Elijah Drummond

#41 Elijah Drummond

TE/FB | r-Fr. | 6-0 | 232 | Bridgeport, W.Va. | Bridgeport HS

2016 (Fr.)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Played for coach Josh Nicewarner at Bridgeport High
  • Earned All-State 2A First Team honors at linebacker by West
  • Virginia Sportswriters Association
  • As a senior, played in 14 games, finishing with 37 carries for 323 yards and six touchdowns
  • Had 77 tackles, including 10 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and an interception
  • Three-time All-State 2A in baseball


  • Birthday is November 19
  • Son of Kevin and Cynthia Drummond
  • One of two children
  • Majoring in exercise physiology
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

Award Winners for the Texas Game

By Mike Montoro | November 13, 2016

The West Virginia University football coaching staff has named its award winners for outstanding performances in the Mountaineers 24-20 win over Texas at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, Nov. 12.