Army head coach Stan Brock welcomed the newest members of the Black Knights' football program into the fold on Monday as he announced his club's 2008 recruiting class.
About Pleasants: Veteran presence on Army offensive front ... finished spring season listed as backup at left guard.
2010: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
2009: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
2008: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
High School: Three-time letterwinner at Woodrow Wilson High School ... captained team during senior season ... played offensive tackle ... two-time all-district selection ... was unanimous choice after season season ... preseason all-area choice prior to final campaign ... named team's Lineman of the Year ... helped team to three district championships ... earned bi-district titles in 2006 and 2007 ... claimed area championship in 2007 ... team went 22-2 overall and unbeaten in regular-season games over final two campaigns ... also lettered three times in baseball as first baseman and catcher ... two-time all-district pick at first base.
Personal: Born Oct. 10, 1988 ... given name is Jordan Ellison Pleasants ... parents' names are Lonnie and Chrystin Pleasants ... majoring in Environmental Geography.