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Jameson Witte walking on at Iowa

Jameson Witte is headed to the University of Iowa as a preferred walk-on this year.
Jameson Witte is headed to the University of Iowa as a preferred walk-on this year.

Jameson Witte has made his college decision. The 6-foot-5, 265-pound defensive lineman from O'Fallon, MO will be joining the Hawkeyes after accepting a preferred walk-on opportunity from the Iowa coaching staff during a visit to campus this past weekend.

"I chose Iowa because I really love the family atmosphere and the great reputation of their strength and conditioning program," Witte told "Since I only started to play football my junior year, I feel like I have a lot of room to grow and I want achieve my potential. I believe Iowa is the best fit for that."

"The coaches and players that I have met made me feel like Iowa is the right place for me," said Witte. "I know that the University of Iowa will help me be successful in the future in all aspects."

In addition to Iowa, Witte had a preferred walk-on opportunities at Oklahoma State and Missouri as well as scholarship offers from Northwest Missouri State and Central Missouri.

See highlights from Witte's senior year at St. Dominic High School in the video below.

Iowa's Class of 2020 walk-ons:

Jameson Witte - 6-foot-5, 265-pound DL from O'Fallon, MO

Wyatt Wegener - 6-foot-2, 190-pound WR from Algona, IA

Josef Smith - 6-foot-4, 205-pound LB from Britt, IA

Asher Fahey - 6-foot-5, 265-pound OL from Waukon, IA

Sean Ormiston - 5-foot-11, 197-pound LB from Lena, IL

Gaven Cooke - 6-foot-1, 180-pound DB from Kentfield, CA

Zack Lasek - 6-foot-8, 245-pound DE from Ainsworth, IA

Andrew Wilson - 6-foot-4, 225-pound TE from Sterling, IL

Jamison Heinz - 6-foot-0, 191-pound WR from Humboldt, IA

Jake Fisher - 6-foot-2, 180-pound DB from Treynor, IA

Jeremy Chaplin - 6-foot-2, 245-pound DT from Waverly, IA

Jack Johnson - 6-foot-0, 180-pound WR from West Des Moines, IA

Isaiah Wagner - 6-foot-4, 212-pound WR from Pleasant Hill, IA

Aaron Blom - 5-foot-11, 165-pound K from Oskaloosa, IA