12 JeMar Lincoln
12 JeMar Lincoln
Height: 6-1
Weight: 192
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Waycross, Ga.
High School: Ware County
Position: QB

High School: 2017 graduate of Ware County (5A) High School...football coach was Franklin Stephens...played quarterback, safety, and also punted...named 2016 Georgia Sportswriters Association All-State second team at the athlete position...selected 2-5A region player of the year after rushing for 1,083 yards and 16 touchdowns while also passing for 886 yards and 10 scores (no interceptions) on an 8-4 team that won the region crown and advanced to the state playoff quarterfinals before falling to eventual state champion Rome...averaged 37.1 yards on 19 punts...compiled 1,659 yards in total offense and 13 touchdowns in 2015, his junior year, in helping Ware County go 11-3 on the way to the state playoff semifinals (lost to Glynn Academy, 24-16)...two-time all-academic team pick...also exceled in basketball...scored a school record 45 points against Appling County and went for 30 against fifth-ranked New Hampstead...two-time all-region choice in hoops.

Personal: Full name is Amarius JeMar Lincoln...born May 26, 1999, in Savannah, Georgia...son of Jerome and Jeanette Lincoln...has a sibling, Jaeden...father played basketball at Savannah State...uncle, Mel Blount, was a standout defensive back at Southern University and later with the Pittsburgh Steelers, where he played on four Super Bowl Championship teams...was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1989.