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Xavier Melton
Xavier Melton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Lakeland, Fla.

High School:
George Jenkins

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 291

Position:
Defensive Tackle



2009: Did not play.

High School: Three-star prospect by Rivals.com ... recorded 56 tackles, including 12 for loss and seven sacks, and recovered three fumbles his senior season ... first team All-Polk County as a senior and honorable mention as a junior ... team defensive MVP as senior ... honorable mention All-Class 5A by the Florida Sportwriters Association ... first team FACA All-District 12 as senior ... also scored on three two-point conversions as a running back his senior year ... coach was Pat Dooley.

Personal: Given name is Xavier Vanshard Melton ... born April 13, 1990 ... health and fitness major ... has seven siblings: Josiah, Ethan and Anthony Melton, Darryl and Chris Clarke, and Cornelius and Brittany Toney.