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24 Jerren Nixon Jr.
Jerren  Nixon Jr.

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
YSC Academy

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 195

Position:
F


10/10/2017

Four Second Half Goals Power No. 10 Virginia in Comeback Win

Cavaliers erase two deficits, improve to 7-0 in non-ACC contests

09/05/2016

No. 12 Virginia Cruises to 3-1 Win at James Madison

Opoku, Nus and Aguilar each score as Cavaliers dominate in Harrisonburg

2016
• Appeared in eight games for the Cavaliers
• Earned his first career start at Wake Forest (9/10)

PREP

• Played with Philadelphia Union Academy
• Scored eight goals with Union's U-15/16 team in 2014-15 season and six goals with U-17/18 side in 2015-16
• Called in to training camp for Trinidad & Tobago's U-20 National Team in April 2016
• Graduated from YSC Academy
• Also played his freshman and sophomore seasons at Campbell High School

PERSONAL
• Parents are Jerren and Kathy-Ann Nixon
• Both parents played soccer for the Trinidad and Tobago senior national teams
• Father played for senior national team from 1993-2005 and also played professionally in Scotland and Switzerland
• Jerren Jr. was born in Zurich, Switzerland, while father was playing there

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