AJ Newberry - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

AJ Newberry


Height 6-0
Weight 200
Hometown Grand Prairie, Texas
High School South Grand Prairie

• Unanimous three-star prospect by 247Sports, Rivals, ESPN and On3, with an 85.75 rating from th On3 Industry Composite
• Rated the No 35 running back in the class by Rivals
• Slotted the No. 123 prospect in Texas per 247Sports
• Chose Vandy over offers from Colorado, Georgia Tech, Nebraska, SMU, Indiana, Tulane and California
• Eclipsed 2,000 yards to total offense and 24 touchdowns as a senior
• Helped South Grand Prairie to the 6A D1 playoffs, running for 71 yards and two touchdowns in area round against Prosper
• Runs track with personal bests of 21.68 in the 200 meters and 11.18 in the 100 meters
• Played for coach Laban DeLay at South Grand Prairie