George Bento Commits to Jacksonville State University in Alabama over 20+ Offers

George Bento Commits to D1 FCS powerhouse Jacksonville State in Alabama
Spring 2019

Other Offers: Charleston Southern, James Maddison, Wagner, St. Francis, Robert Morris, Fairmont State, Urbana, Tusculum, West Virginia State, Concordia, Chowan State, West Virginia Wesleyan, West Alabama, Wingate, North Greenville, Catawba, Tiffin, Charleston, Glenville State, Wayne’s State & Anderson Broadus.

2018 Highlights:

Palmetto Prep Post Graduate Columbia South Carolina
Team Captain
Defensive End

 2017 Senior Highlights

2017 Highlights: 

8A Florida All State, 8A Florida TFL Leader (33) 9 games, 8A Florida All Area, Defensive Player of the Year Readers Choice, Team Defensive MVP, Team Captain, 3 Year Varsity Starter 

A three-year high school varsity starter, played senior year at 8A St. Lucie West Centennial for Head Coach Jamar Chaney …had 83 tackles, 33 TFL’s, 11 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 pass deflection,1 blocked kick as a senior in (9) games …2017 All Area Defensive Player of the Year Readers’ Choice Scripps TCPalm …1st Team All-Area Defensive Line Scripps TCPalm …2017 2nd Team 8A Florida All-State Defensive Line …2017 8A Florida regular season TFL Leader (33) MaxPreps …2017 Rated Top 5 Defensive End ESPN 106.3 West Palm Beach Florida …Rated Rivals 2 star prospect …SLW Centennial Team Captain …SLW Centennial Team Defensive MVP ….selected to play in Blue Grey All American Game ...NUC All American Game ...Diamond Sports All American Game ...Offense-Defense All American Game ...finished varsity high school career with 185 tackles, 61 TFL’s, 26 sacks, 4 forced fumbles, 4 pass deflections & 1 blocked kick (27 games)

George Bento
2019 Freshman
Jacksonville State University
FCS - D1

6'2 - 280 - DL/DE
Cell Phone (772) 209-2611

George Bento Action Shot Profile Picture
2017 St. Lucie West Centennial High School

Team Captain
Team Defensive MVP
3 Year Varsity Starter
8A Florida All Area 1st Team DL

8A Florida All State 2nd Team DL

8A Florida TFL Leader (33) DE

TCPalm Defensive Player of the Year "Reader's Choice"
Stats: 83 Tackles, 33 TFL's, 11 Sacks, 31 QB Hurries, 2 Pass Deflections, 3 Forced Fumbles, 1 Blocked Kick
George Bento Action Shots 2018

Bench 30+ 225, 405+ MAX, Squat 545+, Power Clean 295+, 40 - 4.82, 5-10-5 4.34, Vertical 30, Broad 8'8", Hard Worker, Good Student, High Character