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2023 3-Star WVU Recruit Mari Lawton Includes Mountaineers in Top 4



West Virginia football recruit Mari Lawton officially announced the Mountaineers as part of his current top four schools via his Twitter account on Monday.

Lawton, a three-star defensive lineman according to 247Sports, listed Marshall, Coastal Carolina and Ohio in his top four, along with West Virginia, after receiving 12 total Division I offers.

The 6-foot-3, 280 pound senior at South Charleston High School in Charleston, West Virgnia, attended a camp with coach Neal Brown at the Mountaineers’ facility back in June. Lawton, a member of the ESPN Jr. 300 list and an Under-Armour All-American, is listed as the No. 1 defensive lineman in West Virginia, according to Coalfields & Co.

Through two games this season, Lawton has seven total tackles, three solo, along with 0.5 sacks and a pass defended.

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