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Johnathan Joseph
Johnathan Joseph

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rock Hill, S.C.

High School:
Rock Hill

Last College:
Coffeyville JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 187

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
04/16/1984

Experience:
1VL


2005 Preseason >> One of the fastest players on the South Carolina roster ... Is fully healed from the season-ending injury he sustained early in 2004 season, evidenced by the fact that he earned the team's Outstanding Defensive Back Award during spring practice ... Made two tackles and broke up a pass in the Garnet and Black Spring Game.

2004 >> Starting cornerback in the season's first two games, but had his season cut short after breaking his foot in the first quarter of the Georgia game ... Was ticketed to have a big season, but following surgery, he spent the remainder of the year rehabilitating from his injury ... In the two games he appeared in, he made three total tackles - two in the season opener vs. Vanderbilt and one vs. Georgia in the second game of the year ... Forced a fumble against Vanderbilt and also broke up a pass vs. the Commodores.

JUNIOR COLLEGE >> Ranked as the 31st-best JUCO player in the nation by College Football News ... Earned All-Conference honors as a defensive back at Coffeyville in 2003 ... Recorded three interceptions for 62 yards and one touchdown a year ago, while making 43 tackles and notching a sack to go along with two pass break ups ...Played for Coach Jeff Leiker at Coffeyville ... Chose South Carolina over Florida.

HIGH SCHOOL >> Recorded 127 tackles as a senior at Northwestern High School ... Had seven interceptions and four touchdowns ... Played in the Shrine Bowl ... Earned All-State honors in football and All-Region honors in both football and track.

PERSONAL >> Born April 16, 1984 ...Major is criminal justice.

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