Three true freshmen, one transfer join Georgia Tech football’s roster
Georgia Tech's inaugural early signing class has a chance to be special, especially on special teams
High School: Rated as a four-star prospect by ESPN ... Was the nation's No. 28-ranked defensive tackle in his class, according to ESPN ... Recorded 66 tackles in 18 games over two seasons at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. ... Helped IMG post a perfect 20-0 record against what was widely regarded as the nation's most challenging high school schedule during his two seasons with the program ... Spent his first two prep seasons at Dacula H.S. ... Coached at IMG by Kevin Wright and at Dacula by Tommy Jones ... Graduated a semester early and enrolled at Georgia Tech in January 2018.
Personal: Full name is Takudzwa Kurai Chimedza ... Born Dec. 12, 1999 ... Son of Kurai and Gertrude Chimedza ... Is the middle of three siblings ... Was born in Philadelphia, Pa. ... Grandfather, Steven Chimedza, was a professional soccer player in Zimbabwe ... Sister, Ruva, played soccer at Southern Wesleyan University in Central, S.C. ... Majoring in business administration.