Q&A with LB Mike Humpal

One of the top overall athletes in the state of Iowa, Mike Humpal, joined MidwestRecruit.com's Chris Pool for this exclusive Q&A. What position will Mike play for the Hawkeyes? Also, find out a familiar name who happens to be his biggest inspiration in life.

Why did you pick the University of Iowa?

"Iowa is close to home and I had been looking at them for a while. They also had a great year."

What position will you play for the Hawkeyes?


Who is recruiting you from Iowa?

"Reese Morgan."

Is there someone in your life that you consider to be an inspiration or role model?

"My 4th grade teach, Mr. (Dennis) Pagel. He was also my junior high wrestling coach ."

Who is your favorite college or professional football player?

"Brian Urlacher."

What advice would you give an underclassman that will be going through the recruiting process next year?

"Take your time, go at your own pace and enjoy it. Make sure you do what you want to do and not what everyone else wants you to do."

What was your most memorable high school football experience?

"Probably our play-off game this year. We got beat but it was the only time our school ever made the play-offs, it was pretty exciting."

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