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Dominic Sheppard
Dominic  Sheppard

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Gulliver Prep

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 230

Position:
ILB


AT VIRGINIA
2017
- Appeared in three of UVA's 13 games ... made collegiate debut at Boise State ... also saw time at North Carolina and against Boston College. 2016 - Did not appear in any games. 2015 - Did not appear in any games ... redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL

Played outside linebacker and fullback at Gulliver Prep High School for head coach Earl Sims, a three-year letterwinner Virginia as a linebacker ... rated a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Scout.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com ... Florida High School Athletic Association second-team all-state at linebacker ...  Miami Herald AP Class 4A second-team all-state team at linebacker ... played for the East team in the 2015 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Carson, Calif. ... finished high school career with 388 career tackles ... forced 10 career fumbles ... tallied 90 tackles and one interception as a junior in 2013 ... posted 55 tackles and five sacks for loss mainly as a defensive end in 2012 ... also played basketball at Gulliver Prep ... son of David and Elveta Sheppard ... has two older brothers, David and Demetrius.

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