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29 D.J. Hill
D.J.  Hill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Covington, Ga.

High School:
Newton HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 230

Position:
OLB

Experience:
3L

04/04/2013

Romero Adjusting to New Role on Defense

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

10/08/2012

Mike London's Weekly Press Conference Transcript - Maryland Game

UVa hosts Maryland on Saturday for Homecomings

10/05/2012

Reynolds Ready to Make Up for Lost Time

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

10/05/2012

Reynolds Ready to Make Up for Lost Time

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

09/29/2012

'Hoos Look to Keep Pace with La. Tech

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

09/22/2012

Football at TCU (by Jim Daves)

Football at TCU (by Jim Daves)

AT VIRGINIA
2014 - Appeared in 11 of UVa's 12 games ... missed the Pitt game ... made three tackles and broke up one pass ... made tackles against Richmond, No. 21 Louisville and at Duke ... saw most of his time on special teams. 2013 - Appeared in all 12 of UVa's games ... saw most of his time on special teams ... saw time on defense in six games ... made three tackles against Oregon ... had two stops and forced a fumble against VMI ... made three tackles against Clemson ... also made a stop at Miami. 2012 - Appeared in 11 of UVa's 12 games ... made two starts for the injured La'Roy Reynolds ... made 13 tackles ... made first collegiate start at TCU and led UVa with eight tackles ... made three tackles against Louisiana Tech in his other start ... made one tackle against Georgia Tech and one against North Carolina. 2011 - One of 12 true freshmen to appear in games ... has seen time in 11 of Virginia's 13 games ... made collegiate debut on special teams against William & Mary ... has made two tackles ... made one tackle against Duke and another at Florida State.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Linebacker at Newton High School in Covington ... ranked No. 41 LB in nation by Rivals.com ... rated No. 69 recruit in state by Rivals.com ... ranked No. 104 LB in nation by Scout.com ... ranked No. 81 LB in country by ESPN.com ... received a three-star position rating from Rivals.com, Scout.com, and ESPN.com ... first-team all-region selection as a senior ... averaged 74 tackles a season for the Rams ... recorded 10 interceptions and returned six for touchdowns his junior year ... also played RB for coach Cortez Allen, rushing for 561 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior ... sociology major.

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