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Chris Barfield

AP
Position
5'10''
Height
205 lbs.
Weight
Freshman
Class
Richmond, Va.
Hometown
L.C. Bird HS
High School

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played running back and defensive back at L.C. Bird High School for head coach Troy Taylor … three-year letterwinner … team captain, Great American Rivalry Scholar-Athlete Award recipient … Great American Rivalry Scholar-Athlete All-American … 2018 Touchdown Cub of Richmond Wells Fargo Man of the Year … also competed in track & field and was a 4×4 state qualifier as a freshman … member of the FIRST robotics challenge team … while at L.C. Bird he was a member of the Spanish Club, National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, Key Club, Engineering Club, Student Leadership Board and Senior Class President … represented L.C. Bird at diversity day at the University of Richmond … volunteered at the YMCA … member of the L.C. Bird Success Program and created the SAFE program, which is designed to help student-athletes with academic struggles through upperclassmen mentoring … son of Lena and Chris Barfield Sr. … has an older sister, Breonna … sister has autism and he hosted a Student v. Faculty basketball game at L.C. Bird to raise money ($1,000) for the Richmond Autism Integration Network … attended the same high school as former UVA All-American and current Minnesota Viking, Anthony Harris.