DeMatha Catholic HS
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6-1 / 230
Commodores' uniforms on Saturday will feature names of fallen soldiers
Dores return key starters, contributors in backfield
News and notes online on Vanderbilt athletics
Dore Jam tomorrow 2-4 p.m.
Mason puts squad through brisk 90-minute practice Monday
2016 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 Freshman SEC Academic Honor Roll
George saw action in eight games, participating on special teams and as blocking fullback... Did not register rush attempt... First collegiate action came in season-opening win at Middle Tennessee.
George did not see action as a redshirt freshman, playing behind a crowded and talented corps of running backs. He contributed through the season as a running back on the offensive scout team.
A preseason injury limited George's paricipation in his first year on campus as a running back prospect.
Senior captain for one of top private schools in Washington DC area... Two-year letterwinner... Played RB and OLB as senior... Rushed for 350 yards and three TDs before injury limited offensive role... On defense, posted 92 tackles, three sacks and an interception, helping Stags to 9-3 campaign and second straight Washington Catholic Athletic Conference title... Earned first-team all-league as senior... High academic achiever, National Honor Society member.
Jaire David George... Son of Eddie George and Angela Wood... Born March 24, 1997 in Columbus, Ohio... Has a younger brother, Eriq... Mom is program manager at SharePoint KM; dad won 1995 Heisman Trophy as Ohio State RB, was 14th overall pick of the 1996 NFL Draft, and rushed for 10,441 yards in nine NFL seasons, including eight years with Tennessee Titans... Enjoys playing piano and drums, and composing music.