DJ Woodmore

1 - DJ Woodmore

Height: 6-3
Weight: 184
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Virginia Beach
High School: Landstown
Position: Guard
Major: Communications
  • "I made Virginia Wesleyan my top choice because the atmosphere at VWC is one of a kind, and the school is close to home.  Coach Macedo (David) and Coach Dunleavy (Brad) showed the most interest and made me feel welcome at all times."
  • Selected Virginia Wesleyan over the College of William and Mary, Barton College, Randolph-Macon College and Christopher Newport University

Collegiate Accomplishments

  • Academic Dean Scholarship recipient

Prep Accolades

  • Averaged 14.3 points, 7.2 rebounds and three assists per game as a senior
  • Helped lead Landstown to a 21-0 Beach District record and a 22-3 mark overall
  • Helped Landstown to the 2010 Beach District championship and a berth in the regional tournament
  • Two-time All-Beach honoree, first team as a senior
  • All-Eastern Region and All-Tidewater honorable mention honoree as a senior
  • Helped Landstown to a 23-5 record as a junior 
  • National Honor Society member
  • Recognized as one of Hampton Roads 200+ Scholars, honoring black males graduating from public and private schools with a 3.0 or better grade point average

Personal

  • Son of Gloria and Daryl Woodmore Sr.; mom attended Old Dominion University
  • Has one sister, Chelsea, a student at Virginia Commonwealth University 
  • Enjoys the music of Drake and vacation time in Miami
  • A fan of LeBron James and actor Will Smith
  • Favorites include the movie "Fast and Furious"
  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "Intelligent young gentleman with tremendous athletic ability."
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "To lead the team to a national championship."
  • People might be surprised to know: "I was noted as gifted when I was in the first grade."
  • The most influential person in my life is: "My parents. They support me in every way possible."