23 Rodney Reynolds
23 Rodney Reynolds
Height: 6-0
Weight: 229
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mt. Vernon, NY
High School: Rye Country Day School
Position: RB

2009: Got carries in four games and earned first varsity letter... 40 attempts for 121 yards and one score (Harvard)... Best game was 11 carries for 45 yards against Lehigh... Made some big plays with 11 carries for 35 yards and a TD against Harvard... Jim Keppel Award as Yale's offensive back MVP.

2008: One of the top runners on the JV team...Scored on three runs in a win over Harvard.

2007: Played LB and RB on JV team... Scored five TDs and rushed for 215 yards on 38 carries... Saw varsity action against Columbia as reserve TB.

2006: Played on JV team.

At Rye Country Day School: Played football, basketball, and baseball...Four-year letter winner in football and baseball...Three-year letter winner in basketball...Football team MVP...All-New England offense senior year in football...All-time leader in home runs for baseball team...2006 Big 4 Champions in football...2006 Golden Dozen Scholar-Athlete Team for the top 12 scholar-athletes in Westchester Country...2006 Urban League Black Scholar...Chris Mello Scholarship/Award from the Golden Dozen committee.

Personal: Rodney Jeremiah Reynolds is the son of Rodney J. and Lillian F. Reynolds...Hobbies include making and listening to music, poetry, reading, and writing...Ran sweet potato pie business, "Jeremiah's Pies"...Worked as baseball camp counselor...High school teammate David Thomas '08 played on the Yale football team...Second cousin, Evelyn Ashford, was an Olympic track gold medalist... African American Studies major... Davenport College resident.