Jelani Burton
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Mira Mesa HS '07

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 190

Position:
RB

Major:
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

2007: Redshirted... Selected as Scout Offense Player of the Week after the Sacramento State game.

MIRA MESA HS '07: Rushed for 524 yards and 7 touchdowns as a senior... Selected to San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic squad... Also made National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Hall of Fame for his academic achievement, citizenship and community service... Standout in track & field, qualifying for San Diego Section finals as a sprinter.

PERSONAL: Born in San Diego, Calif.... Majoring in mechanical engineering/material science & engineering... Parents are Billy & Suzy Burton... Career highlight was helping MMHS football team capture Eastern League title.