Skyhawk Football | Jake Overbey - 18
|Height/Weight||6-2 - 195 lbs.|
BEFORE UTM: Transfers from Ole Miss, where he played baseball for the Rebels for the past two seasons…Was a record-setting signal caller for head coach Mickey Marley at University School of Jackson…Became the only player in USJ history to rack up two Division 2-A Mr. Football awards – capturing the award in 2009 and 2010…Was a three-time all-state selection (2008-10) and led the Bruins to a 30-6 record in his three seasons as a starting quarterback…Was a two-time Jackson Sun Football Player of the Year (2008, 2010) and was a three-time Region Player of the Year…Completed 62.1 percent of his passes (511-for-823) and threw for 8,035 passing yards and 102 touchdowns (against only 18 interceptions) for his career…Also added 1,044 rushing yards and 21 rushing touchdowns in his prep career…Played in 66 games for the Ole Miss baseball program from 2012-13, including 10 starts…Was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 10thround of the 2011 MLB Draft before choosing to attend Ole Miss… Was an all-state, all-region and all-district selection as a senior in 2011, when he hit .409 with 28 doubles, 10 homers, 54 RBI’s and 56 runs scored.
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