Skip to simplified nav

31 Chris Sharp
Chris  Sharp


Burlington, N.J.

High School:
The Hun School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195



- Has appeared in all two of UVA's games ... recorded first collegiate rush against William & Mary ... also rushed once against Indiana. 2016 - Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games ... saw most of his time on special teams ... saw limited time at safety ... made collegiate debut against Richmond ... returned four kicks for 73 yards against the Spiders ... made two tackles against Pitt ... made one tackle against then-No. 22 North Carolina. 2015 - Did not appear in any games ... redshirted season ... named the offensive scout team player of the week by the UVA coaches for the Notre Dame game ... named the defensive scout team player of the week by the UVA coaches for the Georgia Tech game ... named the special teams scout player of the week by the UVA coaches for the William & Mary game.


Played linebacker and running back at The Hun School for head coach Todd Smith ... rated a three-star recruit by, 247Sports and ... a two-star recruit by Rivals ... a four-year varsity letterwinner and team MVP in 2013 and 2014 ... senior captain ... 2014 Maxwell Award winner ... 2014 MAPL Conference Offensive Player of the Year ... NJ Prep first-team all-state ... first-team all-area ... 2014 Scholar Athlete Award ... 2014 All-Mid-Atlantic Prep League ... led the conference with 1,085 rushing yards on 81 carries and 19 rushing touchdowns ... averaged 13.4 yards per carry ... recorded 281 yards receiving with four touchdowns ... as a junior was first-team All-MAPL, all-prep and All-Princeton Packet ... on honor roll in 2013 and 2014 ... a 2014 Red Shield Society Leader ... son of Garry and Terri Sharp ... has an older brother, Gary, and an older sister, Tyler ... brother, Gary, played football at Johns Hopkins from 2010-12 ... volunteers through the Sigma Beta Club for the Feed the Homeless program ... also helps provide supplies to the Teen Mothers program in Burlington County, N.J. ... enjoys reading Japanese Manga/Anime and playing the piano ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA’s College of Arts and Sciences.



Top Videos
Jeff White
Olamide Zaccheaus
'Hoos Savor Emphatic Victory
Virginia, which finished 2-10 in 2016, improved to 2-1 in its second season under head coach Bronco Mendenhall with a 38-18 win over UConn.
De'Vante Cross
Cross Training for Heavier Workload
Redshirt freshman De'Vante Cross, who expected to play quarterback and receiver for Virginia this fall, is now practicing at cornerback, too.
Jordan Mack
Mack's Impact Continues to Grow
Sophomore linebacker Jordan Mack had a career-high 16 tackles last weekend for Virginia (1-1), which meets UConn (1-0) on Saturday at Scott Stadium.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

More Headlines
Online Stores
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop