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Jeremiah Knight
Jeremiah  Knight

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Jefferson, Ohio

High School:
Jefferson Area

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 196

Position:
RB

Overview: Jeremiah Knight joined the Ohio State football program in the summer of 2017 … selected as the 2016 Cleveland Area District IV Player of the Year and Ashtabula County Player of the Year for head coach Jim Henson … set a Jefferson Area single-season record with 2,233 yards and 25 touchdowns on his way to earning First Team All-Ohio honors in Division IV as a senior … had a string of four straight games with more than 220 yards … one season earlier, ran for 1,593 yards and 21 touchdowns … broke every school and county rushing record, including a 379-yard single-game performance against Lakeview … rushed for 5,850 career yards with 70 touchdowns, shattering the Ashtabula County record that was set in 1998 … averaged 11.1 yards per carry as a senior … three-year letterwinner in track and field … son of Dana Knight … has six other brothers and sisters.