The Richmond Times-Dispatch all-metro Player of the Year in 2007, Clayton will be the ninth Hermitage player in six years to sign with a Division 1 program. According to Kane, the Panthers star signal caller will commit to Virginia Tech.
“Ju-Ju Clayton, quarterback of Hermitage High School, will commit to Virginia Tech today,” Kane wrote in an e-mail early this afternoon. “He will join former Hermitage teammate Alonzo Tweedy at Virginia Tech.”
In his senior season, Clayton threw for over 2,100 yards and scored a total of 27 touchdowns. A dual-threat from the quarterback position, he threw for 22 touchdowns and rushed for five scores in leading the Panthers to a Division 6, Central Region Championship.
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