School: Lee County Senior HS (Sanford, NC)
Vitals: 5'11, 185lbs, 4.6 40
Rankings: 34th overall prospect in NC (3 Star Prospect)
Picked Duke over offers from Virginia, East Carolina, Air Force, and others.
Last year (2006) at Lee County High School in Sanford, N.C. he had 126 carries for 1,048 yards and 12 touchdowns on offense. Defensively he recorded 73 total tackles, including 50 solo, picked off three passes and forced a fumble.
"They have a lot of upperclassman running backs getting ready to graduate, and the position will be wide open. Throughout the process the coaches have told me that I can come in and make a difference early. I've gotten to really trust them and I believe that's what I'll be able to do." - Jay Hollingsworth