Third-year wide receiver Stephen Dolphus is playing bigger, looking for a spot in Georgia Tech football's passing game in 2018
2017 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in three games -- vs. North Carolina (Sept. 30), at Clemson (Oct. 28) and at Duke (Nov. 18) ... Did not record any statistics.
2016 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Named first-team all-state by the Atlanta Journal Constitution and honorable mention all-state by the Georgia Sports Writers Association as a senior ... Also earned first-team all-region and second-team all-Middle Georgia recognition following final prep campaign ... Named second-team all-region and honorable-mention all-Middle Georgia as a junior ... Two-time first-team all-conference honoree ... Caught 52 passes for 832 yards and nine touchdowns as a senior and had 47 receptions for 819 yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior ... Broke school record for career receptions that was previously held by his brother, Shannon Smith ... Four-year letterwinner under coach Shedrick Risper at Westside H.S. ... Served as team captain as a senior ... Participated in 2015 North-South All-Star Game ... Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete ... Also was a four-year letterwinner as a power forward in basketball.
Personal: Full name is Stephen Elijah Dolphus ... Born Dec. 10, 1997 ... Son of Stephen Dolphus and Keisha Robinson ... Has an older sister and an older brother ... Brother, Shannon Smith, is a wide receiver at West Georgia ... Began playing football at age eight ... Enjoys playing basketball ... Majoring in literature, media and communication.