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2014 UGA FOOTBALL SIGNEES

(Bios following roster)

Name                                      Pos.    Hgt.     Wgt.    Hometown                 High School/Junior College

Hunter Atkinson                  TE     6-5   250  Oakwood, Ga.    West Hall

Kendall Baker             OL     6-6   275  Atlanta, Ga.                  Marist

Detric Bing-Dukes      LB     6-0   232  Atlanta, Ga.                  Tucker

Jeb Blazevich                TE    6-5   230  Charlotte, N.C.   Charlotte Christian

Keyon Brown              WDE 6-3   240  Wauchula, Fla.  Hardee County

Lorenzo Carter           DE    6-6   230  Norcross, Ga.     Norcross

Nick Chubb                            RB    5-10 215  Cedartown, Ga. Cedartown

Jake Edwards              OL     6-4   271  Franklin, Ga.      Heard County

Shattle Fenteng           DB    6-2   200  Loganville, Ga.   Grayson

                                                                                       Hutchinson (Kan) CC

Lamont Gaillard                   DT    6-2   328  Fayetteville, N.C.        Pine Forest

Gilbert Johnson           WR   6-3   192  Homestead, Fla. Homestead

Rico Johnson               WR   5-11 172  Swainsboro, Ga.          Swainsboro

Shaquille Jones           DB    6-2   175  Palm Bay, Fla.    Merritt Island

Isaiah McKenzie                   ATH  5-8   175  Ft.Lauderdale, Fla.American Heritage

Sony Michel                 RB    5-11 205  Plantation, Fla.  American Heritage

Jacob Park                             QB    6-3   202  Goose Creek, S.C.        Stratford

Malkom Parrish                    DB    5-10 185  Quitman, Ga.      Brooks County

Dominick Sanders      DB    6-0   190  Tucker, Ga.                  Tucker

Dyshon Sims               OL     6-4   278  Valdosta, Ga.      Lowndes

Shakenneth Williams WR   6-1   195  Macon, Ga.                   Rutland

Isaiah Wynn                OL     6-2   269  St.Petersburg, Fla.Lakewood


HUNTER ATKINSON

TE, 6-5, 250

Oakwood, Ga., West Hall HS

HUNTER ATKINSON…Born: September 9, 1995…High School: West Hall… Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AAA All-State Honorable Mention…Named to the Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAA All-State First-Team Offense…Named the Region 7AAA Offensive Player of the Year… Rivals.com three-star prospect…Scout.com three-star prospect, #47 TE nationally…247Sports.com three-star prospect, #15 TE nationally, #39 player in the state…played in the GACA North-South game… Caught 51 passes for 704 yards and 11 touchdowns during his senior season. High School Coach: Tony Lotti.

KENDALL BAKER

OL, 6-6, 275

Atlanta, Ga., Marist HS

KENDALL BAKER…Born: September 3, 1995…High School: Marist… Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2013 Super 11 and Class AAAA All-State Team…Named to the Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAAA All-State First Team Offense…PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #177 player nationally, #10 DL nationally, #15 player in the state….Scout.com four-star prospect, #26 DL nationally, #24 player in the state…247Sports.com three-star prospect, #37 DL nationally, #44 player in the state…ESPN.com three-star player, #50 player nationally, #47 player in the state…DawgPost #24 overall player in Georgia….During his senior season, tallied 55 tackles in route to leading Marist to 11-3 season…High School Coach: Alan Chadwick.

DETRIC BING-DUKES

LB, 6-0, 232

Atlanta, Ga., Tucker HS

DETRIC BING-DUKES…Born: March 26, 1996…High School: Tucker… PrepStar Magazine  three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region….ESPN.com four-star prospect, #102 ranked OLB nationally, #102 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #19 ranked ILB nationally, #25 overall prospect in the state of Georgia… Scout.com three-star prospect, #14 ranked MLB nationally, #30 overall prospect in the state of Georgia, #145 overall player in the Southeast region.…247sports.com three-star prospect, #21 ranked ILB nationally, #42 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…DawgPost #30 overall player in Georgia…Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2013 Class AAAAA First Team All-State Defense…Georgia Sports Writers Association 2013 Class AAAAA First Team All-State Defense…Helped lead Tucker to a 14-1 record in 2013, finishing the regular season undefeated as Class AAAAA Region 6 Champs, ended the season as state runner-up, falling to State Champion Creekside 52-28 in the state Finals…Played a large roll in Tucker’s 2012 season recording 80 total tackles and five sacks, helping the Tigers to advance to the quarterfinals of the state playoffs before falling to Northside Warner Robins 23-20…High School Coach: Bryan Lamar.

JEB BLAZEVICH

TE, 6-5, 230

Charlotte, N.C., Charlotte Christian HS

JEB BLAZEVICH…Born: Aug. 18, 1995…High School: Charlotte Christian… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, Top 300 All-American, #7 ranked TE and #151 overall player in the country….ESPN.com four-star prospect, #2 TE nationally, #7 ranked player in North Carolina…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #6 TE nationally, #6 ranked player in North Carolina, #181 overall prospect nationally…247sports.com four-star prospect, #11 TE nationally, #15 ranked player in North Carolina…Scout.com four-star prospect and #4 TE in the country, #72 player in the southeast, #191 overall player in the country…DawgPost #8 player in North Carolina…Recorded 32 catches for 441 yards and five touchdowns during his senior season for Charlotte Christian…Finished his four-year varsity career with 104 receptions for 1,520 yards and 15 touchdowns…Also recorded 85 total tackles, including 20.5 TFL, and eight sacks as a senior…Helped lead Charlotte Christian to back-to-back NCISAA Division I State Championships as a junior and senior, including an undefeated record in 2013…Participated in the 2014 Under Armour All-America game…High School Coach: Jason Estep.

KEYON BROWN

WDE, 6-3, 240

Wauchula, Fla., Hardee County HS

KEYON BROWN…Born: September 28, 1995…High School: Hardee County…2014 Semper Fidelis All-American… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #9 ranked DE and #106 ranked player in the country….ESPN.com four-star prospect, #19 ranked DE nationally, #33 overall prospect in the state of Florida, #97 overall player in the Southeast region, ESPN Top 300 prospect, #185 overall prospect nationally…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #91 overall prospect nationally, #14 overall prospect in the state of Florida…247sports.com four-star prospect, #7 ranked WDE nationally, #23 overall prospect in the state of Florida, #147 overall prospect nationally…Scout.com four-star prospect, #19 ranked DE nationally, #22 overall prospect in Florida, #62 overall prospect in the southeast…Helped lead the Wildcats to an 11-2 record and a district championship in 2013 where they advanced to the quarterfinals of the state playoffs…Recorded 79 total tackles, 16 tackles for loss, and 6 sacks and also forced two fumbles and recovered one which he returned 56 yards for a touchdown in 2013…Named to the MaxPreps 2013 Florida Preseason All-State Team…Two sport athlete at Hardee County, three year contributor at PF for the varsity basketball team…High School Coach: Buddy Martin.

LORENZO CARTER

DE, 6-6, 230

Norcross, Ga., Norcross HS

LORENZO CARTER…Born: December 10, 1995…High School: Norcross… American Family Insurance USA Today All-USA First Team… Parade Magazine All-America first team….Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2013 Super 11 and Class AAAAAA All State Team…Named to the Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class AAAAAA First Team Offense… PrepStar five-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #1 ranked DE and #2 ranked overall player in the country….

Rivals.com four-star prospect, #36 player nationally, #3 DL nationally, #4 player in the state…Scout.com five star prospect, #23 player nationally, #5 DE nationally, #1 player in the state…247Sports.com five-star prospect, #20 player nationally, #2 DE nationally, #2 player in the state…ESPN.com five-star prospect, #14 player nationally, #3 DE nationally, #2 player in the state… Played in the Under Armour All-American Game…Finished his senior season with 132 tackles, including 40 tackles for losses and six sacks…Led his team to a 13-2 record and a state championship. High School Coach:  Keith Maloof.

NICK CHUBB

RB, 5-10, 215

Cedartown, Ga., Cedartown HS

NICK CHUBB…Born: December 27, 1995…High School: Cedartown… American Family Insurance Pre-Season USA Today All-USA Team and All-USA Georgia Team…Parade Magazine All-America honorable mention….Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2013 Super 11 and Class AAAA All-State Team…Named to the Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class AAAA First Team Offense… PrepStar Magazine  four-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #11 ranked RB and #89 ranked player in the country….Rivals.com four-star prospect, #43 player nationally, #6 RB nationally, #3 player in the state…Scout.com four-star prospect, #53 player nationally, #9 RB nationally, #2 player in the state…247Sports.com five-star prospect, #17 player nationally, #4 RB nationally, #1 player in the state….ESPN.com four-star prospect, #63 player nationally, #7 RB nationally, #4 player in the state….DawgPost #2 overall player in Georgia….Played in the U.S. Army All-American Game…Led team to 9-2 record during senior year while rushing for 2,690 yards and 41 touchdowns…as a junior led the state in rushing with 2,721 yards and 38 TD’s…High school coach: Scott Hendrix.

JAKE EDWARDS

OL, 6-4, 271

Franklin, Ga., Heard County HS

JAKE EDWARDS…Born: November 8, 1995…High School: Heard County… PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region…ESPN.com three-star prospect, #46 ranked OT nationally, #54 overall prospect in the state of Georgia, #291 overall player in the Southeast region…Rivals.com three-star prospect, #46 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Scout.com three-star prospect, #41 ranked OG nationally, #52 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…247sports.com three-star prospect, #28 ranked OG nationally, #46 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…DawgPost #52 overall player in Georgia… Atlanta Journal- Constitution 2013 Class AA First Team All-State Offense…Georgia Sports Writers Association 2013 Class AA First Team All-State Offense…Helped lead Heard County to a 10-2 record and a second consecutive Class AA Region 5 Championship his senior season, advanced to the second round of the State Playoffs before falling to Jefferson High School 61-57…Played a large role in the 2012 season that saw the Braves win the first 11 games of the season, including a Region Championship, before falling in the second round of the state playoffs… High School Coach: Tim Barron.

SHATTLE FENTENG

DB, 6-2, 200

Loganville, Ga., Grayson HS

Hutchinson (Kan.) CC

SHATTLE FENTENG…Born: July 2, 1993…Junior College: Hutchinson (Kan.) CC… PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and JUCO All-American…ESPN.com four-star prospect, No. 1 ranked CB prospect…Rivals.com four-star prospect…247sports.com three-star prospect, #43 JUCO prospect nationally, #3 ranked CB prospect, #9 overall prospect in Kansas…Scout.com three-star prospect…Recorded 27 tackles, eight passes defended, four interceptions and two fumble recoveries in 2013…Amassed 57 total tackles, 16 pass breakups, four interceptions and two tackles for loss in his first season at Hutchinson in 2012…Head Coach: Rion Rhoades….High School: Grayson HS…Helped lead the Rams to the Georgia 5A State Championship and an undefeated 15-0 season in 2011…High School Coach: Mickey Conn.

LAMONT GAILLARD

DT, 6-2, 328

Fayetteville, NC, Pine Forest HS

LAMONT GAILLARD…Born: February 8, 1996…High School: Pine Forest…2014 Under Armour All-American… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #5 ranked DT and #53 overall player in the country….ESPN.com four-star prospect, #4 ranked DT nationally, #3 overall prospect in the state of North Carolina, #32 overall prospect in the Southeast region, ESPN Top 300 prospect, #55 overall prospect nationally… Scout.com four-star prospect, #13 ranked DT nationally, #4 overall player in North Carolina, #46 overall prospect in the Southeast region, #147 overall prospect nationally …247sports.com four-star prospect, #10 ranked OT nationally, #8 overall prospect in the state of North Carolina, #140 ranked overall prospect nationally…Rivals.com three-star prospect, #14 ranked overall player in the state of North Carolina…Named to the 2013 Mid South All Conference First Team, recording 82 tackles in his senior season helping Pine Forest to a 10-2 record, finishing second in its division and earning a second consecutive playoff appearance…Was voted onto the 2013 NCPreps.com 4A Pre-Season All-State Team…Named to the 2012 Mid South All Conference First Team after recording 108 total tackles, seven tackles for loss, and four sacks in his junior campaign, helping to lead the Trojans to a 7-5 record and a playoff berth after a 1-10 2011 season… High School Coach: Bill Sochovka.

GILBERT JOHNSON

WR, 6-3, 192

Homestead, Fla., Homestead HS

GILBERT JOHNSON…Born: Sept. 2, 1995…High School: Homestead… PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region…Scout.com three-star prospect, #109 ranked WR prospect…247sports.com three-star recruit, #62 ranked WR prospect, #61 ranked overall prospect in Florida…ESPN.com three-star prospect, #135 ranked WR nationally…Rivals.com three-star recruit and #395 overall prospect in Florida…Finished his junior season with 35 receptions for 572 yards and five touchdowns…Also played basketball during his junior season at Homestead, averaging 9.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game….High School Coach: Larry Coffey.

RICO JOHNSON

WR, 5-11, 172

Swainsboro, Ga., Swainsboro HS

Georgia Prep Sports Academy

RICO JOHNSON…Born: February 23, 1994…Prep School:  Georgia Prep Sports Academy….played WR during 2013 season….High School: Swainsboro…PrepStar All-Southeast Region… Fox Sports NEXT three-star prospect, #57 WR in the country…Dawg Post #3 WR and #61 overall prospect in Georgia …Rivals.com three-star prospect, #53 overall prospect in Georgia…ESPN.com three-star prospect, #122 WR nationally, #93 overall prospect in Georgia…247Sports four-star prospect, #42 WR nationally, #24 overall prospect in Georgia…2012 Georgia Athletic Coaches Association North-South All-Star Game selection…Also competed as sprinter on track and field team, taking first in the 100-meter dash at the 2012 GHSA State Track Championships…High School Coach: David Johnson.

SHAQUILLE JONES

DB, 6-2, 175

Palm Bay, Fla., Merritt Island HS

SHAQUILLE JONES…Born: March 1, 1996…High School: Merritt Island…ESPN.com three-star prospect, #113 ranked CB nationally, #115 overall prospect in the state of Florida…Rivals.com two-star prospect…Scout.com three-star prospect, #100 ranked CB nationally…247sports.com two-star prospect, #189 ranked CB nationally…Helped lead the Mustangs to an 11-1 overall record and a Class AAAAA District 12 Championship in 2013…Merritt Island advanced to the third round of the 2013 Florida State Playoffs before falling to Lake Wales 34-23…Head Coach: Jeff McLean.

ISAIAH MCKENZIE

WR, 5-8, 175

Fort Lauderdale, FL, American Heritage HS

ISAIAH MCKENZIE…Born: April 9, 1995...High School: American Heritage… PrepStar All-Southeast Region….Named to the Orlando Sentinel Florida Top 100…Played in Under Armour All-America Game…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #35 WR nationally, #42 player in the state…Scout.com three-star prospect, #37 RB in the country, #132  player in the Southeast, #42 overall player in Florida…247Sports.com four-star prospect, #151 player nationally, #23 WR nationally, #23 player in the state…ESPN.com four-star prospect, #286 player nationally, #36 ATH nationally, #49 player in the state…Finished his senior season with 41 receptions for 892 yards and seven touchdowns, and carried the ball 22 times for 251 yards and seven touchdowns…Led his team to a 15-1 record his senior season… High School Coach: Mike Rumph.

SONY MICHEL

RB, 5-11, 205

Plantation, Fla., American Heritage HS

SONY MICHEL…Born: February 17, 1995…High School: American Heritage…2013 American Family Insurance USA Today All-USA first team and All-USA Florida Team…USA Today Florida Football Player of the Year…Member of Florida’s Class 5A All-State First Team….Member of the 2013 FHSF Class 5A Preseason All-State Elite Team… PrepStar Magazine five-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #3 ranked RB and #10 ranked player in the country…Rivals.com five star prospect, #14 player nationally, #14 RB nationally, #2 player in the state…Scout.com five-star prospect, #13 player nationally, #2 RB nationally, #2 player in the state…247Sports.com four-star prospect, #57 player nationally, #6 RB nationally, #8 player in the state…ESPN.com four-star prospect, #19 player nationally, #2 RB nationally, #2 player in the state…Played in the U.S. Army All-American Game…Rushed for 1,833 yards and 24 touchdowns during his senior season…High School Coach: Mike Rumph.

JACOB PARK

QB, 6-3, 202

Goose Creek, S.C., Stratford HS

JACOB PARK…Born: October 12, 1995…High School: Stratford…Named 2013 South Carolina Mr. Football…Named to ESPN Elite 11… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect,Top 300 All-American, #13 ranked QB and #191 ranked overall player in the country…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #78 player nationally, #4 QB nationally, #2 player in the state….Scout.com four-star prospect, #154 player nationally, #8 QB nationally, #4 player in the state…247Sports.com four-star prospect, #78 player nationally, #4 QB nationally, #2 player in the state…Played in the U.S. Army All-American Game…During his senior season, threw for 3,665 yards and 33 touchdowns, including four in Stratford’s Class AAAA Division II state championship…High School Coach: Ray Stackley.

MALKOM PARRISH

DB, 5-10, 185

Quitman, Ga., Brooks County HS

MALKOM PARRISH…Born: January 12, 1995…High School: Brooks County…Selected to represent the East in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, Top 150 Dream Team, #19 ranked DB and #129 ranked player in the country…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #81 overall prospect nationally, #6 CB nationally, #6 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…ESPN.com four-star prospect, #10 athlete nationally, #6 overall prospect in the state of Georgia, #45 overall prospect in the region…247sports.com four-star prospect, #78 overall prospect nationally, #9 CB nationally, #5 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Scout.com four-star prospect, #119 overall prospect nationally, #11 DB nationally, #43 overall prospect in the Southeast…DawgPost #3 overall prospect in Georgia…Atlanta Journal Constitution All-State Class AA offense…Named to the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s Super 11…Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class AA First Team offense, 2013 Offensive Player of the Year…Played quarterback on offense…Rushed for 1,300 yards and 24 TD’s and passed for 2,600 yards and 18 TD’s….Led Brooks County to Region I-AA titles in 2012 and 2013, and a Final Four appearance in the 2013 GHSA AA State Football Playoffs…High School Coach: Maurice Freeman.

DOMINICK SANDERS

WR/DB/ATH, 6-0, 190

Tucker, Ga., Tucker HS

DOMINICK SANDERS…Born: November 17, 1995…High School: Tucker…PrepStar three-star prospect, All-Southeast Region….ESPN.com three-star prospect, #126 ranked ATH nationally, #115 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Rivals.com three-star prospect #83 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Scout.com three-star prospect, #185 ranked WR nationally…247sports.com three-star prospect, #69 ranked CB nationally, #73 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Atlanta Journal Constitution 2013 Class AAAAA All-Metro Honorable Mention…Georgia Sports Writers Association 2013 Class AAAAA First Team All-State Defense…Helped lead Tucker to a 14-1 record in 2013, finishing the regular season undefeated as Class AAAAA Region 6 Champs, ended the season as State Runner-Up, falling to State Champion Creekside 52-28 in the State Finals…Played a large roll in Tucker’s 2012 season in which the Tigers advanced to the Quarterfinals of the State Playoffs before falling to Northside Warner Robins 23-20…Head Coach: Bryan Lamar.

DYSHON SIMS

OL, 6-4, 278

Valdosta, Ga., Lowndes HS

DYSHON SIMS…Born: January 25, 1996…High School: Lowndes …Selected to represent the East in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl… PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #209 overall prospect nationally, #20 OT nationally, #19 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…ESPN.com four-star prospect, #20 OT nationally, #29 overall prospect in the state of Georgia, #155 overall prospect in the region…247sports.com four-star prospect, #185 overall prospect nationally, #17 OT nationally, #14 overall prospect in the state of Georgia…Scout.com four-star prospect, #270 overall prospect nationally, #21 OT nationally, #104 overall prospect in the Southeast…DawgPost #18 overall prospect in Georgia…Atlanta Journal Constitution All-State Class AAAAAA Honorable Mention…Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class AAAAAA Second Team offense…MaxPreps 2013 Georgia Preseason All-State Team…High School Coach: Randy McPherson.

SHAKENNETH WILLIAMS

WR, 6-1, 195

Macon, Ga., Rutland HS

SHAKENNETH WILLIAMS…Born: March 18, 1995...High School: Rutland… Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Honorable Mention AAAA … PrepStar Magazine three-star prospect and All-Southeast Region…ESPN four-star prospect, #27 ranked player in the state of Georgia, #45 ranked WR nationally, #144 ranked prospect in the region…247sports.com four-star prospect, #18 ranked prospect in Georgia, #44 WR…Scout.com four-star prospect, #51 ranked WR nationally, #113 player in the Southeast…Rivals.com three-star prospect, #36 ranked player in Georgia, #57 ranked WR nationally…DawgPost #21 overall player in Georgia…During his senior season recorded 998 all purpose yards, including 898 yards receiving on 36 catches, 64 rushing yards on nine carries and 36 kickoff return yards…High School Coach: George Collins.

ISAIAH WYNN

OL, 6-2, 269

St. Petersburg, Fla., Lakewood HS

ISAIAH WYNN…Born: December 9, 1995…High School: Lakewood…U.S. Army All-American…Class AAAAA All-State Team…Named one of Tampa Bay Times’ Top High School Athletes, Tampa Bay Times All-Sun Coast First Team… PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, Top 300 All-American, #22 ranked OG and #160 overall player in the country…ESPN four-star prospect, #6 rated offensive guard nationally, #18 ranked played in the state of Florida, No. 106 on the ESPN 300…247sports.com four-star prospect, 9 rated offensive guard nationally, #20 ranked player in Florida, #138 rated player nationally…Scout.com four-star prospect, #11 ranked offensive guard nationally, #22 overall player in Florida, #75 player in the Southeast, #199 overall player in the country…Rivals.com four-star prospect, #6 ranked offensive guard, #22 ranked player in Florida, #145 ranked player nationally…Helped pave the way for Lakewood to rush for 2,371 yards on the season…High School Coach:  Cory Moore.



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