81 Adrian Hope
81 Adrian Hope
Height: 6-1
Weight: 210
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ocala, Fla.
High School: Vanguard
Position: OLB

High School: 2017 graduate of Vanguard (6A) High School...football coach was Edwin Farmer...two-year starter at defensive end who registered 145 tackles and a school and Marion County record 56 sacks in his prep career...two-time Florida All-State selection...earned third team honors as a junior and first team accolades in 2016...2015 FloridaHSFootball.com Class 6A All-State Elite Team pick (2016 Team will be announced later this month)...tallied 62 tackles and 24 sacks as a senior in keying Vanguard to a 10-2 record, second straight district championship, and state playoff quarterfinal appearance...had 10 tackles, five sacks, and seven quarterback pressures in a 20-7 win over Buchholz...compiled 77 tackles, 26.5 sacks, and five forced fumbles in a 9-3 junior campaign...two-time Ocala Star-Banner Defensive Player of the Year and all-area selection.

Personal: Full name is Adrian Jerell Hope...born August 15, 1999, in Ocala, Florida...son of Alvin and Lovely Hope, Jr....has a brother, Alvin, and two sisters — Amani, and Amayah.