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William Townsend
William  Townsend

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Norland

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 217

Position:
Safety

Birthdate:
08/23/1994

Experience:
1L

Major:
Public Health


03/25/2015

Football Releases Depth Chart Following Spring Practice

Green Wave set to return 23 lettermen which started games in 2014, including four of five offensive linemen

03/14/2015

Football Nears End Of Spring Drills With Saturday Session

Green Wave to conclude practice on Sunday from 8-10 a.m. at Yulman Stadium

03/11/2015

Football Continues Spring Drills With Indoor Session

Green Wave move to New Orleans Saints Facility with focus on special teams and option before scrimmaging

03/04/2015

Football Continues Spring Drills With Wednesday Practice

Green Wave fine tune all three phases of the game with an eye on Saturday's scrimmage

08/29/2014

Game Notes

09/13/2014

Tulane vs. Southestern Louisiana - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

Tulane hosted Southeastern Louisiana in the first night game on campus since 1974 - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

2014: Played in nine games with one start as a redshirt freshman…totaled nine tackles (7 solo, 2 assists)…tallied a season-high eight tackles (6 solo, 2 assists) in a starting assignment vs Georgia Tech (9/6)…added a solo stop at Tulsa (8/28).

2013:
Did not play as a true freshman and redshirted the season.

High School: Four-year letterman at Norland High for coach Daryle Heidelburg...rated a two-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com...received a 70 rating while ranking as the No. 208 safety in the country and the No. 401 recruit in the state by 247Sports.com...helped lead the Vikings to a combined 41-11 overall record, a 10-2 showing in District 16-5A play, four trips to the state playoffs, a state championship as a junior and a runner-up showing as a sophomore...as a senior, earned honorable-mention all-state and third-team all-county honors after posting four interceptions...as a junior, had 39 tackles, eight pass break-ups and two interceptions...recorded six tackles as a freshman...also lettered three years in track and field...off the field, was a member of the Heritage Panel, Teen Court, Sigma Beta and Mu Alpha Theta while earning Superior Achievement in Biology and Academic Excellent Computer for College Careers.

Personal: Born William Alexander Townsend, Jr., on Aug. 23, 1994, in Hialeah, Fla...son of Nadine Cayemitte...has one brother, James, and two sisters: Camisa and Christien...majoring in public health.

Townsend's Career Defensive Statistics

Year GP/GS UT/AT/TT TFL/Yd Sks/Yd FF Fr/Yd PBU Int/Yd Bk
2014 9/1 7/2/9 0.0/0 0.0/0 0 0/0 0 0/0 0