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.
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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.
Jeff White: Harris' Returns Bolsters Secondary
Football | 4/28/2017
After missing most of last season with a shoulder injury, Tim Harris figures to be a key member...
Virginia Spring Football Festival Set for Saturday
Football | 4/17/2017
The Virginia football team will hold its annual Spring Football Festival on Saturday, April 29 at...
Jeff White: Coleman Making Most of Opportunity
Football | 4/21/2017
Lester Coleman, who'll be a redshirt junior in the fall, has emerged as a strong candidate to...
Jeff White: Tight Ends Looking to Boost Productivity
Football | 4/14/2017
During the 2016 season, Virginia's tight ends combined for only eight receptions (for 49 yards...
Level II NCAA Infraction Announced
Football | 4/7/2017
The Virginia athletics department self-reported a violation of NCAA bylaws by the Cavalier...
Three Cavaliers Named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society
Football | 4/5/2017
Virginia football players Nicholas Conte, Ryan Santoro and Connor Wingo-Reeves earned NFF...
Jeff White: Moye Moving Up Depth Chart on D-Line
Football | 04/05/2017
As spring practice continues, rising sophomore Juwan Moye is bidding to replace Donte Wilkins as ...
UVA Football Season Tickets on Sale
Football | 03/03/2017
Season tickets for Virginia's 2017 seven-game home schedule will be on sale for renewals and new ...
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