Braelen Oliver
Braelen  Oliver

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Douglasville, Ga.

High School:
Douglas County HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 215

Position:
LB


OVERVIEW: A consensus three-star recruit • No. 42 ranked outside linebacker in his class and No. 62 overall recruit in Georgia by 247Sports.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attends Douglas County High School in Douglasville, Ga. • wore No. 2 for the Tigers • as a senior, recorded 164 tackles, 14 tackles for a loss, 5 sacks on defensive and 500 all-purpose yards on offense • helped team to a 10-2 record • named First Team All-State and Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Class 6A Defensive Player of the Year • received the 2017 Howard Thompson Trophy from the Douglas County School System, which is given annually to senior football player that represents best in academics, athletics and character • as a junior, notched 80 tackles • All-Conference in 2016 and 2017 • coached by Johnny White.

PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Lydia Oliver • has one brother (Brandon) and one sister (Bailee) • father, Michael, played baseball at Savannah State • brother, Brandon, played football at Georgia Tech • uncle, Alfred Hill, played football at Purdue.

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