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UVa Football Gets Commitment from 4-Star Linebacker

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) -

Four-star linebacker Jahvoni Simmons officially joined the UVa football team Tuesday evening.

Simmons selected the Cavaliers over several schools including Alabama, Virginia Tech, Miami, N.C. State, and Clemson.

The 6-foot-1 225 pounder was recruited by Virginia assistant Chip West out of Virginia Beach, where he played high school at Ocean Lakes.

According to recruiting sites, Simmons is rated the second best inside linebacker in the nation and the seventh highest rated player in Virginia.

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