Pro Day was a golden opportunity to shine for NFL Scouts
No distance is too far for Calvin and Paula Days to travel to see sons Synjyn and Jabari play football
Vad Lee ran for two touchdowns and added a long scoring pass.
Tech scored TD's on each of Vad Lee's first three drives under center
Yellow Jackets have reason to be optimistic in 2013
Georgia Tech Football quarterback Synjyn Days took time out of his preseason schedule to speak with Mindy Hylton of RamblinWreck.com
Georgia Tech falls to Ole Miss in the Music City Bowl, 25-17
Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech
Georgia Tech vs. Virginia - UTSI
Georgia Tech vs. Syracuse - UTSI
Georgia Tech Falls to Virginia Tech In Whiteout Game, 17-10
Moved into a starting role at A-back midway through the 2013 season... in his second year at A-back after playing quarterback his first three seasons in the program... made the move to A-back prior to the start of the 2012 season... was the top back-up to starter Tevin Washington in 2011... his confidence, blocking skills and knowledge of the position have grown remarkably... has emerged as one of Tech's better blockers on the perimeter... his brother, Jabari Hunt-Days, is a junior linebacker on the Tech football team.
2013 (junior): Played in all 13 games and started the final seven games of the season... rushed 27 times for 93 yards and four touchdowns... had four receptions for 48 yards... had five rushing attempts for 14 yards at Duke (Sept. 14)... rushed for a touchdown vs. Syracuse (Oct. 19)... had a rushing TD at Clemson (Nov. 14)... had two rushing touchdowns and was the team offensive MVP vs. Alabama A&M (Nov. 23)... had two receptions for 26 yards vs. Georgia (Nov. 30)... had four carries for 24 yards and hauled in a 17-yard reception vs. Ole Miss in the Music City Bowl (Dec. 30).
2012 (sophomore): Played in all 14 games as a back-up at A-back and a member of special teams... rushed 23 times for 142 yards and one touchdown... averaged 6.2 yards per carry... rushed five times for 21 yards and a touchdown vs. Presbyterian (Sept. 8)... showed his A-back potential at Maryland (Nov. 3) when he rushed six times for 66 yards, including a long run of 41 yards... carried five times for 35 yards, including a run of 25 yards, at Georgia (Nov. 30)... had rushing attempts in both postseason games.
2011 (redshirt freshman): Saw action in six games as the top back-up to starter Tevin Washington... averaged 4.9 yards per carry and rushed for four touchdowns... completed 8-of-12 passes for 198 yards... recorded 435 yards of total offense... had an impressive career debut in the season opener vs. Western Carolina (Sept. 1)... rushed 14 times for 55 yards and a touchdown and completed all three of his passes for 94 yards, including a long of 66 yards... had career highs for rushing attempts (15), rushing yards (91) and rushing touchdowns (2) at Middle Tennessee State (Sept. 10)... rushed nine times for 68 yards and a TD in a win over Kansas (Sept. 17)... played against rival Georgia (Nov. 26) and rushed six times for 17 yards while completing 3-of-5 passes for 78 yards.
2010 (true freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Hillgrove HS... rated the 72nd-best prospect in the state of Georgia (Rivals)... rated the 69th-best prospect in Georgia (Superprep)... rated 43rd on the AJC Fab 50 list... three-time all-county and all-region selection... a two-time all-state performer... played in Cobb County Senior Bowl where he ran for a 60-yard touchdown... scored five touchdowns in a game two times... rushed for 75 touchdowns and threw for 30 TDs during high school career... played four seasons of football... also played one season of basketball and ran track for one season... led football team to second round of state playoffs... as a junior in 2008, threw for 800 yards and eight touchdowns... rushed for 1,050 yards while scoring 16 touchdowns.
Personal: Given name is Synjyn Skky Days... has two siblings - brother, Jabari Hunt-Days, and sister, Dhima Days... son of Calvin and Paula... born October 9, 1991 in Orlando... majoring in literature, media and communication.