Award winners honored during program’s annual banquet at Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center
2016 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in one game (Sept. 17 vs. Vanderbilt) ... Did not record any statistics ... Named Georgia Tech’s Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year for his efforts on the practice field.
2015 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Brookwood H.S., 2015 ... Lettered three years for head football coach Mark Crews, playing offensive and defensive line ... Also lettered three years in lacrosse for head coach Dru Ulloa ... Served as football team captain for one year and lacrosse captain for two years ... 2014 all-county scholar-athlete ... AP scholar and honors graduate ... Member of National Honor Society and Beta Club.
Personal: Full name is James Bailey Ivemeyer ... Son of Tina and John Ivemeyer ... Born March 7, 1997 in Valdosta, Ga. ... Has one sister, Abi ... Father, John, played football at Georgia Tech from 1981-84 and was teammates with the fathers of current Yellow Jackets Kyle Cerge-Henderson (Kevin Henderson), T.D. Roof (Ted Roof - Georgia Tech’s current defensive coordinator) and Bruce Jordan-Swilling and Tre Swilling (Pat Swilling) ... Father also played at Georgia Tech with current director of athletics Todd Stansbury ... Aunt, Joy, also graduated from Georgia Tech in 1987 ... Bailey chose Georgia Tech because of academics, tradition and great athletics ... Started playing football at age five and was inspired by dad ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.