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Antonio Mallard
Antonio  Mallard
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Ellenwood, Ga.

High School:
Stockbridge

Last College:
Clark Atlanta

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 235

Position:
LB


2016 (Junior, Georgia Tech): Practiced with the Yellow Jackets but sat out of game action due to NCAA transfer rules ... Redshirted and has two seasons of eligibility remaining.

2015 (Sophomore, Clark Atlanta): Led team with nine tackles for loss for 34 yards and tied for team lead with four sacks (18 yards) ... Tied for sixth on team with 29 total tackles ... Tied for team lead with seven quarterback hurries ... Broke up one pass ... Recorded at least one tackle behind the line of scrimmage in seven of the eight games he played ... Tallied all four of his sacks over the final four games of the season, including one at NCAA Division I FCS Samford.

2014 (True Freshman, Clark Atlanta): Lettered as a true freshman defensive end.

High School: Three-year letterwinner as a defensive end at Stockbridge H.S. (coach Kevin Whitley) ... Named first-team all-county and second-team all-area as a senior ... Invited to participate in 2013 Coalition Bowl all-star game at Georgia Dome ... Helped lead Stockbridge to region championship as a junior in 2012 ... Graduated in top 10 percent of his class.

Personal: Full name is Antonio James Mallard ... Born Nov. 11, 1996 ... Son of Vincente and Carman Mallard ... Is a sneaker collector ... Involved in community outreach at Lindsay Street Baptist Church ... Started playing football at age seven ... Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Aspires for a career as an automotive engineer.