52  Justin Haydock
Justin Haydock


Louisville, Ky.

High School:
St. Xavier

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 227




  • Verizon Academic All-America nominee (2002)
  • SEC Academic Honor Roll (2001)

    Played well in a reserve role last season and hopes to win a starting inside linebacker position in 2003 ... Going into fall practice, he is bracketed with Jon Sumrall as a starter ... Former walk-on who has earned a scholarship ... Heady player who earned an Academic All-America nomination last season ... Has played in 10 games.

    2002 (Sophomore): Played in 10 games as a reserve linebacker ... Accounted for 25 tackles, with a career-high five vs. Georgia ... Had two pass breakups ... A blocker on the kickoff return team that helped Derek Abney have two KOR for touchdowns ... Strained hamstring forced him to miss the Indiana and Middle Tennessee games.

    2001 (Sophomore): Redshirted.

    2000 (Freshman): Played for the UK junior varsity.

    High School: Three-year letterman and two-year starter for St. Xavier HS in Louisville, a perennial power in the Kentucky Class AAAA (highest classification) ranks ... Helped St. X to a three-year record of 35-7 and state championships in his senior and sophomore years ... Had 124 tackles as a senior, including seven for loss ... Made five interceptions, returning one for a touchdown ... Most Valuable Player of the 1999 state championship game when he made 18 tackles in the title win over Bryan Station ... Charted 118 tackles and three interceptions as a junior ... Two-year all-district pick and also honorable-mention all-state for two years ... Coached by Mike Glaser ... Three-year letterman on the wrestling team, helping St. X to the state championship his junior year ... Member of the school chorus ... Peer leader and student ambassador.

    Personal: Full name is Justin Patrick Haydock ... Born 2-28-82 in Louisville ... Son of Robert and Rosemary Haydock ... Robert played football at Louisville ... Major is management.

    The Cats' Cause: Participated in the UK Schoolhouse Rock academic pep rally for fourth- and fifth-grade students (2001) ... Participated in a service event at UK Children's Hospital (2002) ... Participated in service events at Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary School, the Boys and Girls Club, and the Relay for Life (2003).

    Haydock Career Statistics

    Year  Position    G-GS Tackles  TFL-Yds. Sacks-Yds. PBU
    2002  Linebacker  10-0   25        0          0      2

    Haydock Game-by-Game Statistics

    Opponent        Tackles TFL-Yds. PBU
    Louisville         4       0      0
    Texas-El Paso      0       0      1
    Indiana            INJ
    Middle Tennessee   INJ
    Florida            3       0      0
    South Carolina     1       0      0
    Arkansas           4       0      1
    Georgia            5       0      0
    Mississippi State  3       0      0
    Louisiana State    2       0      0
    Vanderbilt         3       0      0
    Tennessee          0       0      0
    Totals            25       0      2
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