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Jaqwis Dancy
Jaqwis  Dancy

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Junction City, Ark.

High School:
Junction City HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 194

Position:
Running Back

Birthdate:
04/22/1997

Experience:
1L

11/18/2017

LA Tech Rushes Past Miners, 42-21, in El Paso

The Bulldogs rushed for 343 yards on the ground in the 21-point victory

11/18/2017

Postgame Notes

Notes from Tech's 42-21 win over UTEP.

11/07/2017

LA Tech Weekly Football Press Conference Transcript: Nov. 7

Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. CT Saturday at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston

10/07/2017

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs fall to Blazers, 23-22

10/07/2017

UAB Upsets @LATechFB at Legion Field

Barnes' game-winning FG blocked as time expires

11/18/2017

Louisiana Tech at UTEP

Louisiana Tech at UTEP Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 Sun Bowl Stadium El Paso, Texas

10/17/2015

Louisiana Tech at Mississippi State

Louisiana Tech Football at Mississippi State

2016: Redshirted after he was diagnosed with stage 3 Hodgkin lymphoma in early October of 2016 ... Endured four months of chemotherapy treatments and radiation at St. Jude's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, before learning he was cancer-free on Feb. 9, 2017 ... Officially returned to the field during spring practice in April 2017.

2015: Saw action in all 13 games, totaling 17 kickoff returns for 296 yards with a long of 47 yards ... Also recorded five total tackles (three solo, two assisted) on punt coverage ... Totaled 103 all-purpose yards in his first collegiate appearance against Southern (9/5) with two rushing yards, 30 receiving and 71 kick return yards ... Recorded 27 all-purpose yards on two kick returns against WKU (9/10) ... Returned one kickoff for 13 yards against Kansas State (9/19) ... Assisted on a tackle against FIU (9/26) ... Returned a kickoff for 17 yards against ULL (10/3) ... Returned four kickoffs for 76 yards against UTSA (10/10) ... Returned a career-high five kicks for 58 yards against Mississippi State (10/17) ... Returned two kickoffs for 34 yards against Middle Tennessee (10/24) ... Recorded a solo tackle against North Texas (11/7) ... Registered one solo tackle versus Arkansas State (12/19) in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.

High School:
A three-star rated recruit ranked 63rd nationally among running backs by Rivals in the 2015 class ... Expected to graduate from Junction City High School in 2015 ... Lettered in football, track, basketball and weight lifting ... Three-time state championship game MVP while leading his team to three consecutive state championships ... Ran for over 5,300 yards and 60 touchdowns in his high school career ... Averaged 19.6 yards per carry ... 2014 Arkansas State Farm Player of the Year h Named all-area offensive player of the year ... Coached by David Carpenter.

Personal: Jaqwis Dizhante Dancy ... Son of Sean and Debra Dancy ... Born on April 22, 1997 in Homer, Louisiana ... Has three siblings, JaNyran Dancy, Jyran Dancy and JyRezhia Nathan ... Chose Louisiana Tech over SMU ... Recruited by Tim Rattay.

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