University of Miami Athletics
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Waynmon Steed

position

Linebacker

Height

6-0

Weight

222 lbs.

Class

Redshirt Junior

Hometown

Miami, Fla.

High School

Miami Central

2020 (Redshirt Junior): Had half-tackle for loss in season opener against UAB (Sept. 10)…Lone tackle in road win at top-20 Louisville (Sept. 19) was 1-yard tackle for loss…Finished with one tackle in romp of rival Florida State (Sept. 26)…Saw action against top-ranked Clemson (Oct. 10).

2019 (Redshirt Sophomore): Did not see any game action while recovering from offseason surgery.

2018 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in five games…Totaled three tackles, one tackle for loss and one fumble recovery…Made career debut in win over Savannah State (Sept. 8), finishing with two tackles, 1.0 TFL (three yards) and first fumble recovery…Saw action vs. North Carolina (Sept. 27)…Played at Virginia (Oct. 13)…Had one tackle in win at Virginia Tech (Nov. 17)…Saw action in regular season finale vs. Pittsburgh (Nov. 24).

2017 (True Freshman): Did not see any game action, redshirted to retain eligibility…Served as member of practice squad.

High School: Consensus-three-star linebacker prospect by 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout…Ranked No. 21 inside linebacker nationwide by Rivals…Rated No. 13 inside linebacker in Top247 Rankings and No. 25 inside linebacker on 247Sports’ Composite Rankings… Suffered torn ACL during senior year… Missed junior season with shoulder injury…Finished sophomore season at Central with 83 tackles, leading team to state championship…High school teammate of fellow early enrollee Navaughn Donaldson at Miami Central…Coached by Roland Smith at Central…Chose Miami over offers from Colorado, LSU and NC State, among others.