Elijah Hamilton 15
Elijah  Hamilton
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Roswell, Ga.

High School:
Blessed Trinity Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
DB

Experience:
1L

 

11/08/2017

VUFB partnering with Medals of Honor

Commodores' uniforms on Saturday will feature names of fallen soldiers

08/05/2017

Dores hold first scrimmage of fall on Saturday

Offense shines early, defense takes over late

07/19/2017

Previewing the secondary

Five starters, nine letterwinners back in veteran-laden unit

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

08/01/2016

The 'Dore defensive secondary

Unit features three returning starters, 10 letterwinners from year ago

10/28/2017

Football at South Carolina | Photos by Zach Bland (10/27/17)

Vanderbilt football on the road at South Carolina. Photos by Zach Bland (10/27/17)

09/23/2017

Vanderbilt vs Alabama (09-23-17)

Photos by Joe Howell

09/16/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Kansas State (09-16-17)

Photos by John Russell

2017
Hamilton enjoyed his first collegiate action as a redshirt freshman... Saw limited action as a defensive back and special teams contributor in seven games... Did not register a defensive statistic during the season... Initial collegiate action came in season-opening win at Middle Tennessee.

2016

Hamilton did not play as a true freshman... Impressed during fall practices as a defensive scout cornerback.

High School
Multi-year captain for powerful north Atlanta private school... Three-year defensive starter... As senior DB, helped 13-1 Blessed Trinity to Class AAA state title appearance... Contributed 34 solo stops, 47 total tackles, four interceptions, six defensed passes and two fumble recoveries as senior, earning honorable mention All-State honors... Two-time All-Region and twice named team’s defensive MVP... Registered 48 tackles and scored six TDs as junior for 13-1 squad that reached AAA state semifinals... Lettered in track & field.

Personal
Elijah Jordan Hamilton... Majoring in medicine, health & society... “Eli”... Born May 13, 1998 in Atlanta... Son of Ruffin and Dena Hamilton... Mom is self-employed; dad is retired... Has a younger brother, Jackson... Dad enjoyed six-year career in the NFL, playing linebacker with Green Bay and Atlanta.... Enjoys music, plays the percussion.

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