The Canal Winchester Times


Groveport's Jackson signs with Ashland

Groveport Madison High School senior Tyren Jackson signed Feb. 5 to play football at Ashland University.

Ashland is in Division II and is a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Last fall with the Cruisers, Jackson, a 5-foot-11, 185-pound safety, had 121 tackles with four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and three interceptions. He also had two punt returns for touchdowns and was named second-team all-district in Division I and first-team all-OCC-Ohio Division.

The Cruisers finished 1-9 overall and 1-6 in the OCC-Ohio last fall.