Football - Virginia vs. Maryland
Maryland caps off practice week Thursday, faces Virginia Saturday on Senior Day
Maryland and Virginia will play at 12:30 p.m. in Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium; Seniors to be honored prior to kickoff
A powerful, quick player who has played on both sides of the ball ... moved to running back during the spring of 2011 after spending two seasons in the defensive backfield.
As a Senior (2011): Did not see game action ... named special teams scout team player of the week for his work leading up to the NC State game (11/26).
As a Junior (2010): Played in three games as a reserve cornerback ... saw action vs. Morgan State (9/11), Wake Forest (10/30) and East Carolina (12/29) ... did not record any statistics.
As a Sophomore (2009): Did not see game action ... joined the team at the beginning of the season after not playing football his first two years at Maryland.
At Paint Branch High School: Ran track and played football for the Panthers ... recorded 65 tackles, including 18 tackles for loss and four sacks, and one interception as a senior while playing linebacker and defensive end ... finished fourth in the 100-meter dash at the 3A West Regional in 2006 ... placed 13th in the 3A State Championship in the same event that year ... placed 33rd overall in the 2006 Maryland Junior Combine ... outstanding student who graduated with a 3.2 grade-point average and was a member of the National Honor Roll and National Society of High School Scholars ... a recipient of the W.E.B. Dubois Scholarship ... active in the Relay For Life community service project ... coached my Mike Nesmith.
Personal: Born in Silver Spring, Md. ... parents are Floretta Doson Haynes and Eon Haynes ... father ran track and boxed in his birth country of Guyana ... an economics/international development major, with a minor in French.