Cardinals enjoyed several strong special team performances last season
The Cardinals lost on the road to McNeese State this Saturday night. (Lake Charles, LA)
Cardinals beat Nicholls (Beaumont, TX)
2011: Played in Lamar's 58-0 season-opening win over Texas College (9/3).
High School: Played for coach Kevin Rush at Forney High School ... Earned three varsity letters and helped Forney to a 9-2 record and a District 15-4A championship as a senior ... Earned Second-Team All-District 15-4A honors as a junior and senior ... Finished with 103 tackles and 12 sacks as a senior, and posted 55 tackles and three sacks as a junior ... Added five forced fumbles and a pair of interceptions during senior campaign ... Was also a regional qualifier in powerlifting.
Personal: Lawson Alan Hartwick was born on Dec. 1, 1990, in Colorado City, Texas ... Son of Larry and Kristi Hartwick ... Has a brother, Landon, and a sister, Lauren ... Majoring in business education.