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Malik Washington

194 lbs.
Graduate Student
Lawrenceville, Ga.
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2022 – Named the ACC Offensive Receiver of the Week (9/25).

2023 –
Established career-highs in receptions (10), receiving yards (170) and touchdowns (2) against NC State (9/22) and earned ACC Offensive Receiver of the Week honors. Had touchdown receptions of eight yards and three yards in the contest.  The 170-yards receiving were the 12th most ever in a game by a UVA wide receiver … With 119 receiving yards vs. JMU, 141 at Maryland and 170 against NC State, Washington became the third Cavalier ever (Dontayvion Wicks – 2021 & Germane Crowell – 1997) to record three-straight 100-yard receiving games in a season.

2022 (Senior): Three-time Academic All-Big Ten … 2021-22 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar … third-team All-Big-10 selection by Pro Football Focus … set career-highs with eight receptions and 97 yards in a win over Nebraska … hauled in seven receptions for 51 yards against Duke … posted four catches for 76 yards and a touchdown against Southern Illinois … made eight catches for 81 yards against Miami (OH) … finished the season with 65 catches for 694 yards and 1 score. 2021 (Junior): Finished second on the team in receiving yards (587) and receptions (45) … appeared in all 12 games and made seven starts … matched a career-high with three receptions in the season-opener against Michigan St.  … caught his first-career touchdown against Indiana State  … tied his career-high with three receptions for 34 yards against Duke … brought in three passes for a career-high 64 yards against Nebraska … set new career-highs with five receptions and 84 yards, including a career-long 64-yard touchdown, to help beat Rutgers … brought in a career-high six passes for 63 yards against Michigan … caught six passes for 75 yards against Iowa … registered his longest catch of his season with a 46-yard reception against Purdue … capped off the season with six receptions for 74 yards in the finale against Illinois. 2020 (Sophomore):  Posted a career-high 30 receiving yards, including a 23-yarder, against Maryland … registered first career rushing attempt that went for eight yards at Purdue … tied for career-high in receptions vs. Wisconsin (11/21). 2019 (Freshman): Appeared in 11 games, hauling in six passes for 25 yards … caught two passes in his first collegiate game, a win over UNLV.

High School: Three-star recruit No. 54 athlete nationally (247Sports) … registered 792 receiving yards and five touchdowns with 287 rushing yards and nine scores as a senior … finished prep career with 29 total touchdowns … named Team MVP and Regional Player of the Year as a senior … three-time first-team All-Region … two-time All-County  … named the 2018 Gwinnett Athlete of the Year  … three-time Scholar-Athlete … 2016 Athlete of the Year … 2015 Gwinnett Newcomer of the Year … led Parkview to a 10-0 record in the regular season and a 2018 Regional Championship … also lettered four times in track … claimed a state and national championship in 2017 in the 4×100 meter relay  … honor roll student…pursuing a masters degree in Higher Education.