Doni Dowling
Doni  Dowling


Richmond, Va.

High School:
Varina HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 215




Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized


Virginia Falls To Duke, 20-13

Matt Johns was 22 of 45 for a career-high 325 yards with a 5-yard touchdown pass to Khalek Shepherd.


Virginia Falls to No. 7 UCLA, 28-20, in Opener

Matt Johns threw two touchdown passes for Virginia

- Appeared in all 12 games with one start ... made first collegiate start against Miami ... one of four true freshmen to appear for the Cavaliers ... one of two UVa true freshmen (Quin Blanding) to make collegiate debut vs. No. 7 UCLA ... finished his rookie campaign with 17 catches for 141 yards ... set a UVa true freshmen debut record against the Bruins with five receptions ... caught two passes against Richmond ... made two receptions against No. 21 Louisville ... caught four passes for 36 yards at No. 21 BYU ... snatched one reception against Pitt ... caught one pass for 12 yards at Duke ... caught one pass for 15 yards against North Carolina ... caught one pass for 13 yards at No. 2 Florida State.


Played wide receiver and cornerback at Varina High School for head coach Stu Brown ... rated a three-star recruit according to ESPN.com and 247Sports.com ... a two-star recruit according to Rivals.com and Scout.com ... helped lead the Blue Devils to an 8-3 record and a second-round appearance in the VHSL Division VII playoffs ... caught 49 balls for 600 yards and nine touchdowns ... intercepted six passes as a cornerback ... five of his touchdowns were of 82 yards or more ... scored touchdowns five different ways: rushing, receiving, interception return, punt return and after a blocked punt ... Capital District Offensive Player of the Year ... earned all-district first team honors at wide receiver, defensive back and utility and punter ... all-district honors at wide receiver and defensive back were unanimous selections ... also played basketball, soccer and track & field ... participated in the long jump, 4x100m relay, 4x100m relay and 200 meters ... has an affinity for art ... regularly attends art museums ... played high school football with current UVa cornerbacks, Maurice Canady and Tim Harris ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVa's College of Arts and Sciences.