Donald Fitzgerald - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Donald Fitzgerald


Class Junior
Height 6'8"
Weight 305
Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
High School Hillsboro

As a Sophomore (2020)
• Did not experience action

As a Freshman (2019)
• Did not experience action

The Fitzgerald File
• Prepped at Hillsboro (Tenn.)
• Three-star prospect by ESPN and 247Sports
• Played only season of high school football
• Led team to 9-4 record and 2018 state quarterfinal appearance
• 2018 Class 6-5A all-region
• 2018 all-city
• Varsity letters in basketball
• Full name is Donald Odimegwu Fitzgerald
• Born in Lagos, Nigeria
• Son of Boniface and Esther Odimegwu
• Adopted son of Maurice and Cynthia Fitzgerald
• Four brothers (Tochukwu, Nonso, Marcus and Maurice Jr.) and three sisters (Ify, Amara and Chiamaka) in blended family
• Enjoys watching science documentaries and listening to Ted Talks
• Majoring in medicine, health and society