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JSerra defensive lineman Shawn Nielsen commits to San Diego State

Mater Dei's quarterback JT Daniels, right, can't get away from JSerra's Shawn Nielsen and is sacked in Santa Ana on Friday, October 20, 2017. (Photo by Paul Rodriguez, Orange County Register/SCNG)
Mater Dei's quarterback JT Daniels, right, can't get away from JSerra's Shawn Nielsen and is sacked in Santa Ana on Friday, October 20, 2017. (Photo by Paul Rodriguez, Orange County Register/SCNG)

All-Trinity League defensive lineman Shawn Nielsen (6-2, 260) of JSerra has committed to San Diego State, the junior recently announced on Twitter.

Nielsen is the first recruit from the class of 2019 to commit to the Aztecs, according to 247 Sports.

The high-energy and aggressive Nielsen was the Lions’ second-leading tackler last season with 48 and added eight sacks, which also ranked second on the team. He was selected first-team All-Trinity League last season.

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