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Jonathan Burgess

Class: Junior
Position: OL
Height: 6-2
Weight: 305

Previous School: Brookpoint HS

Hometown: Stafford, Va.

2014 Team Captain

2013 (So.):
• Big South second-team all-conference
• VaSID second-team all-state
• Saw playing time in 11 of 12 games and started nine contests at left guard
• Finished the year tied for the highest grade on the offensive line
• Led the team with 69 knockdowns
• Allowed one sack during the season
• Versatile player who also served as back-up center
• Helped Liberty set a program record with 36 rushing touchdowns
• Liberty ranked second in the Big South in rushing yards per game (184.1)
• Liberty led the Big South and ranked No. 6 in the country in passing efficiency (155.64)
• Liberty also finished the year No. 16 in the country in scoring offense (37.3 points per game), No. 11 in third-down conversion percentage (35.2), No. 13 in red zone offense (87.3 percent) and No. 21 in time of possession (32:06)
• During the offseason, set a new program record for an offensive lineman with 385 pound power clean

Previous School:
• Transferred to Liberty from Virginia State

• Graduated from Brookpoint High Point

• Birthday is on Aug. 27
• Majoring in criminal justice