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Jay  Hockaday
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Christ Presbyterian Acad.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 230

Position:
LB

Experience:
1L

 

08/13/2017

Energy high at stadium scrimmage

Commodores hold 59-play scrimmage in stadium Saturday night

08/02/2017

Offense closes impressively Wednesday

Mason pleased with team's energy, effort early in camp

07/24/2017

Preview: Linebackers

New-look linebacker corp ready to anchor defense

03/25/2017

Offense productive at Spring Showcase

Commodores impress in featured practice of Spring Ball

03/22/2017

'Dores work in full pads Wednesday

Mason preparing squad for Saturday Showcase

09/23/2017

Vanderbilt vs Alabama (09-23-17)

Photos by Joe Howell

09/09/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Alabama A&M (09/09/17)

Vanderbilt vs. Alabama A&M on Sept. 9, 2017 - Photos by Joe Howell and John Russell

03/13/2017

2017 Spring Practice

Vanderbilt Commodores Spring Football

2016
Hockaday missed the entire season with a leg injury after showing promise as a linebacker during spring drills.


2015
Hockaday participated in eight games as a true freshman, seeing action on special team coverage units and as inside linebacker... First career appearance came in win over Austin Peay... Registered two total tackles, with stops coming against South Carolina and Austin Peay.

High School
Senior captain... Two-way starter as junior and senior... Helped CPA to 3A state championship as senior, starting at RB and LB... Rushed for 887 yards and 19 TDs, and registered nearly 100 tackles, including four sacks, for 15-0 Lions squad in 2014... Dominated state title game, rushing for 124 yards and posting 15 tackles en route to Offensive MVP honors... Named First Team 3A All-State RB, District MVP, and All-Midstate by Tennessean... As junior, topped squad with 19 rushing TDs and contributed 95 tackles for 14-1 team... Accounted for 46 TDs and 190 tackles in two-year career... Threw discus in track & field... High academic achiever.

Personal
James Edward Hockaday III... Born Feb. 6, 1996 in Nashville... "Jayhock"... Son of Jimmy and Krista Hockaday... Has two sisters, Holly and Ally... Dad is a sales vice president; mom is a nurse... Dad played WR at University of Georgia... Grandad, Jim Hockaday, played in the NBA... Avid golfer.

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