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Jake Dewease

DB
Position
6'0''
Height
205 lbs.
Weight
Sophomore
Class
Daleville, Va.
Hometown
Lord Botetourt HS
High School

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AT VIRGINIA
2020 – Appeared in five of UVA’s 10 games … made collegiate debut at No. 1 Clemson on special teams. 2019 – Did not appear in any games.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played wide receiver and defensive back at Lord Botetourt High School for head coach Jamie Harless … four-year letterwinner at Lord Botetourt … all-state defensive back in 2017 and 2018 … all-state wide receiver in 2018 … all-region defensive back in 2017 and 2018 … all-region wide receiver in 2018 … All-Blue Ridge District defensive back in 2017 and 2018 … All-Blue Ridge District wide receiver in 2017 and 2018 … All-Timesland defensive back in 2018 … Timesland Sizzlin’ Sophomore in 2016 … team captain in 2018 … played in the VHSCA All-Star game … owns the school record for career interceptions with 17 … made 27 receptions for 780 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2018 as a senior … also played baseball where he earned three letters … team captain for baseball in 2019 … All-Blue Ridge District third baseman in 2018 and an All-Blue Ridge District second baseman in 2019 … member of the National Honor Society … “A” Honor Roll all through high school … graduated with a 4.28 GPA … Lord Botetourt B’nai B’rith nominee … volunteer work includes Roanoke Rescue Mission, Cloverdale and Colonial Elementary School Carnival and American Legion Post … son of Amy and Andy Dewease … has a younger sister, Anna … father, Andy, played football and baseball at Emory and Henry College … enjoys fishing, kayaking, hiking, camping and golfing … major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVA’s College of Arts and Sciences.