Daejgeon Love
Daejgeon Love

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Peoria, Ill.

High School:
Richwoods

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205

Position:
LB

Experience:
HS

02/05/2014

Redbird Football Signs 24 on National Signing Day

The class bolsters depth at key positions of wide receiver, linebacker, running back and defensive end.

Richwoods HS: Two-year varsity starter for head coach Roland Brown ... helped lead team to back-to-back playoff appearances ... first-team all-area and Mid-State 6 All-Conference selection as a senior ... recorded 41 tackles, nine tackles-for-loss and seven sacks a junior on way to being named a First-Team Mid-State 6 All-Conference selection ... also forced two fumbles and recovered a pair of fumbles ... helped team win the Mid-State 6 conference title in 2012.

Personal: Born December 26, 1995, in Peoria, Ill. ... son of Rufus and Rosie Battle ... plans to major in criminal justice.