Jonathan Calhoun

Long Beach, Calif.

High School:
Verbum Dei HS '07

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185



2010: Started 4 of 7 games played, recording 11 solo tackles and 2 assists with an interception and pass breakup... Opened season with 3-0-3 tackles chart at Cal... Returned to regular action vs. South Alabama, picking up 3 tackles and a pick vs. Brennan Sim... Posted season-best 4 tackles (3-1-4) vs. Cal Poly.

2009: Played in 10 games, earning first career start vs. Western Oregon... Tallied 10 tackles (7 solos, 3 assists) with an interception and 2 pass breakups... First career pick came against Winston-Salem State's Jarrett Dunston at 2-minute mark in fourth quarter.

2008: Appeared in all 12 games... Finished year with 6 tackles (all solos) with 2 pass breakups... Enjoyed best game vs. North Dakota, posting 3-0-3 tackles chart and a PBU.

2007: Redshirted... Selected as Scout Defense Player of the Week after the North Dakota State game.

VERBUM DEI HS '07: Recorded 68 tackles, 8 interceptions and 14 pass break-ups as a senior, ranking 18th among cornerbacks by Cal-Hi Sports... Two-time All-Camino Real League honoree... Also named to Los Angeles all-area team as a senior... Helped lead team to 11-3 mark and Southern Section title... Won school's Most Dedicated Student-Athlete award... Played in inaugural East Meets West All-American Game in Orlando, Fla.... National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL: Born in Long Beach, Calif.... Majoring in sociology, but hopes for career in physical therapy... Parents are Wayne Calhoun & Jean Wright-Calhoun... Avid bowler, would probably play that sport at UC Davis if not for football... Sports hero is DeAngelo Hall... Non-sports hero is his VDHS football coach, Kendric Knox.