49 Jake Pelton
49 Jake Pelton
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: So.
Hometown: Charlottesville, Va.
High School: Monticello
Position: DB

2010: Lettered as a first-year ... will look to gain a starting nod in the defensive backfield during his sophomore season.

2009: Received playing time in all 10 games during his rookie season as a defensive back and special teams player ... finished with 22 tackles, including 16 solo stops ... also had 3.0 tackles for a loss (-13), 1.5 sacks (-12) and one pass breakup ... logged career-best totals of four tackles in a 38-31 loss to Hampden-Sydney (10/17) and in a 28-21 win over Guilford (10/24) ... posted a solo sack in a 21-13 loss at Randolph-Macon (10/13).

High School: Lettered in football, basketball and baseball at Monticello High School … was a team captain for all three sports … helped lead the football team to a pair of district titles, two region crowns and the 2007 state championship … earned first team all-district and all-state honors as a wide receiver during his senior season … also garnered first team all-district and second team all-region honors as a defensive back … member of the Virginia All-Star team … named MVP of the baseball team.

Personal: Also a member of the W&L baseball team ... logged 15.0 innings in 10 appearances out of the Generals' bullpen ... undeclared major.