2014 Lobo FB Renewals
#9 Richard Winston
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 220
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Chandler HS
Experience: 1 Letter
NEW MEXICO: A good-sized linebacker who added eight pounds to his frame during the 2013 offseason ... needs to continue to learn the defensive scheme to play faster ... has practiced at both inside and outside linebacker ... his size makes him a better fit on the outside ... a midyear enrollee in 2012 who is going through his second offseason with the program as he enters 2013 spring practice.

2012 (TRUE FRESHMAN): Played in the season opener against Southern but missed the rest of the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Mid-year enrollee who looks to contribute to the team in 2012 as a true freshman...played both inside and outside linebacker during spring practice, which give him a better chance of seeing the field in the fall...played for coach Shaun Aguano at Chandler High School...honorable mention All-Arizona Division I in 2011 as voted by the Arizona Republic...averaged five tackles per game and recorded a pair of sacks on the season...Chandler advanced to the second round of the Division I playoffs.

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 30, 1993 in Gilbert, Ariz.... age is 18...full name is Richard Sytell Winston IV...son of Richard III and Mildred...has two sisters, Tessa and Brittany, and one brother, Lewis...major is international business.