48 - Blake Howarth
Blake Howarth
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Year: Fr.-R
Hometown: Lamar, Mo.
High School: Missouri Valley College
Position: DB

Prior to Southern - Howarth originally signed with the Lions in 2009, but transferred to Missouri Valley College where he redshirted. 

In High School - Howarth played for coach Scott Bailey at Lamar High School in Lamar, Mo. ... A three-year starter for Lamar, Howarth was a first team All-State selection at defensive back this season ... He was also a first-team All-Conference, All-District and Joplin Globe All-Area selection, while being a second team All-State selection by the Missouri Sportswriters ... A two-way star for Lamar, Howarth was also an All-Conference and All-District selection at quarterback.