9  Wes Holcombe
Wes  Holcombe


Rabun Gap, Ga.

High School:
Rabun County HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185



Western Carolina at Texas A&M - Post-Game Notes


Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Western Carolina over Mercer, 24-21

Detrez Newsome scores game-winning TD in game's final minute


Western Carolina vs. Mercer - Post-Game Quotes


Western Carolina vs. Presbyterian: Post-game Quotes


Catamount Football Falls at Tennessee, 55-10

Detrez Newsome rushes for a career-high 128 yards and a TD

2014 (Freshman): Saw action in three games at quarterback, each in a reserve role ... Finished 1-for-3 for 12 yards ... Made his collegiate debut late in the game at Presbyterian (Oct. 4) ... Tossed an interception on his first pass attempt at PC ... Completed his first pass for a 12-yard gain against Chattanooga (Nov. 1) ... Credited with two rush attempts against Chattanooga ... Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll ... Playing for the Gold squad, connected on 14-of-29 passes for 185 yards and a touchdown in WCU's annual Spring Game

Prior to Western Carolina: Passed for over 3,500 yards in his final two seasons of high school including over 2,300 yards and 16 touchdowns as a junior ... Was an offensive honorable mention at QB on the 8-AA All-Region team ... In addition to quarterback, also played in the defensive secondary as a prep, moving to the position primarily as a senior after a thumb injury ... Played for former Catamount Lee Shaw at Rabun County HS.


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