Donaven Tennyson 4
Donaven  Tennyson
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Richmond, Va.

High School:
Benedictine College Prep

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
WR

Experience:
1L

 

06/28/2017

62 named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Freshmen and first-year SEC student-athletes were eligible

03/24/2017

'Dores put in final prep for Showcase with Friday workout

Start of Spring Showcase now 9:30 a.m. due to potential inclement weather

03/20/2017

New schedule poster available for fans Saturday at Showcase

Stadium gates to open Saturday at 9 a.m. for team's featured practice

03/18/2017

'Dores hold stadium scrimmage Saturday

Mason seeing all-around progress from squad

03/04/2017

It's a full-gear, full-go Saturday for the Commodores

Mason happy with team's competitiveness, early progress

11/12/2016

Missouri 26, Vanderbilt 17

Photos from Vanderbilt @ Missouri on November 12, 2016.

09/01/2016

Russell's Photos

Vanderbilt vs. South Carolina

Honors 
2016 Freshman SEC Academic Honor Roll
 

2016

The speedy Tennyson was one of six true freshmen to see action, playing in eight games... Tennyson was effective on reverses from his wide receiver slot, having 28 yards on four carries... Longest rush was 13 yards against Tennessee State... He did not register a catch.

High School
Senior captain... Two-year starter for one of Richmond’s top private powers... Helped Benedictine to back-to-back VISAA Division I state titles in 2014-15, marking first such achievement in school history... As a senior, hauled in 38 passes for 698 yards and 11 touchdowns... Two-time VISAA Division I First Team All-State and All-Conference pick... As a junior, posted 41 catches for 836 yards and eight touchdowns... Also returned three kicks for touchdowns as junior... Produced 498 all-purpose yards as sophomore wide receiver at nearby Manchester HS.

Personal
Donaven Coleon Tennyson... Born March 9, 1998... Son of the late Frank and Yolanda Tennyson... Born and raised in Richmond... Has two brothers, Franklin and Dillon... Dad was a financial advisor and community leader in Richmond... Mom works as a senior insurance analyst... Enjoys travel and playing ping-pong.
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