Interview: Blake Carter

We caught up with Blake Carter just before his Signing Ceremony at school (LOI Day) and chatted with him about his decision to join the Black Knights of Army.

LB, Blake Carter, (6-0, 210), Woodlands HS (Houston, TX)

ArmySports.com: What was the most significant factor that led you to pick Army?
Blake Carter: It was too big of an opportunity to pass up for me. I like all the coaches there, I got along with everyone there. I like all the new facilities that are about to be completed.

ArmySports.com: What things are you doing to prepare yourself to play Division I football?
Blake Carter: Working out everyday {Blake starts laughing}. I'm lifting, running & swimming.

ArmySports.com: Have you already thought about what you want to study at West Point?
Blake Carter: Not yet.

ArmySports.com: You have the size to play LB or Sniper. What position are you being recruited at?
Blake Carter: I think one of the two inside spots.

ArmySports.com: Have you followed the recruiting of other players to Army?
Blake Carter: I have looked at the depth charts. I have gone online and clicked on the faces & roster and looked at the various players.

ArmySports.com: What is greatest experience as a football player so far?
Blake Carter: Our team competing in the State playoffs.

ArmySports.com: Congratulations on your decision to attend West Point and join the Black Knights.
Blake Carter: Alright and thanks!

Blake will be a direct appointment to West Point.


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