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Kam Robinson

227 lbs.
Tappahannock, Va.
High School
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2023 – Earned Freshman All-America honors from On3 (1st team), College Football Network (1st Team), The Athletic (2nd Team), College Football News (2nd Team) … one of two linebackers featured on Pro Football Focus’ All-Freshman Team … listed as an Honorable Mention on College Football Network’s All-ACC Team

2023 – Made collegiate debut against Tennessee (9/2) in the season opener … earned his first start against NC State, made 11 tackles (8 solo), the most by a UVA true freshman linebacker since Ahmad Brooks in the 2003 Continental Tire Bowl against Pitt. It was the most by any Cavalier true freshman defender since Quin Blanding in 2014 (5 double-digit tackle efforts).

Helped Essex to a 13-1 overall record and an appearance in the VHSL Class 1 state semifinals his senior season … 2022 Northern Neck Region Defensive Player of the Year … first-team all-VHSL as both a wide receiver and linebacker … earned First Team All-District honors as a wide receiver, linebacker and punter as well as Second Team All-District accolades as a punt returner … 2021 Region A and Northern Neck District Offensive Player of the Year … first team all-state as a wide receiver and Second Team All-State as a linebacker his junior season … in eight games played caught 39 passes for 1,014 yards and 11 touchdowns and on defense recorded 89 tackles including 10 tackles for loss and four sacks in 2021 … three-sport athlete at Essex, playing football, basketball and baseball … garnered VHSL Class 1 First Team All-State honors as a first baseman for the Essex baseball team in as a junior … averaged over 17 ppg as a junior on the Essex basketball team … four-star recruit according to 247Sports and a three-star according to ESPN, On3 and Rivals … ranked the No. 25 overall linebacker and the No. 8 linebacker in the Commonwealth of Virginia according to 247Sports … received 17 D-1 offers and chose Virginia over Florida State, Pitt, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia Tech, West Virginia … played for head coach Todd Jones at Essex High School…enrolled in UVA’s College of Arts and Sciences.