Jamel Harbison
Jamel  Harbison

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Mallard Creek HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
Wide Receiver


OVERVIEW: Earned a four-star ranking by ESPN, which also rated him as the No. 32 wide receiver in the nation and the No. 11 player in North Carolina • deemed a three-star prospect by both Rivals.com and Scout.com • ranked as the No. 29 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com and the No. 148 wide receiver in the nation by Scout.com • ranked as the No. 20 player in North Carolina by Super Prep magazine • explosive wide receiver with a thick build • has the ability to play inside or out • good burst off the line • reliable hands • good speed • will take a hit after making the catch • good body control, displays a knack for coming down with jump balls and contested passes.

HIGH SCHOOL: Currently attends Mallard Creek High School • helped lead his team to a 13-1 mark and a berth in the state semifinals during his senior season • also helped lead Mavericks to three straight I-MECK league championships • tallied 21 touchdowns with more than 50 receptions as a senior • recorded 52 receptions for more than 800 yards and 14 scores as a junior • stood out at Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas, returning a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown in that game • also a standout baseball player, he batted .329 with two home runs and 28 RBIs as a junior • coached by Michael Palmieri.

PERSONAL: Jamel Harbison was born Jan. 19, 1994.

Pronuciation Guide: Juh-MEL HAR-bih-son

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