" I had a great time at Ball State," Battle said. "The campus was beautiful and I enjoyed the intensity of practice. I also loved how open armed the coaches were."
"Besides the beauty of the campus, the kindness of the players and coaches stuck out the most," Battle said. "Usually players and coaches aren't as open with you on your first day visiting. When I arrived there, I felt as if I were another player practicing on the field with the team."
Battle also was especially impressed with the offensive and defensive line coaches.
"The coaches I received attention from the most were Coach (Nick) Siatras and Coach (John) Strollo," Battle said. "I love the intensity they brought in practice and how open they were when talking to players and recruits who had questions in practice."
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