Signee Q&A: Gavin Dickey

UFI had a chance to talk with incoming QB Gavin Dickey. Amongst other things, find out what position he is going to play at UF and his future with baseball.

What are you doing to prepare for the upcoming football season?

Right I'm doing track and baseball.  And I'm working out in the weight room.

 

What jersey number do you hope to wear next season?

I'm going to wear number 17.

 

What is your intended major?

I think I am going to probably major in criminology psychology or sports marketing.

 

Do you have a roommate preference?

Not yet.

 

What are your individual goals as a true freshman?

I want to challenge for the back up job as a true freshman.

 

What made you select UF over the other schools that recruited you?

It was the location, the school, the atmosphere, the players, the coaches, playing time, and the education.

 

What do you think of Coach Zook and the Staff he has assembled?

They are a great great bunch of guys.  I think I have now met every coach.  They're all great.

 

Will you be taking part in Florida's summer workout program?

I'm taking part in the summer workout program and I'm going to summer B.

 

Everyone wants to know if you will be playing Quarterback or a different position.  What is the status with that?

I'm playing quarterback, nothing else.

 

Is there any chance you will drop football for baseball? 

Right now with baseball I'm just playing it by ear. It depends on the baseball draft in June.  But right now I have no plans to play baseball.

 

Will you be at the Orange and Blue game?

Yes.

 

Are you fully qualified?

Yes.

 

Do you plan on redshirting?

Right now I have no plans on redshirting.  I plan on coming in and competing.


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