Meet WR Javess Blue

WR Javess Blue, 6-0, 190 pounds

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From UK bio: Second-team National Junior College Athletic Association All-American during his sophomore season at Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kansas. Also was named first-team all-conference. Ranked as the nation’s No. 14 junior college player by Led the Grizzlies in receptions with 65, receiving yards with 1,064 and receiving touchdowns with 12. Ranked in the top-10 nationally in each category. Averaged 28.8 yards per kickoff return and 11.2 yards on punt returns. Helped the team to a 11-1 record in 2012, winning the Region VI Championship before falling in the Graphic Edge National Championship Bowl. Grizzlies were the Region VI Champions, KJCCC Champions and played in the Citizen’s Bank Bowl his freshman season. Great freshman season with 27 receptions for 586 yards, a 21.7-yard average, and three touchdowns. Coached by Troy Morrell at Butler Community College. Big-play receiver at Lake Wales (Fla.) HS … Caught 88 passes for 1,774 yards and 20 touchdowns, averaging 20.2 yards catch, during his final two seasons at LWHS. Helped team advance to the Class AAA state semifinals his junior season with an 11-2 record. Clocked at 4.41 seconds in the 40-yard dash. Coached in high school by Rod Shafer. Name is pronounced “JAY-vess.”

About Jennifer Smith

Jen Smith has been a sports writer at the Herald-Leader since 2000, covering everything from high school sports to auto racing to various University of Kentucky sports. A native of Louisville and a graduate of the University of Kentucky (much to the dismay of her Louisville graduate mother and Indiana graduate father), Jen now resides in downtown Lexington with her husband and two young sons. You can follow her on Twitter @jenheraldleader or send her an email at
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