Jaylen Jackson
Jaylen  Jackson

Brunswick, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195




#TGW: Special Class

Georgia Tech's inaugural early signing class has a chance to be special, especially on special teams

High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by 247Sports/Scout ... Named first-team all-state and Georgia Region 2-6A Player of the Year after hauling in six touchdown receptions on offense and three interceptions on defense as a senior in 2017 ... Scored on a 105-yard interception return during senior campaign, the longest interception return in Brunswick H.S. history ... Named region's Defensive Player of the Year as a junior in 2016 ... Helped lead team to region co-championship as senior ... Two-time captain ... Three-year letterwinner ... Coached by Sean Pender ... Four-year basketball letterwinner that helped lead team to state championship as a freshman (2015) and state runner-up finish as a junior (2017) ... Also a two-year letterwinner in track and field ... Honor roll student ... Member of National Honor Society and Beta Club.

Personal: Full name is Jaylen Jamario Jackson ... Born March 29, 2000 ... Son of Dwayne Jackson and Varonica Myrick ... Has two brothers ... Started playing football at five years of age ... Was heavily involved in volunteer work throughout high school, including delivering meals to people in need on Thanksgiving ... Is an undecided engineering major ... Is considering pursuing careers in engineering or physical therapy.