Jaquan Henderson
Jaquan  Henderson

Covington, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200



#TGW: Ready to Shine

Coming off a terrific spring, sophomore LB Jaquan Henderson is poised to light it up in Georgia Tech's new defensive scheme in '18


Jackets Drop Double-OT Heartbreaker in Season Opener

Georgia Tech football falls, 42-41, despite Marshall's record-breaking debut as a starter

2017 (True Freshman): Saw action in all 11 games as a true freshman, primarily on special teams ... All six of his tackles came on special teams (three on kickoffs, three on punts) ... Six special-teams tackles ranked fourth on the team ... Was one of nine true freshmen that saw action for the Yellow Jackets.

High School: Rated as a four-star prospect by ESPN and Scout ... Tabbed as the nation's No. 23-ranked outside linebacker by ESPN (No. 25 OLB by Scout) ... Tallied 60 tackles, three sacks, two forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries as a senior ... Coached by Terrance Banks ... Four-year letterwinner and two-year team captain ... High-school teammate and co-captain with fellow Georgia Tech teammate Josh Tukes.

Personal: Full name is Jaquan Hugh Henderson ... Son of J.C. and Sandy Henderson ... Youngest of five siblings ... Began playing football at age six -- "It was a family thing" ... Majoring in business administration ... Has eyes on a career as a funeral director.

Tackles: 2 vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Solo Tackles: 2 vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017, 2017