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Kwontie Moore

250 lbs.
Norfolk, Va.
Norfolk Christian
High School
Kwontie Moore - Football - Virginia Cavaliers

– Appeared in all 12 games with 10 starts … finished the season tied for No. 2 in the ACC with three fumbles recovered … made three tackles against No. 9 Notre Dame … recorded six stops against William & Mary … notched two tackles against Boise State … returned a fumble 15 yards for a touchdown at Pitt after Mike Moore forced the fumble on a sack … made five tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss against Syracuse … forced one fumble and recovered it on the Orange’s first offensive drive … made one tackle at North Carolina, but his hit on Tar Heel quarterback Marquise Williams aided in him throwing a pick to UVA’s Quin Blanding … made three tackles at Louisville … recorded 2.0 tackles for loss, including a strip sack against the Cardinals that Micah Kiser recovered … made three tackles and recovered a fumble against Duke … made five tackles against Virginia Tech … also recorded 1.0 tackles for loss against the Hokies. 2014 – Appeared in 10 of UVa’s 12 games … made one start at No. 2 Florida State at defensive tackle … played first career game on the defensive line against No. 7 UCLA … finished season with eight tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks … made first tackle of the season in conference win over Louisville … recorded one tackle at BYU … notched two tackles including first career sack for a loss of 16 yards against Kent State … made one tackle at Georgia Tech and No. 2 Florida State … notched a sack and forced a fumble against Miami. 2013 – Appeared in two of UVa’s 12 games … saw time against BYU and Oregon … made two stops against the Ducks. 2012 – One of nine true freshmen to made debut for UVa … made collegiate debut against Richmond … appeared in all 12 games seeing most of his time on special teams … had a season-high 12 playes on defense against Richmond … made for tackles on the season … made one tackle in four seperate games (UR, PSU, MD, WF).

Played linebacker for head coach Heath Gibbs at Norfolk Christian … all-state and All-Tidewater first-team defense for the second year in a row … led the Ambassadors in tackles, with 109, for the fourth season in a row … four stars by ESPN, Rivals and Scout … rated the No. 3 inside linebacker nationally by Rivals … SuperPrep All-American … All-American … the No. 50 prospect on’s 247Sports’ Top 100 … second-team All-American … played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl … took part in ESPN’s third annual Champion Gridiron Kings event at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. … also took part in Nike’s The Opening, a competition for many of the country’s most elite high school football players … ranked the No. 4 prospect out of the sate of Virginia by Rivals … high school teammates with fellow UVa teammates Mario Nixon and Wilfred Wahee.