February 4, 2007

Newton makes Southlake connection

Over the past five seasons Southlake (Texas) Carroll has won four 5A Division-1 State Championships. Last month the Dragons won their third consecutive title with high expectations for a fourth heading into next season. The main reason may be the return of 2008 running back Tre Newton alongside returning 2008 quarterback Riley Dodge.

Newton had 125 yards on 13 carries with three touchdowns in the 5A State Championship game this year against Austin Westlake to help lead his team to victory. With offers already on the table from Nebraska, Kansas, and Ole Miss the attention seems to continue to build for the talented junior, including some looks from Oklahoma.

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