Jalen Camp
WR

Jalen Camp

#80

WR

Year Junior
Height 6-2
Weight 217
Hometown Cumming, Ga.
Last School South Forsyth
Jalen Camp

Biography

2017 (Sophomore): Played in all 11 games as the top receiver off the bench behind starters Ricky Jeune and Brad Stewart … Caught just one pass but it was a big one – a 49-yarder that gave Georgia Tech first-and-goal at the two-yard line and set up the Yellow Jackets’ first touchdown of the game at Virginia (Nov. 4).

2016 (True Freshman): One of six true freshmen that saw playing time for Georgia Tech … Appeared in 11 games as a reserve wideout and on special teams … Did not record any statistics.

High School: Amassed 84 receptions and 25 touchdowns over final two prep seasons, including 47 catches for 819 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior … Earned honorable-mention all-state recognition as a senior … Two-time all-county and all-region honoree … Served as team captain for a squad that went 11-2 and claimed region championship during his senior campaign, good for the best finish in school history … Hauled in five passes for 183 yards and three touchdowns, including TD receptions of 84 and 63 yards, in final high-school game, a 49-31 loss to Colquitt County in the 2015 Georgia 6A state quarterfinals … Also recorded 30 tackles and two interceptions for South Forsyth (coach Jeff Arnette) as a senior … Was also a three-year letterwinner in track and field (100-meter, 4×100-meter relay).

Personal: Full name is Jalen-Michael Omari Camp … Born July 10, 1998 … Son of Richard and Sharlonda Camp … Is one of four siblings – has an older sister and two younger brothers … Father, Richard, played football at West Georgia … Uncle, Ken Camp, played football at Auburn … Did not begin playing football until 10th grade … Also enjoys playing basketball … Majoring in business administration … Member of ACC academic honor roll.

 

CAREER HIGHS
Receptions: 1 at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Receiving Yards: 49 yards at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Longest Reception: 49 yards at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017