A.J. Marshall

CB, FS · Wake Forest

A 2010 graduate of Southern Durham HS in Durham, N.C.

Led the Spartans to a 10-2 record in 2009 and a No. 1 seed in 4A East playoffs

Team was ranked eighth in the state in the final regular season poll

Named to the High School OT all-state defense first team in 2009

Received the Extra Effort award from WRAL-TV

Collected 75 tackles, four interceptions and 20 pass break-ups as a junior

A preseason all-state pick by the Charlotte Observer

Selected to the Champion Gridiron Kings by ESPN Rise

Rated one of the top 20 players in North Carolina by the Fayetteville Observer

Rated the No. 9 cornerback in the nation by Tom Lemming

Rated the No. 9 prospect in the state and the 22nd-best defensive back recruit in the country by Rivals

Rated the No. 19 player in the state by the Charlotte Observer

SuperPrep ranked him as the No. 20 player in the state

Played for North Carolina in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas

Helped the NC team post a 24-14 win over the Sandlappers

Member of the National Honor Society

Played on the 2001 Pop Warner national championship team

Had more than 15 offers including UNC, Oregon, Duke, Virginia Tech, South Carolina, East Carolina, Mississippi State, Baylor, West Virginia, Ole Miss and Syracuse

Recruited by Steve Russ.

Majoring in communication with a minor in entrepreneurship and social enterprise

Son of Athan Marshall, Sr. and Benita Jenkins

Born July 30, 1992.


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Physical Attributes:

Proj Rd: High
Height: 5-11
Weight: 189.0
Forty: 4.66
Arm: 30 1/4
Hand: 8 1/2
Wingspan: --

Pro Day Results:

Cone: 7.4
Bench: 11.0
Shuttle: 4.48
10: 1.63
20: 2.71
40: 4.66
BJ: 09'04"
VJ: 35.0

Combine Results:

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