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ARKANSAS ALL-PREPS MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR Jonahtan Adams, Jonesboro

Adams' decision on football works for Jonesboro

By Tim Cooper

This article was published June 18, 2017 at 2:41 a.m.

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After missing the first game of his sophomore season, Jonathan Adams (1) ended his career with Jonesboro by catching 139 passes for 2,633 yards and 45 touchdowns. He also was a standout basketball player and long jumper for the Hurricane.

Jonesboro wide receiver Jonathan Adams is shown in this file photo.

Adams at a glance

SCHOOL Jonesboro

SPORTS Football, basketball, track

HEIGHT 6-4

WEIGHT 200

NOTEWORTHY Adams has signed a letter of intent to play football for Arkansas State. … Caught 139 passes in his junior and senior seasons for a combined 2,633 yards and 45 touchdowns. … Averaged 18.8 yards a catch during his senior season. … Averaged 12.5 points and 7.5 rebounds a game as a senior for the Hurricane’s basketball team. … Won the Class 6A state long jump with a leap of 21-61/4. He finished third in the state high jump (6-2).

Jonathan Adams was not planning on playing football for the Jonesboro Hurricane his sophomore season, but he had a change of heart after watching his teammates earn an easy season-opening victory.

Jonesboro wide receiver Jonathan Adams is shown in this file photo.

Adams at a glance

SCHOOL Jonesboro

SPORTS Football, basketball, track

HEIGHT 6-4

WEIGHT 200

NOTEWORTHY Adams has signed a letter of intent to play football for Arkansas State. … Caught 139 passes in his junior and senior seasons for a combined 2,633 yards and 45 touchdowns. … Averaged 18.8 yards a catch during his senior season. … Averaged 12.5 points and 7.5 rebounds a game as a senior for the Hurricane’s basketball team. … Won the Class 6A state long jump with a leap of 21-61/4. He finished third in the state high jump (6-2).

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