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Ricky Jeune
Ricky  Jeune
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Spring Valley, N.Y.

High School:
Saint Joseph Regional (N.J.)

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 212

Position:
WR

Birthdate:
12/03/1993


11/12/2017

#TGW: Tech-tical Genius

Georgia Tech football mixed in the long ball and mixed up the Hokies in Saturday's win over No. 17 Virginia Tech

11/04/2017

Jackets Drop Another Heartbreaker, 40-36

Virginia scores winning TD with 1:22 to go to drop Georgia Tech football to a hard-luck 4-4 on the season

10/23/2017

#TGW: Leading the Way

Wide receiver Ricky Jeune is a big part of Georgia Tech football's offense -- as a pass-catcher and a blocker

10/21/2017

Jackets Dominate Second Half in Homecoming Win Over Wake

Georgia Tech football outscores Demon Deacons by 22 points in second half of 38-24 victory

10/12/2017

Inside The Chart: "Jeune" in October

How Ricky Jeune, Georgia Tech football's quiet wide receiver, is catching attention in his senior season

11/04/2017

Georgia Tech at Virginia (USATSI)

Images from the Yellow Jackets hitting the road to face the Cavaliers in ACC action

09/23/2017

USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech

USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech

09/09/2017

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

09/04/2017

Football - CFA Kickoff vs. Tennessee (Photos by Danny Karnik, Austin Foote, and Kyle Hess)

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

09/04/2017

Georgia Tech vs. Tennessee (USATSI)

The Yellow Jackets open 2017 on Labor Day against the Volunteers in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic.

2016 (Redshirt Junior): Started all 13 games at wide receiver ... Led team with 25 receptions and ranked second on the squad with 427 receiving yards (tops among wideouts) ... Caught at least one pass in 11-of-13 games ... Opened the season strong with three receptions for 45 yards in win over Boston College (Sept. 3) ... Hauled in a 26-yard catch on third-and-10 late in the ballgame that moved the Yellow Jackets into the red zone and set up the Jackets’ game-winning touchdown with 35 seconds remaining in the 17-14 victory over BC ... Caught three more passes for 57 yards in home-opening win over Mercer (Sept. 10) ... Managed just three catches over the next three games but rebounded for three receptions for 55 yards and his only touchdown of the year (31 yds.) at Pittsburgh (Oct. 8) ... Had a season-high four receptions for 51 yards versus Georgia Southern (Oct. 15) ... Followed up with a season-high 85 yards on three receptions versus Duke (Oct. 29) (including a season-long 40-yard catch) ... Picked up 40 yards on only rush of the season at North Carolina (Nov. 5) ... Caught three passes for 59 yards, including a critical 42-yard reception on third-and-four late in the ballgame that all but sealed the Jackets’ 33-18 win over Kentucky in the TaxSlayer Bowl (Dec. 31).

2015 (Redshirt Sophomore): Started all 12 games ... Led all Jackets receivers in receptions (24), yards (520) and touchdown receptions (four) ... Made first career start vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Caught 23-yard pass from Tim Byerly - his first career reception ... Caught six-yard pass in start vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Had 11-yard reception at Notre Dame (Sept. 19) ... Recorded then-career highs for receptions (four) and yards (91) at Duke (Sept. 26) ... Also hauled in first career TD against Blue Devils ... Caught three passes for 42 yards vs. North Carolina (Oct. 3) ... Recorded career-long 46-yard TD pass at Clemson (Oct. 10) ... Caught two passes for 44 yards including TD vs. Pitt (Oct. 17) ... Hauled in 33-yard catch vs. Florida State (Oct. 24) ... Set career highs for receptions (five) and yards (103) at Virginia (Oct. 31).

2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in 12 games in late-game series and on special teams ... Did not record any stats.

2013 (True Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Saint Joseph Regional H.S. in Montvale, N.J. ... Earned three varsity letters for coach Tony Karcich ... Served one year as team captain ... Helped lead football team to two state championships ... Earned all-state honors three-consecutive years ... Owns school records for receptions and receiving yards ... Recorded 36 receptions and 10 touchdowns as a senior in 2012 and had 41 receptions for 12 touchdowns as a junior in 2011 ... Also played on basketball team.

Personal: Son of Joseph and Bengique ... Born Dec. 3, 1993 in Nyack, N.Y. ... Has two older brothers ... Chose Georgia Tech because of football program, school and city of Atlanta ... Majoring in business administration.



CAREER HIGHS
Receptions: 5 at Virginia, Oct. 31, 2015
Receiving Yards: 103 at Virginia, Oct. 31, 2015
Receiving Touchdowns: 2 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Longest Reception:
 80 yards vs. No. 17 Virginia Tech, Nov. 11, 2017
Rushing Attempts: 1, twice - last vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Rushing Yards: 40 yards at North Carolina, Nov. 5, 2016
Longest Rush: 40 yards at North Carolina, Nov. 5, 2016