Daijah Jefferson
Forward

Daijah Jefferson

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Forward

Year Redshirt Freshman
Hometown Hopewell, Va.
Last School Hopewell
Height 6-2
Position Forward
Daijah Jefferson

Biography

2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll

2017-18 (Freshman): Redshirted the season due to injury.

PREP: Graduated from Hopewell High School in Hopewell, Va…Helped school to conference, district and region championships in 2017…Named Juan-Stephenson Classic Tournament MVP…First team all-state Virginia…2017 Conference and Regional Player of the Year…Nationally ranked No. 56 by ESPN…McDonald’s All-American nominee…Tabbed VHSCA All-Star and VHSCA All-Star Game MVP…Honor roll student all four years.

PERSONAL: Born November 3, 1998 in Rochester, N.Y….Parents are Tory and Celeena Jefferson…Has two siblings, twins Jalen and Malik…Father, Tory, played basketball for Rhode Island and Canisius…Chose Georgia Tech for the family-like atmosphere, education and city of Atlanta…Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as winning her high school’s first regional championship.