UVa. announces football signing class

mike-london-ndThe UVa, football program signed 15 student-athletes to a National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2014-15 academic school year head coach Mike London announced.

Two additional recruits enrolled at UVa in January, topping the class off at 17. Highlighting the nationally ranked class are nine signees from the state of Virginia, including five from the Tidewater region. UVa also signed recruits from California, Florida, Georgia, Pennsylvania , Washington, D.C., and West Virginia.

The class was ranked 40th nationally and seventh in the 15-team ACC by Rivals.com.

2014 Football Recruiting Class


Name                             Pos.        Ht.            Wt.           Hometown                             High School (Last School)

Michael Biesemier     DE          6-4            235           Lynchburg, Va.                       Virginia Episcopal School

Quin Blanding             S              6-4            210           Virginia Beach, Va.                Bayside

Andrew Brown**       DT          6-4            290           Chesapeake, Va.                     Oscar Smith

Caanan Brown            LB           6-3            235           Clearwater, Fla.                      Clearwater Central Catholic

Evan Butts                    TE           6-4            225           Newtown Square, Pa.           Episcopal Academy

Darrious Carter           DE          6-5            205           Indiana, Pa.                             Indiana Senior

Corwin Cutler              QB          6-4            180           Virginia Beach, Va.                Ocean Lakes (Fork Union Military Acad.)

Donovan Dowling      WR         6-1            205           Richmond, Va.                        Varina

Jordan Ellis                  RB          5-11         210           Suwanee, Ga.                          Peachtree Ridge

Jeff Farrar                     CB           6-1            195           Upland, Calif.                          Upland

Jake Fieler**                OL          6-5            300           Parkersburg, W.Va.               Parkersburg South (Fork Union Military Acad.)

Jordan “JJ” Jackson    DE          6-4            220           Purcellville, Va.                      Woodgrove

Cory Jones                    LB           6-5            220           Washington D.C.                    Archbishop Carroll

Jamil Kamara               WR         6-2            210           Virginia Beach, Va.                Bishop Sullivan Catholic

Darious Latimore       CB           6-0            175           Lawrenceville, Ga.                 Central Gwinnett

Steven Moss                OL          6-5            275           Fredericksburg, Va.              Chancellor

Chris Peace                  LB           6-3            225           Newport News, Va.               Denbigh HS


** – currently enrolled at UVa and did not sign an NLI



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