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27 Cory Jones
Cory  Jones

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Washington, D.C.

High School:
Archbishop Carroll HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 220

Position:
OLB

AT VIRGINIA
2016
- Made collegiate debut against Richmond ... recorded two tackles against the Spider. 2015 - Did not appear in any games. 2014 - Redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played defensive end and tight end at Archbishop Carroll High School for head coach Rick Houchens ... a three-star recruit by ESPN.com and 247Sports.com ... a two-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... senior season was his first year playing high school football and he finished his lone campaign with 150 tackles, 103 of which were solo ... collected 26 sacks, including 12 after his first three games ... recorded four sacks in his first career high school game ... also caught 17 passes for 287 yards and two touchdowns on the season as a tight end ... helped the Lions to the DCSAA Class A title ... first-team All-WCAC honoree ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA's College of Arts and Sciences.

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