Stephan "Deuce" Askew II from Mallard Creek High has decided to attend the U.S. Naval Academy. Askew, a 6'0 220 pound outside linebacker was a key member of the Mavericks' 2013 NCHSAA State 4A Championship team.
He completed an outstanding 2013 season with several honors. He was selected on the 2013 NC Shrine Bowl team.
Other honors include:
All Mecka 8 Conference 2012 & 2013
All Charlotte Observer 2012 & 2013
All Mecklenburg County 2012 & 2013
All-State NCPreps.com 2012
Askew finished with 52 career sacks in which is a school record and an unconfirmed state record.
"It is a true blessing to be able to receive an education and compete at the highest level while attending this great institution. I am proud to say I will one day serve this country as a Naval officer. Go Navy beat Army!" stated Askew.