Alston Orji


Height 6'2"
Weight 240
Position LB
Class Sophomore
Hometown Rockwall, Texas
High School Rockwall

As a Freshman (2018)
• 11 games played
• One of 12 true freshmen to see action
• Four tackles (two solo)

The Alston Orji File
• Prepped at Rockwall (Texas)
• Four-star prospect by Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports
• Texas’ ninth-best recruit by Rivals
• Varsity letters in football, basketball and track
• Senior team captain
• 87 tackles, 19.5 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, forced four fumbles and five passes defended as a senior
• Led team to three bi-district championships (2015-17)
• 2017 all-region
• 2016 all-region
• Born in Dallas
• Full name is Alston Chizoba Orji
• Son of Mariam and Willy Orji
• Mother is a surgeon
• Father is a computer engineer
• Two younger brothers, Anfernee and Alex
• Anfernee plays football at Vanderbilt
• Honor roll student
• Active with Rockwall community improvement and strategic planning committees
• Nigerian American
• Undeclared on a major