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Jordan  Jackson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Purcellville, Va.

High School:
Woodgrove HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
DL

AT VIRGINIA
2014
- Redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played defensive end at Woodgrove High School for head coach Mike Skinner ... only played two seasons of high school football after converting from a power forward on the basketball team ... a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports ... in 2013 helped the Wolverines to a 9-4 record, a Dulles District championship and a third round appearance in the VHSL 4A state championship ... was a first-team all-state honoree with 86 tackles and 17 sacks as a senior ... posted 30 career sacks in his two years of high school football as a defensive end and a hybrid outside linebacker ... also named all-region and second-team Washington Post All-Met ... has lived in four states (Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia) ... nickname is JJ ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVa's College of Arts and Sciences.

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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.

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