Jailen Ruth - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#37 Jailen Ruth Season 2023-24


Class Freshman
Height 6'3"
Weight 200
Hometown Hawthorne, Fla.
High School Hawthorne

NIL on Opendorse

As a Freshman (2023) 
• Played in four games

The Ruth File
Unanimous three-star prospect by 247Sports, Rivals, ESPN and On3, with an 85.47 rating from the On3 Industry Composite
• Rated the No. 76 edge prospect by ESPN
• Ranked as the No. 107 signee in Florida according to On3
• Chose Vandy over offers from Washington State and Iowa State
• Helped Hawthorne to three straight state championship games
• As a senior, had 27 TFLs and 19 sacks in 10 games
• Had 49 sacks for his career
• Played basketball and ran track.
• Boasts personal best of 48.4 in the 400 meters
• Went undefeated and won Class 1R state title as a senior
• Enrolled at Vanderbilt in January 2023