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#88 Jacob Coons

Height 6-3
Weight 240 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Solon, Iowa
High School Solon

2017 – – Redshirted.

High school honors – – Earned third-team all-state honors by the Iowa Newspaper Association as a senior . . . earned first-team all-district honors as a junior and senior . . . honorable mention all-district as a sophomore . . .  Career – – Three-year football letterman as tight end, wide receiver, defensive end, and linebacker . . . helped prep team reach state playoffs three straight years, including quarterfinals as a senior . . . prep team compiled three-year record of 24-9 . . . recorded 29 receptions for 485 yards and five touchdowns as a senior, while totaling 25 tackles on defense, with seven tackles for loss and six sacks . . . as a junior recorded 10 receptions for 243 yards and three touchdowns . . . had 23 tackles as a junior, with one tackle for loss and one sack . . . as a sophomore recorded 17 receptions for 205 yards and two touchdowns, along with 15 tackles on defense . . . team captain as a senior . . . also lettered in basketball and track.

Personal – – Born 11/25/98 . . . communications major . . . parents are Kerri and Dan Coons . . . attended same high school at OL Dalton Ferguson . . . high school coach was Kevin Miller.