Amir Knox
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Amir  Knox

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Bakersfield, Calif.

High School:
Ridgeview HS '17

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 177

Position:
DB

Major:
Managerial Economics


02/01/2017

Hawkins rolls out record NLI signing class

New Aggie mentor signs FCS maximum 30 incoming recruits on February 1

DE ANZA HS '17: Versatile athlete overall, playing four years of football, three in track & field, two in basketball... Posted 89 tackles with 11 interceptions and 6 touchdowns as a defensive back in 2016... Made 75 stops with a pick as a linebacker in 2015... Played for head coach Dennis Manning... Twice earned all-area distinction, including second-team as a junior and first-team as a senior... Made All-South Yosemite League first team in each of those seasons, a promotion from second-team honors as a sophomore... Member of basketball team that enjoyed 28-3 overall record, 10-0 SYL ledger and Central Section runner-up finish in 2015-16... Named as Outstanding Defensive Player for Pro Way at Central Valley 7-on-7 tourney... Won SYL title in 400 meters and finished third in both 200 and 800 during junior-year track season... Advanced to 2016 Central Section championship after running 51.12 quarter at area meet... Member of Ridgeview Leadership Principal's Club.


PERSONAL: Born in Bakersfield, Calif.... Plans on majoring in economics with an emphasis in marketing... Also plans on minoring in communication... Mother is Jeannetta Love.