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Adoree' Jackson

Adoree' Jackson
USC Trojans No. 2
Position Cornerback / WR / Returner
Class Sophomore
Career history
College
  • USC (2014−present)
High school Gardena (CA) Junípero Serra
Personal information
Date of birth (1995-09-18) September 18, 1995
Place of birth Belleville, Illinois
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Career highlights and awards
  • Stats at Yahoo.com
  • Stats at Rivals.com

Adoree' Jackson (born September 18, 1995) is an American football wide receiver and cornerback for the USC Trojans.

Contents

  • Early years 1
  • College career 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early years

Jackson was born in Belleville, Illinois. He moved to California prior to his sophomore year in high school.[1] Jackson attended Junípero Serra High School in Gardena, California. He played numerous positions including wide receiver, running back, defensive back and return specialist. Jackson was rated by Rivals.com as a five-star recruit and was ranked as the number one athlete and sixth best player overall in his class.[2] He committed to the University of Southern California (USC) to play college football.[3] Jackson also played basketball and ran track and field in high school.[4]

College career

Jackson played in 12 games as a true freshman in 2014. He played cornerback, wide receiver and was a return specialist. He was the Pac-12 Freshman of the Year.[5][6] In the 2014 Holiday Bowl he had a 98-yard kick return touchdown and a 71-yard touchdown reception in USC's 45 to 42 win.[7] He finished his freshman season with 50 tackles, three receiving touchdowns and two return touchdowns.

Jackson was named a Freshman All-American by Football Writers Association of America[8] and Pac-12 Defensive Freshman of the Year by the Pac 12 coaches.[9]

Jackson placed 5th[10] in the long jump (almost 26 feet) and 4th in the 4x100 meters 2015 NCAA outdoor track and field championship earning 2 all american awards. Adoree also won the 2015 Pacific-12 Conference Championship long jump.

References

  1. ^ "Serra's Adoree' Jackson aims to be unforgettable in every way - Los Angeles Times". articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  2. ^ "Adoree' Jackson - Yahoo! Sports". sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  3. ^ "Five-star athlete Adoree' Jackson commits to USC over UCLA, Florida, LSU - Campus Union". si.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  4. ^ "Serra's Adoree' Jackson a contender for multiple state track titles". dailynews.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  5. ^ "Adoree' Jackson Named Pac-12 Freshman Defensive Player Of Year - University of Southern California Official Athletic Site". usctrojans.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  6. ^ Fox Sports. "USC Trojans Adoree Jackson earns Pac-12 Freshman Defensive Player of the Year honors | FOX Sports". foxsports.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  7. ^ "USC's Adoree Jackson shines in Holiday Bowl win vs. Nebraska". nfl.com. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  8. ^ "FWAA > News > Freshman All-America Team". sportswriters.net. Retrieved 2015-02-11. 
  9. ^ http://pac-12.com/article/2014/12/02/pac-12-football-all-conference-team-announced
  10. ^ https://www.tfrrs.org/results/41405_2568045.html

External links

  • USC Trojans bio
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