Tigers Offer NC Wide Receiver

Mario Melton, one of the top athletes from North Carolina, no longer has just one leader as the Clemson Tigers have moved high atop his list. CUTigers.com caught up with the outstanding athlete from High Point and we've got the latest on his new offers and leaders.

WR Mario Melton
6-2, 190, 4.45
TW Andrews High School
High Point, North Carolina

The talented quarterback led T Wingate Andrews to the state semifinals as a junior. Melton recently ran a 4.45 and had a 31 inch vertical at the Shrine Bowl combine in Charlotte.

Melton's current offer list includes Clemson, Wake, Duke and North Carolina. "Clemson and Wake are my two leaders," said Melton.

Coach O'Cain has made a great impression on this prize recruit. "I really like Clemson. They are willing to go all out for you."

Summer camp plans include Clemson and Wake Forest. Melton had planned to camp at Clemson last weekend but was unable to attend.

The Tigers are recruiting this top athlete as a receiver. "They want me to come down to Clemson so they can see me catch." Melton could pull the trigger on a commitment at any moment. " I want to commit as soon as possible. Hopefully by fall."

Woody Dantzler is Melton's favorite Tiger of all time. We will continue to keep you posted on this outstanding athlete from North Carolina, right up through signing day 2004.

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