personal: A 2014 graduate of Wayne County High School, Heflin attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2014-15 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned letters in football (4) and track & field (3) ... a two-time all-region football player who earned Honorable Mention All-State recognition his junior year ... led the team in tackles his junior and senior year ... football team advanced to the Sweet 16 in the Georgia AAAA State Playoffs his junior year and the Final Four during his senior season ... an All-State selection in track as a junior and senior, he was a regional qualifier in the shot put and discus as a sophomore and a state qualifier his junior year ... a 2013 Wendy’s Heisman Award winner ... captain of both the football and track & field teams ... served as Class President his junior and senior years ... son of Mike and Julie Heflin ... majoring in political science.