Seawolves’ assistant coach Lyle Hemphill received the honor from FootballScoop
The annual event honors the 2015 senior class and announcement of team awards
The Seawolves' defensive unit allowed a nation's best 250.1 yards per game
The Seawolves defense pitches a shutout in the 20-2 victory over rival Great Danes on Saturday
The Seawolves and Great Danes will battle for The Golden Apple at 1 p.m. on Saturday
2014: Started 10 games before suffering injury ... made 23 tackles, including 11.0 for loss, and 2.0 sacks ... added a pass breakup, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble ... had a tackle vs. James Madison (11/8) ... made two tackles, including 1.0 for loss, and had a pass breakup at New Hampshire (10/25) ... had a tackle at Elon (10/18) ... had a solo tackle vs. Maine (10/11) ... made four tackles, including 2.0 for loss, and a sack at Towson (10/4) ... recorded two tackles for loss, a sack and a forced fumble vs. William & Mary (9/27/14) ... tied career-high with five tackles, including career-best 3.0 tackles for loss, at North Dakota (9/20) ... made three tackles, including 1.5 for loss, vs. American International (9/13) ... had a fumble recovery and blocked an extra point at Connecticut (9/6) ... made two tackles, including one for loss, vs. Bryant (8/28).
High School: A 2012 graduate of Deer Park High School ... second team All-Long Island ... third team Class AA All-State ... All-Suffolk County ... registered 80 tackles and seven sacks as a senior ... team captain ... played for team Long Island in Empire Challenge All-Star Game ... former high school teammate of current Seawolf Dimitry Russ.
Personal: Aaron Thompson ... born September 5, 1994 in New York ... son of Aaron and Kaylar Thompson ... two siblings.