Meet the Freshman Golden Lions — Jeremiah Young


RB • 6-foot-1, 215 pounds • Dollarway HS

High school accomplishments:

All-conference and all-state performer; leading rusher in conference; led team to 4A state semifinals as junior

What do you like about UAPB football?

“It didn’t take me long to become family. We developed quick. The first day. Everybody connected real fast.”

What brought you to UAPB?

“Coach (Keith) Saine (running backs coach) said they needed a big back. I always wanted to go somewhere somebody needed me.”

Favorite food:

Chicken

Favorite movie:

“Friday Night Lights”

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This is the 24th and last in a series of true freshmen who’ve joined the UAPB football team for preseason camp. Series by I.C. Murrell.