HIGH SCHOOL: Bruising fullback for coach Rich Hansen at St. Peter's Prep ... listed as the 3rd-best fullback in the nation by CollegeFootballNews.com and 7th-best by Rivals.com ... rated 131st among all players by CollegeFootballNews.com ... 3-star player by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Scout.com's No. 46 running back in the country ... 67th on Scout.com's East Hot 100 list ... ranked as the 8th-best player in New Jersey by Scout.com, 10th by SuperPrep and 14th by Rivals.com ... his school won five consecutive conference championships ... Newark Star-Ledger Player of the Year as a senior ... led Hudson County in scoring with 150 points on 25 touchdowns ... shared the ballcarrying duties (with fellow UVa teammate Mike Brown among others) and still ran for 938 yards on 91 carries ... didn't fumble ... also caught 11 passes for 113 yards ... Jersey Journal All-County linebacker when he had four sacks ... had 75 tackles and an interception as a junior en route to team's offensive MVP and Player of the Year honors ... also participated in shot put for the track team.
PERSONAL: Rashawn Lamont Jackson ... born 1-15-87 in Jersey City, N.J. ... son of Adrienne Smith ... has a younger sister, Sybil Smith.
'Hoos Head Into Finals on High NoteMen's Basketball12/7/16No. 14 Virginia, which defeated East Carolina on Tuesday night, doesn't play again until Dec. 17, when Robert Morris visits JPJ.'Hoos Learn Painful Lessons in LossMen's Basketball12/3/16No. 6 Virginia's 24-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena ended Saturday with a 66-57 loss to No. 25 West Virginia.Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017Men's Soccer12/2/16The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring more success for both.
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.
Blanding, Conte and Kiser Earn Coaches All-ACC
Football | 12/8/2016
Free safety Quin Blanding, punter Nicholas Conte and inside linebacker Micah Kiser are Virginia's...
Blanding Named an All-American by the Sporting News
Football | 12/7/2016
Virginia free safety Quin Blanding was named to the second team of the Sporting News' 2016 All-Am...
UVA Football Honored by AFCA For Graduation Rate
Football | 12/5/2016
The Virginia football team was one of 75 institutions recognized this week by the American...
Kiser Named a CoSIDA Football Academic All-American
Football | 12/1/2016
Virginia inside linebacker Micah Kiser has been named to the 2016 College Sports Information...
Blanding, Conte and Kiser Highlight All-ACC Honorees
Football | 11/28/2016
Free safety Quin Blanding, punter Nicholas Conte and inside linebacker Micah Kiser highlight...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Head Into Offseason on Humbling Note
Football | 11/27/2016
UVA finished its first season under head coach Bronco Mendenhall with a 2-10 record after losing ...
Virginia Drops Season Finale to Virginia Tech, 52-10
Football | 11/26/2016
Sam Rogers ran for a career-best 105 yards and two touchdowns and Virginia Tech tuned up for...
Jeff White: 'Hoos Look to End Drought Saturday
Football | 11/25/2016
At noon Saturday, Virginia (2-9, 1-6) closes the season against ACC rival Virginia Tech (8-3, 5-2...
- Online Stores