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Vonte Jackson
Vonte Jackson

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Kenosha, Wis.

High School:
Bradford

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
S

Notable: Moved from running back to safety during spring practice in 2014

2013 Season: Did not play after suffering knee injury during summer conditioning

2012 Season: Redshirt season ... enrolled in spring semester to take part in spring practice

High School: Four-star recruit by Rivals and Scout and three-star recruit by ESPN ... ranked as the No. 21 running back in the nation by Rivals, No. 22 by ESPN and No. 28 by Scout ... No. 2 player in the state by ESPN and Rivals ... missed almost all of senior season after tearing his ACL with 16 seconds left in second quarter of first game, still managed to rush for 160 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries and catch one pass for 38 yards before injury ... carried 68 times for 956 yards and 13 touchdowns and caught 14 passes for 266 yards and four touchdowns in his junior year ... team captain as a senior ... nominated for U.S. Army Game as a junior ... lettered in football and track and field ... head coach was Jed Kennedy

Personal: Parents are Allen and Donna Jackson ... has coached youth football ... high school teammate of Badgers RB Melvin Gordon ... major is undecided

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