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A.J. Mejia
A.J.  Mejia

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fairfax, Va.

High School:
Paul VI

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 180

Position:
PK

Pronunciation:
m eh - H EE - ah


10/07/2017

Virginia vs. Duke (USATSI)

Check out the USA Today photo gallery from the Virginia Football game against Duke.

09/02/2017

Virginia vs. William & Mary (USATSI)

The Cavaliers begin the 2017 season by playing host to the Tribe.

AT VIRGINIA
2017
- Appeared in all 13 of UVA's games ... set the UVA freshman record for most points kicking with 61, breaking the previous record held by Kyle Kirkeide (60, 1993) ... made collegiate debut against William & Mary and was a perfect 4-of-4 on PATs ... made first collegiate field goal against Indiana, connecting on a 22-yard attempt to put UVA up early, 3-0 ... connected on a 28-yard field goal against UConn ... was also a perfect 5-of-5 on PATs ... was 7-of-7 on PATs at Boise State ... went 4-of-4 on PATs against Duke ... made both of his field goal attempts at North Carolina ... connected from 20 and 27 yards against the Tar Heels ... also was a perfect 2-of-2 on PATs at UNC ... connected on a 38-yard field goal against Boston College ... was 2-of-2 on PATs at Pitt ... connected on all three field goal attempts (36, 23, 33) against Georgia Tech and was a perfect 3-of-3 on PATs to tie the UVA freshman kicking points record of 12 points in one game, tying four other Cavaliers ... was 3-of-3 on PATs at Louisville ... was 4-of-4 on PATs at No. 2 Miami ... made his only PAT against Navy in the Military Bowl.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Was a kicker and punter at Paul VI High School for head coach Joe Sebastian … earned two letters … was 6-of-8 on field goals as a senior and earned second-team All-VISAA … ranked a four-and-a-half-star kicker by Kohl’s Kicking … two-year letterwinner in baseball … hit .363 in conference with a .953 fielding percentage at third base … an All-WCAC honorable mention honoree and NOVA Baseball Magazine Utility Nine … student ambassador … member of the Spanish Club and was a peer mentor … son of Adam and Kathy Mejia … has an older brother, Adam … brother, Adam, played football at Texas Lutheran.

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