Juanyeh Thomas
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Juanyeh Thomas

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Year Freshman
Height 6-3
Weight 200
Hometown Niceville, Fla.
Last School Niceville
Juanyeh Thomas

Biography

High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports/Scout and Rivals … Played first two prep seasons at Walton H.S. (2014-15) before transferring to Niceville H.S. for final two campaigns (2016-17) … Three-time all-state and all-area honoree … Earned all-state recognition for the third-straight year as a senior in 2017, despite having only one interception as teams avoided throwing his way … As a sophomore in 2015, returned interceptions for touchdowns in five-straight games (a national high school record) and finished the season with a school-record eight INTs overall … Returned two punts for touchdowns as a senior in 2017, including a school-record 90-yarder … Served as a team captain at Niceville as a senior … Coached by John Hicks … Also played basketball and ran track … Honor roll student.

Personal: Full name is Juanyeh Ajah Thomas … Born June 24, 2000 … Son of Stephanie Thomas … One of five siblings … Brother, Azende Rey, plays football at Florida A&M … Juanyeh started playing football at age five … Enjoys volunteering his time to work with children and aspires to become a motivational speaker … Majoring in literature, media and communication.