|High School:||Springdale Har-Ber HS|
2009 – Did not see any action for the Lions in 2009
In 2008: Sat out the 2008 campaign as a redshirt.
In high school: A two year starter for coach Chris Wood at Springdale Har-Ber HS … Newell was a two-star Rivals.com recruit … A member of the 2007 Arkansas 7A runner-up team … Newell was a first team All-Conference and All-Area selection and helped lead his team to a conference championship … Also a member of the track team at Springdale
Personal: Born on January 18, 1990 … Newell is the son of Curtis and Onna Newell … majoring in business at Southern. … Favorite thing about Lion football: Teammates/friends … I’d like to star in a music video with: Pussycat Dolls