Height /Weight: 5-10 / 210
Hometown: Lithonia, Ga.
High School: Martin Luther King HS
Major: Sport Management
At Delaware: Second-year linebacker who will once again play a key role in the middle of the Delaware defense • projected as the No. 2 middle linebacker behind two-time All-Colonial Athletic Association standout Paul Worrilow but could also fight for a starting spot on the outside • undersized at 5-10 and 210 lb. but makes up for it with determination and a head for the game • often cited by head coach K.C. Keeler for his intelligent play • had one tackle in spring game.
2011 Season: Earned first letter as a true freshman • one of only five true freshmen to see action for the Blue Hens and the only one to start more than five games • played in all 11 games and started each of the final nine contests after taking over starting middle linebacker spot at the Delaware State game due to an injury to Jessel Curry • led all UD freshmen in tackles and ranked eighth on the squad with 37 tackles, including 15 solo stops • also had 1.5 tackles for loss and recovered a fumble • posted five or more tackles four times led by a career-high 10-tackle effort vs. Old Dominion • also made seven stops the next week vs. Maine and had five tackles each against Towson and Richmond late in the season • recovered a fumble vs. Villanova in the season finale • earned spot on Colonial Athletic Association Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Played linebacker for head coach Mike Carson at Martin Luther King High School • earned first team All-State honors by the Associated Press as a senior • was a two-time first team All-Region 2 all-star and earned first team All-Dekalb County laurels both seasons • team captain who earned team’s community service award • led team and the state in tackles as a senior in 2010 with a school record 177 • set a school record with 19 tackles in one game • also had two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery • team went 8-4 in 2010, won the regional title, and advanced to the second round of the state tournament • served as Senior Class President • National Honor Society student • also competed in track and field as a shot putter and sprinter…also recruited by William & Mary, Pennsylvania, and Western Carolina.
Personal: Patrick Demarcus Callaway • son of Patrick and Katrina Callaway • born Sept. 9, 1993 • youngest member of the team in 2011 • honor student as a sport management major • served internship with the UD Athletics Marketing Office during 2012 Winter Session • one of team's most active community service volunteers • has two older sisters…father played college basketball at Francis Marion College.
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