Three-star visitor?

Shamir Jeffrey is one of the south's top 2011 recruits. The three-star athlete from Matthews (SC) Calhoun County attended South Carolina's junior day last weekend and could make a trip through the Bluegrass state this weekend.

Interest in Shamir Jeffrey's recruitment is heating up.

Jeffrey, a 6-2, 190-pound three-star quaterback/wide receiver from Matthews (SC) Calhoun County, already holds offers from Kentucky, Oregon, East Carolina, Georgia Tech, South Carolina, Auburn, Tennessee, Kansas State, Illinois and Kansas State.

Jeffrey, whose brother signed with USC, recently made a visit to South Carolina's junior day. This weekend, he's considering visiting both Louisville and Kentucky.

One look at the offer sheet tells you everything you need to know about Jeffrey's ability – he's a big-time athlete. Now, programs are trying to sort out where to play him – as an athletic quarterback or physical wide receiver.

Jeffrey moved from wide receiver to quarterback last season and threw for more than 1,800 yards in only seven games.

"People who want to stay in the game are saying that he's got a chance to play quarterback," Calhoun County coach Walt Wilson told Scout.com "He's got to decipher who's serious about him at quarterback."

Though he doesn't have much experience at quarterback, Jeffrey showed potential as last season. "At quarterback he's pretty sound," Wilson said. "He's just been playing there for a short time but his fundamentals are so good. This kid can make every throw from the pocket. When you sprint him out, that's the cherry on top because he can pull it down and run with hit. He would rather throw the ball. He always looks to pass. When everything else breaks down, then he'll run. We have to beg him to run sometimes."


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