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Jesse Karnezis

Class: Freshman
Position: Ol
Height: 6-2
Weight: 260

Previous School: Asheville HS

Hometown: Candler, N.C.

• Graduated from Asheville High School, where he was a four-year letterwinner
• Recorded more than 100 tackles combined as a junior and a senior, with 14 sacks
• Missed most of his sophomore season with a knee injury
• N.C. Top 100 player
• Earned All-MAC, All-WNC and all-state honors during junior and senior season
• Named Most Outstanding Lineman on team as a senior
• Two-time Iron Man award winner
• Also named all-state in weightlifting
• School record holder in the power clean (335 pounds)
• Participated in baseball and basketball in high school
• Member of National Honor Society

• Son of Angelo and Teresa Karnezis
• Birthday is July 18
• Plans to major in physical therapy, with a goal of owning a physical therapy business