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42 Jahvoni Simmons
Jahvoni  Simmons

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:
Ocean Lakes HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 235

Position:
ILB


11/04/2017

Virginia vs. Georgia Tech (USATSI)

Images from the Cavaliers playing host to the Yellow Jackets in ACC action

AT VIRGINIA
2016
- Appeared in four of UVA's 12 games ... made collegiate debut against Richmond in the season opener ... also saw time against Miami, at Georgia Tech and at Virginia Tech ... made first collegiate tackle against Miami. 2015 - Did not appear in any games ... redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL

Played inside linebacker at Ocean Lakes High School for head coach Chris Scott ... ESPN 300 recruit ... ESPN.com’s No. 4 inside linebacker recruit ... rated a four-star recruit according to ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com ... a three-star recruit by 247Sports ... played in the Under Armour All-American game ... helped Ocean Lakes to a 51-2 record over his final three seasons, including the 2014 state title ... tallied 73 tackles and three interceptions as a senior in 2014 to help Ocean Lakes to a 15-0 record and the school’s first state championship ... also collected 12 tackles for loss despite missing three games with an injury ... forced two fumbles, recovered two fumbles, and blocked two field goals and one punt ... owns the Ocean Lakes’ career record for tackles with 423 ... first-team All-Tidewater ... defensive back of the year in the Coastal Conference ... All-757 Defensive Player of the Year ... made 157 tackles and 23 tackles for loss in 2012 as a sophomore ... made 125 tackles and four interceptions in 2013 ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA’s College of Arts and Sciences.

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