Jared Young
29  Jared Young
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Kennewick, WA

High School:
Kamiakin

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 185

Position:
LB

Experience:
1V

Age:
19


COLLEGE: Saw action in all 11 games last season ... Credited with 10 tackles, including 6 solos ... One letter ... Played in one game in 2007 ... WWU Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week ... Redshirt in 2006.

HIGH SCHOOL: First-team Tri-City Herald all-Area pick as senior at Kamiakin High School ... Unanimous first-team all-Big Nine Conference choice as wide receiver on offense and first-team choice as linebacker on defense ... Selected to play in East-West all-star game ... Had 48 receptions for 603 yards and 4 touchdowns, and returned 10 kickoffs for 271 yards ... Credited with 76 tackles, 27 behind line of scrimmage, forced 4 fumbles and recovered 2 ... Team co-captain and team MVP ... As junior was second-team all-conference as receiver, linebacker and punter ... As sophomore was honorable mention all-league on squad the reached quarterfinals of Class 4A state playoffs ... Started and lettered three years ... Also earned three letters in both basketball and track.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in secondary education or finance/marketing.