Jon Lewis

#92 Jon Lewis

DL | r-Jr. | 6-3 | 270 | Morgantown, W.Va. | University HS

2015 (Redshirt Sophomore)

  • Played in six games
  • Added depth at defensive end
  • Finished with five tackles
  • Assisted on a tackle at TCU and at Baylor
  • Recorded his first solo tackle of the season against Maryland
  • Notched a season-best two tackles against Georgia Southern

2014 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Played in eight games
  • Saw action on 59 plays, including 52 on special teams
  • Finished with three tackles, including two unassisted

2013 (Freshman)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Played defensive line for coach John Kelley at University High
  • Named All-State 3A Second Team
  • One of West Virginia’s captains for the OVAC All-Star Football Classic
  • Honorable Mention All-State as a junior
  • Two-time Two Rivers Athletic Conference First Team
  • Played in the North-South All-Star Football Game


  • Birthday is April 18
  • Son of Junius and Rebecca Lewis
  • Father played basketball at WVU from 1976-79
  • Brother played football for WVU in 2007
  • One of three children
  • Majoring in sociology and anthropology
Totals 266690
2014Fr821 0.0

Football Awards Scholarships

By Mike Montoro | July 01, 2016

West Virginia University football coach Dana Holgorsen has announced that redshirt senior safety Khairi Sharif and redshirt junior Jon Lewis have been awarded scholarships for their hard work, determination and performance on and off the field.

Lewis Receives Nickolich Award

By Mike Montoro | April 23, 2016

Tight end Jon Lewis, a redshirt junior from Morgantown, W.Va., is the winner of the 2016 Tom Nickolich Memorial Award, as presented by the Blue and Gold News