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Jacob August
Jacob August

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Columbia, S.C.

High School:
Cardinal Newman

Last College:
Fork Union Military

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 247

Position:
TE

Experience:
PS


Walk-on who enrolled at South Carolina and joined the squad in January of 2014... shared Freshman Offensive Player of the Spring honors with Connor Mitch... provides depth at tight end and may also compete with the punters.

2013: Spent the fall at Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy where he was listed as a tight end, wide receiver, punter and placekicker on the post-graduate roster... coached by John Shuman... caught over 20 passes and a pair of touchdowns... also considered walking-on at Penn State and had scholarship offers from Southern Miss and Temple before electing to stay home at South Carolina.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Cardinal Newman in Columbia, S.C... coached by Brannon Tidwell... had walk-on offers from South Carolina and Georgia as a punter.

PERSONAL: Jacob August is a business administration major.