47 Chris Jessup
47 - Chris Jessup
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Eastover, N.C.
High School: Cape Fear
Position: LB
Major: exercise adn sports studies


2010: Recorded a career and team-high 83 tackles this season, which ranked third in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)... an honorable mention all-conference selection... had the league's sixth-best marks in sacks (4) and tackles for loss (10)... led Guilford's tacklers five times and had two games with 10 or more stops... racked up a career-high 14 tackles (9 solo) and one sack against league-champion Washington and Lee University.... had eight tackles, including three behind the line of scrimmage, versus Hampden-Sydney College Oct. 30... two-year starter for the Quakers... has appeared in all 30 games the Quakers have played during his career... has recorded 189 career tackles, including 8.8 quarterback sacks among 19.5 tackles for loss... 2009: Ranked third on the team in tackles... averaged 6.5 stops per game, the ODAC's 13th-highest figure... finished third on the team and ninth in the league in sacks... had three games with a career-high 10 tackles... recorded a sack in each of the final three games of the year... made 10 stops and forced a fumbled that led to a Guilford score at Methodist University... made 10 tackles, including a sack, and forced and recovered a fumble in the season finale with Emory & Henry College... 2008: Guilford's sixth-leading tackler... best performance came against Bridgewater College when he recorded seven tackles, including one and a half sacks... another impressive performance came against Catholic University, when he had four solo tackles and three assists to finish with a total of seven tackles... Personal: Two-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll... Academic All-ODAC selection (08-09)... lettered three years at Cape Fear H.S. under coach Bobby Bennett… First Team All-Two Rivers Conference and second-team all-region selection… also lettered three years in wrestling... a state qualifier in wrestling… son of Randy and Cynthia Armstrong… french minor.