|Hometown (Last School):
||Tampa, Fla./Freedom HS
Started the final four games of his freshman season,
playing in 11 of the 13 games…had his best game of the
season against San Diego, racking up a season-best four
tackles, with one tackle for a loss – a sack on the final play
of scrimmage to clinch JU’s 30-29 win…picked up one of
his three sacks at #1 Appalachian State…had three tackles
against Drake and Valparaiso…had two forced fumbles
– one at Appalachian State and at Morehead State.
High School: Three-year starter at Freedom High School
in Tampa, Fla. under head coach Marquel Blackwel…as a
senior, he was a team captain for the Patriots and earned
team Defensive MVP honors…also named first team allcounty
on defense and second team all-county for his
offensive efforts…played in the Hillsborough County
All-Star game at the end of his senior season…also
completed on the track team as a senior…won the
district and regional titles in the discus throw…owns the
school records in the discus and shot put.
Personal: Born Feb. 28, 1990, in Tampa, Fla…son of Jezreel
Fines…has a sister, Genesis…majoring in education.