Javontae Jean-Baptiste

Hometown:
Oradell, New Jersey

High School:
Bergen Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 215

Position:
LB

 

Javontae Jean-Baptiste
Linebacker / 6-5, 215
Oradell, New Jersey / Bergen Catholic

A four-star prospect and top-10 rated prospect (No. 6) in the state of New Jersey ... played defensive line for Bergen Catholic High School - but is ranked among the Top 16 outside linebacker prospects - and head coach Nunzio Campanile, helping the school win the non-public Group IV state title this past fall ... first team all-New Jersey and NJ.com's Defensive Player of the Year ... in the state championship game, had two sacks, two TFLs, two pass breakups and a forced fumble in a 44-7 win over St. Peter's Prep ... contributed two sacks against Mater Dei, the nation's No. 1-ranked team ... keyed a fourth-quarter come-from-behind win over rival Don Bosco Prep with a tackle for loss on a third-and-short late in the third quarter ... two sacks and a forced fumble in a win over defending state champion Paramus Catholic ... finished his senior season with 88 tackles, 14.5 TFL and 11.5 sacks.