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Jakyron Young
Player Profile:
Jakyron Young 3099448
Position: Cornerback
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 160
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ocilla, GA
High School: Irwin County

Overview
All-Gulf South Conference defender returning to West Georgia for his third season of collegiate football ... comes into 2017 with 69 career tackles and 13 career pass breakups ... played as a backup in his true freshman season of 2015, then was the starter at cornerback in 2016. 

2016
Started in all of the Wolves' 11 games ... had 55 tackles and was fifth in the Gulf South Conference with nine pass breakups on the year ... had a career-high 10 tackles at home against West Alabama on October 1 ... named Second Team All-Gulf South Conference in his first year as a starter. 

2015
Played in 11 of the Wolves' 14 games, coming off the bench in all 11 ... Had 14 tackles on the year, includng a sack as a true freshman in helping UWG to a trip to the NCAA Semifinals ... had four pass breakups and one interception. 

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