6 - Jonathan Edwards
Jonathan Edwards
Height: 5-8
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Roanoke, VA
High School: North Cross School
Position: RB
Junior: Became the Bears' go-to tailback, leading the team in carries... Ranked second on the team in rushing with 293 yards on 86 carries, an average of 3.4 yards per carry, a long of 28 yards, and an average of 36.6 yards per game... His five touchdowns (30 points) ranked fourth on the Brown team in scoring... Tied for ninth in the Ivy League in scoring with an average of 3.8 points per game... Rushed for a career-high 4 touchdowns against URI, carrying 25 times for 60 yards... Rushed for 60 yards on just 8 carries with a career-long 28 yards against Holy Cross... Had a 39-yard kickoff return against Duquesne... Sophomore: A varsity letterman who had carries in three games for the Bears... Rushed 5 times for 23 yards in Brown's victory over Georgetown... Rushed 10 times for 70 yards in Brown's annual Spring game... Freshman: Ran for 69 yards in the Spring game... Secondary School Background: A graduate of North Cross High School where he lettered in football, baseball and basketball all four years... Served as captain his senior year for all three sports... Named First Team All-State and First Team All-Conference... Holds school record for rushing yards in a single game with 333-yards... Holds school record for baseball with over 130 career stolen bases... Honor Roll student.... Recipient of the Daughters of the American Revolution Citizenship Award... Received the Mark Higgins Excellence in Sports Award, which is given to the senior who most exemplifies excellence in sports, scholarship and citizenship... Personal: Jonathan Justin Edwards, born March 7, 1987... Son of Bobby and Pamela Edwards... Has a sister, Shaun... Enjoys music and playing the guitar... Concentrating in Business Economics.