WR Kyle Newell
6-4, 225 pounds, 4.6-seconds in the 40
Bethlehem (Pa) Catholic High School
Prospect Ranking...4-star prospect and No. 11 DE in the nation by Scout.com. All-American and No. 6 player in Pa by SuperPrep
Accomplishments...Had 38 receptions for 660 yards and 64 tackles and six sacks on defense. Named 4-A all-state by PA Football News.
NC State recruiter...Greg Williams...Academics...Projects as an academic qualifier with a 2.9 GPA and 1,190 SAT score.
The recruiting scene...Newell boasted close to 30 offers and made official visits to NC State, Virginia, Maryland, Tennessee and Boston College. After his last official visit to Virginia, reportedly narrowed down to the Pack and Cavs. Committed to NC State on Jan 27.
Scouting report....Newell is a versatile athlete that could play WR, TE, DE or LB. Has a tremendous frame and athleticism and even earned offers to play basketball. Will begin his career at WR for NC State but if continues to bulk up, could end up at TE or DE.