Amari Henderson
Amari  Henderson

RS Sophomore

Charlotte, NC

High School:
Mallard Creek

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185



Florida State @ Wake Forest

Florida State @ Wake Forest


Wake Forest at Appalachian State

Wake Forest at Appalachian State (Sept. 23)


Wake Forest vs. Presbyterian

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons defeated the Presbyterian Blue Hose, 51-7, on Thursday, Aug. 31 at BB&T Field.


Wake Forest vs. Syracuse

Wake Forest battled on Oct. 8, 2016 at BB&T Field.


Wake Forest Football vs. Indiana

Wake Forest football defeats Indiana, 33-28, on Sept. 24, 2016 in Bloomington, Indiana.

2016 (Redshirt Freshman)
Recorded 20 tackles as a redshirt freshman, the second-most among Deacon corners ... Season-high four tackles vs. Syracuse and Temple ... Had a pass break-up at Duke (9/10) and two pass breakups vs. Delaware ... Recorded three tackles and two PBU vs. Indiana (9/24) ... Had a key end zone interception at end of the first half vs. Syracuse (10/8) ... Added four tackles vs. the Orange ... Missed the Florida State game after suffering an injury in practice the week of the game ... Led the team in passes defended with 10 ... Had 9 PBUs and an interception ... Finished 10th in the ACC in passes defended (0.91 per game) ... On the field for 645 snaps in 2016, the most among returning corners ... Earned his first varsity letter.

2015 (True Freshman)

High School
Team captain as a junior and senior ... A 3 star recruit by 247, ESPN, and Scout ... Named AP first team all-state in 2014 ... Named Charlotte Observer Defensive Player of the Year ... Named the Defensive MVP of the state title game ... Collected 25 tackles, 29 pass break-ups, and nine interceptions as a senior ... Had 16 interceptions, 58 pass break-ups, five sacks, six blocked field goals, & seven blocked punts during prep career ... Helped the Mavericks to the North Carolina 4AA state title in 2013 & again in 2014 with a win at BB&T Field ... Team posted a 15-1 mark in 2014 ... Coached by Mike Palmieri.

Son of Dori Scott and Antez Henderson ... Born Sept. 8, 1997.

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