Deon Long
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School:
Hargrave Military Academy
Coached by David Tauenner at Hargrave Military … rated as the top prep school prospect in the nation by rivals.com … coached by Craig Jeffries at Dunbar High School … Washington Post second-team all-met in 2008 … an all-Beltway first-team selection … an All-City Bowl selection … caught 35 passes for 840 yards and nine touchdowns as a senior … had a season-high five catches for 135 yards and a touchdown in Dunbar’s 60-6 win over Cardoza High School … against Good Counsel, had four catches for 116 yards, two touchdowns and returned a kickoff 98 yards for a touchdown … had 118 yards receiving and a pair of touchdowns in a 46-7 win over Wilson High School … Washington Post honorable mention all-met in 2007 … as a junior, he caught 70 passes for 1,189 yards, an average of 17.0 yards per catch and 15 touchdowns that season … had a career-high 188 yards receiving and two touchdowns in a 32-28 victory against Friendship Academy … caught 95 passes for 2,072 yards and 22 touchdowns during three varsity seasons at Dunbar … helped his team to records of 10-3 and 9-2 during his junior and season seasons … as a senior, helped lead Dunbar to an appearance in the DCIAA championship game … has a 34-inch vertical jump … also runs track … also offered by Michigan State, Duke, Illinois, Maryland, Pitt and Syracuse.