Florida Gators signee profile: Linebacker Jesiah Pierre

Jesiah Pierre

School: Mount Dora Christian Academy

Hometown: Mount Dora, FL.

Height: 6-2

Weight: 207

Position: linebacker

Rivals Ranking: 3-star

Recruited by:  Ron English

Enrollment date: January of 2019

Notable: Pierre was originally committed to Miami but flipped to the Gators after Florida offered him during the summer. Pierre is a versatile linebacker who also played some running back in high school.

Quotable: “We talked about the whole agenda of how they do things,” Pierre said on what they said when they talked ball with him. “They just say when I come up there to be ready to work and that was just the whole picture of it. I’m not sure where I will play yet but I feel like I will stick with Coach [Christian] Robinson a lot but they can do anything with me.”

















Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for Rivals.com, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.