Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2012: Reserve safety ... offers experienced depth ... could push for playing time ... in 12 career games, has six tackles ... has played 80 career snaps.
2011: Played in six games ... saw action against Richmond, Stanford, Boston College, Tulane, Georgia Tech and North Carolina ... logged six tackles ... had two tackles in tilts versus Richmond, Stanford and Tulane ... on the field for 46 total snaps.
2010: Played in six games on special teams ... saw action against Elon, Wake Forest, Alabama, Army, Boston College and Georgia Tech ... on the field for 34 total plays.
2009: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Two-year letterman at Dorman under David Gutshall ... listed as the 27th-top cornerback in the country by ESPN.com ... all-area selection by the Spartanburg Herald-Journal in 2008 after posting 24 tackles, seven PBUs and three INTs ... in 2008, helped Dorman to a 13-1 record, national ranking as high as No. 12 by USA Today national rankings and berth in the state 4A Division I semifinals ... had 43 tackles and six INTs as a junior while Dorman went 10-3 and reached the second round of the state playoffs ... participated in the annual South Carolina North-South All-Star game ... All-Mid Atlantic Region pick by SuperPrep.
Personal: Son of Karl and Rhonda Sowell ... born January 18, 1991 ... high school teammate of fellow Duke football team member Walt Canty ... majoring in sociology.