Position: Running Back
Height /Weight: 6-1 / 225
Hometown: Ridley Park, Pa.
High School: Ridley HS
At Delaware: First-year player and part of the 2012 recruiting class • bruising runner with outstanding size • could see action as a freshman as a short-yardage runner.
High School: Standout at running back and linebacker at Ridley High School in nearby Delaware County (Pa.) for head coach Dennis Decker • named first team all-region running back by easternpafootball.com • earned All-Central League honors by the Philadelphia Inquirer three times, including first team honors at running back in 2011 • three-year All-Delaware County pick by Delaware County Daily Times, including first team laurels on defense as a senior • played in second annual Chesapeake Bowl in December • named Central League Player of the Week in September when he rushed for a school-record 270 yards and four touchdowns vs. Marple-Newtown • Pennsylvania Big 33 Hot 100 Prospect List • took part in Under Armour 360 Combine in Baltimore, Md. in May, 2011 • rushed for 1,250 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior • led Ridley teams to a three-year mark of 32-7 and two league titles • team went 13-2 and won district title in 2009 • rated a 3-Star Prospect by Rivals.com.
Personal: Jalen Patrick Randolph • son of Patrick and Julie Randolph • father is currently the wide receivers coach at NCAA Division III Ursinus (Pa.) College • father was one of the all-time great running backs in Pennsylvania history our of Ridley HS and enjoyed an outstanding career at West Virginia University • relative of Mike Randolph, who played football at Delaware in 1975-77.Back To Football Home Football Story Archive